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Giving to the Department of Geosciences

Our department is, now more than ever, dependent upon non-state sources of funding in the form of endowments and personal donations. The continued success and improvement in our department depends upon the establishment of a stable endowment-based foundation. Would you please consider helping us in this critical endeavor?

Contributions in any amount are welcome. We are well on our way to establishing a class of students who are second-to-none in the country. Please consider helping the Department of Geosciences at TTU as we strive to be one of the premier teaching and research departments in the United States and the world.

Please make checks payable to the Department of Geosciences - TTU and designate your donation be applied to one of the following accounts:

  1. The John Brand Scholarship supports field research in stratigraphy and/or paleontology.
  2. The Alonzo Jacka Scholarship supports research in sedimentary petrology, especially as applied to hydrocarbon exploration & production.
  3. The Alton Wade Scholarship supports research in mineralogy, petrology, and geochemistry.
  4. The E A McCullough Graduate Endowment
  5. The Portnoy Liquidus Geoscience Research Endowment, which is designated to support students pursuing a MS in geology.
  6. The Alonzo Jacka Scholarship supports research in the field of sedimentary petrology, especially as applied to hydrocarbon exploration & production.

Mail checks to:

Chairperson
Department of Geosciences
Texas Tech University
Box 1053
Lubbock, TX 79409-1053

If your company has a matching gift program, please also send the contact information or matching funds request form.

Thank you for supporting the Department of Geosciences!