Financial support to carry out the Center’s mission to promote research and scholarly interactions are always greatly appreciated. Funds donated to the Center support a variety of activities.


Help strengthen the Center’s exciting and ongoing collaborative research initiatives between scholars and graduate students at UW-Madison, the US and globally. See current initiatives.


Support feminist scholarship by providing instructional replacements for faculty who compete in our annual Feminist Scholar Competition, which earns them a semester of paid research leave so they may concentrate on their current research projects and bring them to fruition.


Support graduate student dissertation research:

Support undergraduate research:


Help us build an international community of scholars in gender and women’s studies by donating to an initiative to bring women scholars from around the world to UW for a semester of research. Preference is giving to scholars from economically disadvantaged countries.

If you wish to donate and support the Center for Research on Gender and Women or specific initiatives of the Center please fill out on the online donation form.

If you have other questions or would like to talk about other giving opportunities, please contact Ann Lippincott, Managing Development Program Director, College of Letters and Science, University of Wisconsin Foundation at or 608-308-5320. You may also contact the Director of the Center for Research on Gender and Women, Janet Hyde,