How to Give to IDEA


Giving by check or donating online. Your tax-deductible gift to the Fund for IDEA will be used for things like new research, outreach activities, and future Impact Grants.

the fund for idea - one fund, many benefits

  • Your donation will provide direct support for practitioners to create new knowledge in teaching and learning, as well as those working to enhance and improve campus climate. 
  • It will enable IDEA to hire and retain the best scholars, and gives our experts the resources they need to conduct a wide range of timely research projects and outreach activities that ensure a positive impact on teaching and learning. 
  • And this unrestricted funding also helps underwrite the core operations of IDEA. Donations go directly to support, among other things, new research and knowledge in teaching and learning, campus climate, assessment, faculty development, and student learning in higher education.

With contributions from generous donors and sponsors, we can increase our positive impact on teaching and learning and student well-being.

Consider a gift and make a meaningful impact on teaching and learning in higher education.

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The IDEA Center is a Section 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Your gift may qualify as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes. We suggest that you consult with your tax advisor to determine whether a contribution is deductible.



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