Giving to IGCC
Your gift will be put to immediate use to fund the efforts of the best and the brightest minds within the University of California as they work on pressing issues in international conflict and develop peaceful measures for international cooperation.
To make a donation, please use our secure web page or contact Dr. Angela Lintz to discuss options.
Herb York Memorial Fund (4949)
The Herb York Fund is an endowed fund to create global security fellowships. Dr. Herbert F. York (1921–2009) dedicated his career to national security and international peace. His achievements ranged from nuclear physicist for the Manhattan Project, founding chancellor of UC San Diego, and founding director of IGCC. He was the first director of Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, the first chief scientist of the Advanced Research Projects Agency, and advisor to six presidents. He was an early advocate of arms control and a nuclear test ban, serving as the chief negotiator for the Comprehensive Test Ban negotiations (1979–81).
To give IGCC global security fellowships, please give to the Herb York Memorial Fund.
IGCC Innovation Fund (1403)
The IGCC Innovation Fund is dedicated to immediate support of current and new IGCC programs. Donors have the choice to make a general donation to the fund or a dedicated donation to a particular program such as the Public Policy and Nuclear Threats (PPNT) Training Program, the Northeast Asia Cooperation Dialogues (NEACD), Development and Conflict Research (DACOR), or the Study of Innovation and Technology in China (SITC).
To make a dedicated gift, please indicate the program you would like to support in the comment field on the secure web form, or contact Dr. Angela Lintz..
Sources of Support
IGCC receives support from a number of public and private foundations, and from indviduals. IGCC funds the majority of its projects through competitive federal and state research grants and contracts.
IGCC's core support comes from the Regents of the University of California and the UC Office of the President (Office of Research).
Important foundation support has come from the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Ford Foundation, tthe Ploughshares Fund, the Ocean Foundation, the East Asia Foundation, the Earhart Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Pew Charitable Trusts, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, the Rockefeller Foundation, the W. Alton Jones Foundation, and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership.
Additional funding has been provided by the National Science Foundation, the U.S.Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Institute of Peace, the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission, Japan's National Institute for Research Advancement (NIRA), and the Canadian Centre for Foreign Policy Development.
To learn more about IGCC, please see the IGCC Year In Review 2010.