Giving to Geography

Giving to Geography

The Department of Geography welcomes gift contributions from its alumni, friends, students and their parents, and employers. Gifts to the department may be designated to one of the following:


 A general fund used to support student travel, enhance teaching and learning resources, promote geography and meteorology in Illinois, recruit new students, and organize our annual Career Day.

Richard E. Dahlberg Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a degree in Geography with an emphasis in cartography or GIS.

William Morris Davis Graduate Research Award

Provides graduate students with partial support for thesis or non-thesis research.

Meteorology Achievement Awards

Funding Nancy C. Wick outstanding senior and Jack Villmow outstanding junior awards in meteorology.

For more information about these and other scholarships/awards follow the Scholarships link on the menu bar above.

For a printable Gift Form please follow this link.