Give to the UC Irvine Microbiome Initiative

Your Gift Makes A Difference

Thank you for considering a donation to the Microbiome Initiative at UC Irvine. Your donation will support microbiome education, research, student involvement and community engagement at UC Irvine and beyond.

Support Microbiome Research and Education

Your donation will empower students, faculty, staff, and community partners with the skills, tools, and relationships to lead the microbiome initiative at UC Irvine and beyond.

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$300 Donation

Sponsor an undergraduate’s research project or their attendance at a local conference.

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$10,000 Donation 

Sponsor an interdisciplinary microbiome research project that brings together labs with expertise across systems and supports nascent, groundbreaking research.

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$1,000 Donation

 Sponsor a workshop to train undergraduate and graduate students in microbiome analysis.

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$25,000 Donation

Bring together a working group of Initiative faculty, their trainees, and distinguished microbiome scientists from around the world to tackle questions that span microbiome systems by mining and analyzing publically available datasets.

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$3,000-5,000 Donation 

Create a fellowship to support a graduate student’s research as part of the Microbiome Research Fellows Program.


By clicking the button above you will be taken to UC Irvine’s eGiving webpage. The ‘gift designation’ field should be pre-populated with the UC Irvine Microbiome Initiative.