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Primary Sources of Financial Support

Science Buddies is a 501c3 public charity. For more information or to discuss a donation, contact Tina Lanese:

Science Buddies is deeply grateful for the corporate and individual support we have received from the following organizations and people.

Current Corporate and Institutional Sponsors

(as of February 19, 2018)

Presenting Sponsor

Cisco Foundation

Einstein Sponsors


Copernicus Sponsors

Google's Making & Science Initiative

sponsor logo google making science
Astellas USA Foundation

logo sponsor Astellas USA Foundation

sponsor logo broadcom foundation

Darwin Sponsors

The Donaldson Foundation
Express Employment Professionals
Express Scripts Foundation
General Motors
Motorola Solutions Foundation
Novo Nordisk
Pentair Foundation

Newton Sponsors
Recognized in descending order, from larger to smaller gift

Amgen Foundation
Booz Allen Hamilton
Boston Scientific
Xerox Foundation
VWR International
The John W. Carson Foundation
Western Digital
DXC Technology
Alexza Community Fund
Southern California Edison
TE Connectivity
PPG Foundation
Waters Corp
Mylan Pharmaceuticals
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Jewish Comunal Fund
Yellow Brick Road

Academic Outreach Partners

Jean Brodie, PhD, University of California, Santa Cruz
Roland Kays, PhD, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Lisa Levin, PhD, Scripps Institute of Oceanography
Aaron Romanowsky, PhD, San Jose State University
UC Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology
Martin Wikelski, PhD, Max Planck Institute for Ornithology
Elizabeth Young, PhD, Amherst College

Donations in Kind

PI San Francisco
Salesforce Foundation
SAS Institute Inc., JMP® Statistical Discovery™
Shearman & Sterling, LLP, Menlo Park
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Sobrato Family Foundation
TaskRay software from Bracket Labs

Individual and Private Foundation Donations