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Thank you for your interest in supporting the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics. Your support will help us spread our grant dollars further and continue to maintain and improve our outstanding educational and research programs, and we invite you to partner with us!

Donate Now to Support:

BCBP Department Fund (#343655):

This fund provides valuable support for our Department, permitting flexible, timely, and effective responses to the challenges of maintaining our teaching and research environment. It directly supports important initiatives such as our seminar programs and annual retreat with a wide-ranging impact on our faculty, trainees, staff, and greater community. Gifts of any amount are welcome.


BCBP Graduate Student Fund (#303058):

Funds will be used but not limited to providing funding for educational expenses for Biochemistry & Biophysics graduate students, such as: stipend, travel to meetings, recruitment expenses, or graduate student sponsored seminars.


General Postdoctoral Fellowship Fund (#303052):

This fund will provide stipend and/or general research and travel support for outstanding postdoctoral fellows.


Mary Ellen Jones Women In Science Seminar Series (#343809):

This fund supports a yearly graduate student selected, invited, and hosted renowned speaker.


Biochemistry & Biophysics Distinguished Lectureships (#343654):

This fund supports special lectureships to bring well-known figures in the basic sciences to campus to discuss biochemical topics of current interest.


Arrel Toews Excellence in Research and Teaching Professorship (#305506):

This fund provides flexibility to recruit or retain a distinguished faculty scholar in the biochemical and biophysical sciences. Named in honor of emeritus faculty member of the Department, Dr. Arrel Toews, who served the University from 1977-2014. Our goal is to raise enough support for an endowed professorship.

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Ways to Make a Gift

Always feel free to call the UNC Development Office’s Live Support Line: (919) 537-3818 (M-F | 8-5 EST) for help with giving.