Friends of UBRP

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With your annual membership through our Friends of UBRP Yearly Membership Program, we can continue to give students the skills and knowledge to compete at the global level and carry science into the 21st century!

To join Friends of UBRP, simply make a one-time or cumulative donation of the amount for your desired membership level listed below on or before December 31, 2017.

Click here to contribute online through the University of Arizona Foundation.

To donate by mail, please write a check payable to the University of Arizona Foundation (notate “UBRP Fund 20-10-0426” on the memo line), and send it to Carol Bender, The University of Arizona, P.O. Box 210106, Tucson, AZ 85721.

The University of Arizona Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization and your gift is tax deductible.

Friends of UBRP logo, version 2, website, individual membershipAll donations made on or before December 31, 2017 will determine membership in our 2018 Friends of UBRP group.

SAGUARO MEMBERS (~$450/month)
$5,500 supports one UBRP student conducting research for an entire calendar year.
Saguaro Members receive a behind-the-scenes lab tour with a UBRP student, have the opportunity to meet with students at the UBRP Annual Conference in January and enjoy reserved seating at the keynote address. They also receive a program highlight from a current student and are acknowledged on UBRP’s website. Donations of $5,000 or more also qualify donors for a 1-year membership in the College of Science’s Galileo Circle.

PALO VERDE MEMBERS (~$300/month)
$3,500 supports one UBRP student conducting research on a part-time basis during the academic year.
Palo Verde Members receive a behind-the-scenes lab tour with a UBRP student, have the opportunity to meet with students at the UBRP Annual Conference in January and enjoy reserved seating at the keynote address. They also receive a program highlight from a current student and are acknowledged on UBRP’s website.

MESQUITE MEMBERS (~$175/month)
$2,000 supports one UBRP student conducting research on a full-time basis during the summer.
Mesquite Members have the opportunity to meet with students at the UBRP Annual Conference in January and enjoy reserved seating at the keynote address. They also receive a program highlight from a current student and are acknowledged on UBRP’s website.

OCOTILLO MEMBERS (~$100/month)
$1,000 enables a UBRP student to travel to an attend a scientific meeting to present his or her research.
Ocotillo Members enjoy reserved seating at the UBRP Annual Conference keynote address, receive a program highlight from a current student and are acknowledged on UBRP’s website.

CREOSOTE MEMBERS (~$50/month)
$500 funds one month of full-time student research during the summer.
Creosote Members receive a program highlight from a current student and are acknowledged on UBRP’s website.

AGAVE MEMBERS (~$20/month)
$250 enables a student to attend the annual UBRP ethics retreat.
Agave Members are acknowledged on UBRP’s website.