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AIChE Annual Fund
The AIChE Annual Fund provides essential financial support to Institute-wide funding priorities that help further the mission of AIChE. Donations are unrestricted and can be made in any amount, at any time throughout the year.
Minority Affairs Committee (MAC) – MAC Futures Fund
Support diversity in AIChE, the profession, and society at large. Your gift, at any level, will help MAC continue the leadership they provide in new priority initiatives that support:
- Revival of the Minority Faculty Forum
- Scholarships for freshmen and upperclassmen, including 3 new scholarships sponsored by MAC and WIC (Women’s Initiative Committee)
- MAC Archive project
- Resources for young professionals
Donors who participate by December 31st 2015, will be recognized as “Founding Members” of MAC’s new MAC Futures Fund. MAC is celebrating 25 years of promoting diversity in the profession.
AIChE Water Initiative
The AIChE Water Initiative aims to meet the challenges of water quality, security and sustainability through workshops, conferences, webinars and educational outreach, spearheading collaboration and advancing shared technology goals.
Donations made towards the AIChE Water Initiative help support activities in our global water efforts and ensure this important initiative as the foremost catalyst in applying chemical engineering expertise in meeting societal needs in the area of water quality, sustainability and security.
Center for Energy Initiatives
Donations made toward the Center for Energy Initiatives help engineers and scientists, working from multiple perspectives, to network, cross-fertilize and integrate ideas to advance energy efforts across the board. The Center has already undertaken research and education projects, including the coordination of a significant carbon management effort for leading engineering societies.
The Center has also created awards for K-12 energy education, developed a “Speakers Academy” of energy experts, and is developing energy education modules for the undergraduate chemical engineers.
The Minority Affairs Committee is leading the Institute towards a more diverse profession, both in practice and in awareness.
The Committee promotes activities that will encourage the education and training of minorities in engineering and related disciplines. Funding is needed to help support existing and upcoming MAC projects through the development and enhancement of student award and scholarship opportunities such as the MAC Scholarship Fund, as well as mentoring programs.
The Women's Initiatives Committee (WIC) leads AIChE in promoting the entry, development, and full participation of women in the Institute and the profession. Funding is needed to mobilize AIChE to meet the needs of existing and potential female members.
Specifically, monies raised towards women’s initiatives aid in the development and distribution of resources on subjects pertaining to women in the profession, provide an expansive network for women in AIChE to use each other as resources, and increases the visibility of women in AIChE and the profession as a whole.