Ways to Give

There are numerous ways to make a gift to the Academy 

Every contribution makes a difference.  Whether making a financial gift, donating items, or volunteering, your contribution supports our mission to provide students with the best education possible.

Explore the many ways to make a difference with your contribution. The Academy is a 501(c)(3) institution, and your gift is tax-deductible within the limitations of U.S. federal income tax laws.

Ways of Giving

Credit Card

The fastest way to give to IAS is to make a credit card gift online using our secure server, or by calling 816.235.3823.


Gifts by check should be made payable to IAS and mailed, along with the IAS contribution form.


Make a gift to the International Academy of Science using PayPal.


By means of your will or other estate plan, you can name the Academy as the beneficiary of a portion or particular assets in your estate. For more information on bequeathing items to the Academy and sample language contact IAS.

Retirement Plans

Individuals can give to the Academy utilizing their retirement plan. In such a circumstance the Academy is designated as a beneficiary of the remainder, or a percentage of the remainder, of your retirement plan. Contact us for more information.

Giving Securities

Giving securities is another way to give that can be beneficial to both you and the Academy. Contact us for more information.