How to Contribute

The industrial hygiene profession needs a pipeline of highly trained and skilled professionals if it is to continue to meet the needs of a global economy. The American Industrial Hygiene Foundation‘s sole purpose is to provide scholarships to the best and the brightest to ensure this critical need is being met. 

AIHF is exempt from federal income taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to AIHF are tax-deductible, as provided by law.

Scholarship awards are based on donations received during a calendar year. Donations must be postmarked no later than December 31 to qualify for the current scholarship award cycle. Donations received after December 31 will be applied to the next scholarship award cycle. Donations are non-refundable.

Payment Options

Donations can be made by check, credit card, matching fund program,  stock transfer, or planned giving. Please note... to ensure the security of credit card information, credit card payments cannot be accepted via email—please fax the form to our secure fax at (703) 207-3561 or contact Thursa Pecoraro at (703) 846-0768. 


Donors can contribute to AIHF in several ways: 

eBay Giving Works

The AIHF is a registered charity with eBay Giving Works.  Through this program, AIHA members and others can sell items on eBay to benefit AIHF or donate directly to the Foundation using PayPal. Learn more on AIHF's eBay Giving Works page.​