FR General Support and Special Funds

  • Forest Resources (Department) General Support (Fund #1878)

  • Aspen/Larch Genetics Cooperative (Fund #3024)
  • Catherine S. Hill Fund for the Department of Forest Resources (Fund #1121)
  • Center for Forest Ecology* (Fund #4288)
  • Cloquet Student Facilities & Field Programs (Fund #5973)
  • Cooperative Tree Improvement (Fund #3056)
  • Forest Resources Strategic Investment (Fund #4391)
  • Thorson Stoick Stoeckeler Endowed Fund for Lectures on Design and Forestry (Fund #7078)

Special funds that support the Department of Forest Resources, its students, faculty or programs:

  • PUF-Frank B. Hubacheck, Sr. Chair-Forestry
  • Pillsbury State Forest Proceeds

Special funds administered at the college level with a preference for Forest Resources Students:

  • School of Forestry Class of 1957 Scholarship (Fund #6734)

*Please contact the department head for more detail on contributions to these funds.

Ways to Give

FR Scholarship Funds

FR Graduate Fellowship Funds

FR General Support and Special Funds


Visit the U of M's secure Giving website to donate now online or by mail!

  • Select "New Gift" or New Pledge"
  • Under "Designate to specific program or area," select a fund from the "Forest Resources pulldown box" OR
  • Under "Special instructions for your gift," type in the fund number and name chosen from above

If you have any questions about making a gift, or if you would like to set up a new fund, please contact Alan Ek, Forest Resources Department Head (612-624-3400; aek@umn.edu) or Cynthia Cashman, CFANS Director of Development (612-624-7489; cashman@umn.edu).