Give to American Indian Studies


When you give to American Indian Studies at Arizona State University, you become a partner in the academic success of our students, the research discoveries of our faculty and the continued effort to make the world better. You’re also supporting a top-ranked research university that’s committed to finding solutions to some of our most pressing concerns. From scholarship support to funding for a specific research cause, your generosity and continued investment impact our community profoundly.

Why Give

Whether you’re donating a couple dollars or a large sum, your gift is greatly appreciated. Any amount makes a difference for our students, faculty, staff, research and programs. Your charitable contributions enable our program to achieve the highest standards of excellence, access and impact.

Learn more about our Campaign ASU 2020 priorities

Connect with us

Eric Spicer
Executive Director of Development

"This is a strong and vibrant program in a state with 22 tribal nations. It is an exciting opportunity to continue building upon that."

Stephanie Fitzgerald, director and associate professor

How You Make a Difference

Access and excellence

Your contribution to our scholarship fund will help us ensure every student with ambition and drive has access to a world-class higher education.

Student success

When you support our initiatives to foster student success, you’re helping us shape the next generation of leaders, innovators, scientists, educators and more.

Fostering innovation

We’re committed to being a knowledge enterprise. Your gift will help our faculty and students address society’s most pressing concerns through research discovery.

Featured Initiatives

Ensure Student Access and Excellence

Ensure Student Access and Excellence

Through Campaign ASU 2020, American Indian Studies hopes to increase funding for scholarships to help our students keep a great education within reach. As we raise the number of scholarships available, students gain relief from financial burdens and can focus their energy on gaining a better understanding of Indigenous communities to positively shape the discourse of their collective experience.

Fuel Discovery, Creativity, and Innovation

Fuel Discovery, Creativity, and Innovation

In the American Indian Studies program, we seek to answer relevant questions about the Indigenous experience with new thinking, technology, knowledge and solutions. Your investment into this fund will help ignite impactful collaborations between our world-renowned faculty and scholars that will be vital to improving the lives and futures of Indigenous people across the United States and beyond.