From 2008 to 2024, we have awarded $122,000 in travel grants to students to attend wetland conferences and to conduct their field research. The additional support we receive from donors will allow us to make more student awards each year. If you would like to donate, contact us at

The Wetland Foundation is designated as a tax-exempt Private Foundation (501 (c) (3)) under the Internal Revenue Service Code. Contributions to The Wetland Foundation are tax-deductible under Section 170 of the IRS Code. The Wetland Foundation is also qualified to receive tax-deductible bequests, devices, transfers, or gifts under Sections 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the IRS Code (click here for more information).

100% of individual donations will be used for student grants, and donors may specify which type of travel grant(s) or wetland focus they would like to support.