November 15th is National Philanthropy Day®, set up to recognize the philanthropic contributions, and those who make them, to improve communities and efforts to effect change.


We are extremely grateful to those who donate their time, effort and resources to further our mission of championing, engaging and empowering early career researchers.


As a nonprofit organization, Future of Research is dependent on the support of the community to keep its efforts going. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of those who have donated to our cause so far:


Champion level ($500-$999):


Dan Simionescu*

Vlad Simionescu

*recurring monthly donor


Corporate Sponsors:

Donors through Employee Giving/Matching Programs:

Microsoft (through Benevity)


We are also extremely grateful to have received major support from the Open Philanthropy Project:




Tuesday 27th November is Giving Tuesday – please mark your calendars and stay tuned for news on our fundraising goal for a new project!

Remember, anything that you can donate sends us a message that you support our efforts and want us to continue improving transparency, and pushing for change, for the next generation of researchers.


You can make one-off, or recurring monthly donations to us with PayPal:

You can also support us through Amazon Smile here.



Your employer may encourage donations, and provide matching, through Benevity – check to see if your organization is part of the network.