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Giving to MSE

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering sincerely appreciates the support that it receives from its faculty, students, alumni, industry, and professional organizations. Your generous gifts allow us to provide scholarships, support student activities, and to fund special projects such as the Virginia Tech Foundry Institute for Research and Education (VT-FIRE). As you know, our department provides a quality education to its graduates and prepares them well for the job market and/or graduate school. Your continued support will keep us strong; it will help us provide our students with an even greater competitive edge.

You can securely make a pledge, make a payment on an existing pledge, make a gift using your credit card, or request information on donating securities, making a planned gift or using electronic funds transfer from your checking account, via the online pledging form.


When you click the Donate button to the right, you will be taken to the Virginia Tech Gift site. To make a gift specifically to Materials Science and Engineering, follow these steps.

1 – Use the drop-down menus to give to the Materials Science and Engineering Annual Fund or…

2 – Choose ‘Other’ in the second drop-down box and enter the program, scholarship or area within MSE that you would like your donation to benefit.

Thank you for your continued support of the Materials Science and Engineering program at Virginia Tech.