A volunteer effort:

The Juneau Icefield Research Program is run by volunteers and relies heavily on volunteer effort and charitable contributions to sustain its annual mission to provide an unparalleled educational and expeditionary experience.  Please consider helping JIRP and its non-profit parent organization (Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research) through a number of different ways:

Make a tax deductible charitable donation:  

This can be done either online via PayPal: 

Donate to the FGER - General Fund: Donations are used to fund all aspects of JIRP

Donate to the FGER - JWM JIRP Scholarship Fund:

Donate to the FGER -  M3 JIRP Legacy Fund

Or by check or credit card directly to: 

Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research
4616 25th Avenue NE, PMB 302
Seattle, Washington 98105

Please note if your donation is for the General Fund, JWM JIRP Scholarship Fund, or the M3 JIRP Legacy Fund.

Please make checks payable to FGER.

FGER is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  All donations are tax deductible.

Recruit students for an upcoming JIRP season:

To help us recruit prospective JIRP students please direct individuals to these resources:

JIRP Website 

JIRP on facebook 

JIRP 2016 Poster:  PDF, high-resolution JPG

Please direct all interested students to: fger.jirp@gmail.com or 907-500-8913

Promote JIRP: 

Help us promote JIRP through the items available at the JIRP Store.  15% of purchase price goes directly FGER to help support JIRP operations. 

Thank you! 

The success of JIRP is due to the efforts of volunteers and contributors such as yourself.  We greatly appreciate your continued support and look forward to a bright future with your continued efforts to help JIRP. 

We are grateful for past support from:                    

Alaska Air National Guard
Alaska Electric Light and Power
Alaska Department of Highways
Alaska Maritime Lines
American Geographical Society (AGS)
ARCO Alaska Inc.
Arctic Institute of North America
Arizona State University
The Bendix Corporation
The Boeing Company
Bundeswehr University – Munich, Germany
Cellular One
China National Geosciences University
Changchun University of Earth Sciences
Coeur d’Alene Mines Corp.
Columbia University
Echo Bay Mines
Explorers Club, NYC
Fed. Office of Water Resources Research
Grey Line of Alaska
J.L. Darling Co.
Longyear Drilling Company
Michigan State University
Mass. Institute of Technology (MIT) 

Margaret C. Moore Trust 
M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
National Geographic Society (NGS)
National Science Foundation (NSF)


National Surveying Co.
National Weather Service
Naval Oceanographic Office
Nepal Bureau of Mines and Geology
Office of Naval Research (ONR)
Pacific Science Center
Readers Digest
Barb and Dan Reid Fund
Rotary Club of Juneau
Salzburg University, Austria
Susman and Asher Foundation
Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Union Oil Co.
University of Alaska
University of Hokkaido, Japan
University of Idaho
University of New Brunswick, Canada
University of Wyoming
U.S. Air Force (USAF)
U.S. Army Research Office (ARO)
U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S. Department of Interior
U.S. Forest Service (USFS)
U.S. Geological Society
Veterans of Foreign Wars, Juneau
Washington Water Power (Avista)

and numerous individual donors.

Copyright 2014 Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research (FGER), unless otherwise noted.