How to Donate

Contributions may be made to the VT Center for Autism Research and mailed to the address below.  Checks should be made payable to the “Virginia Tech Foundation Inc.” and include "Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research" in the memo section.

Virginia Tech
Office of Gift Accounting
University Development (0336)
Blacksburg, VA 24061

To make an immediate contribution using your credit card, you may use Virginia Tech's secure (online form) . Type in the amount of your gift and click on the "Enter your own" (blue button to the right of the drop down menu for selecting which area will receive your gift).  Then type in "Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research" and complete the rest of the form.

Contact the Office of Gift Accounting at (800) 533-1144.

Go to our JUMP page to learn more about VT's new crowdfunding platform and donate specifically to support our annual outreach conference!

For more information or to learn about other ways to give, please contact Jenny Orzolek, Director of Development for the College of Science, by phone at (540) 231-5643 or by email at

Get Involved

If you are interested in being a part of VTCAR or volunteering to work on one of the research studies associated with VTCAR, please fill out the link listed below and be in contact with Dr. Angela Scarpa at

Volunteer Survey