About AIP Foundation

Advancing the physical sciences with the American Institute of Physics

AIP Foundation is an independent not-for-profit corporation, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization (tax ID #83-4485064), with the American Institute of Physics Inc. (AIP) as the sole member of the corporation.

AIP Foundation was launched in 2020 to generate philanthropic support to deepen and share the history and importance of the physical sciences throughout the world, motivate and encourage a new generation of scientists, and strengthen our commitment toward creating a more equitable and accessible physical sciences field for all.

AIP Foundation provides support to the American Institute of Physics, focused on History Programs, Library, Student Programs, and our efforts around Diversity.

Learn more about programs you can support: