Giving by Mail

Use the University of Minnesota Gift Form (.pdf) to view, print, complete, and send to the University of Minnesota Foundation by mail. This allows you to make contributions by check, credit card, or electronic funds transfer. Specify that your gift is to be directed to the Department of Applied Economics and one of more of the specific fund(s) from the list below. 

General Purpose Funds

  • Applied Economics Fund

Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Applied Economics Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
  • Willis Peterson Undergraduate Study Fund

Graduate Fellowships

  • CHS Graduate Fellowship
  • Sam C. Hsieh Graduate Fellowship
  • Mary A. and Robert B. Litterman Endowed Fellowship
  • Willis L. and Dorothy L. Peterson Graduate Fellowship


  • Waite Library
  • AgEcon Search


  • Center for Farm Financial Management
  • Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy
  • The Food Industry Center
  • International Science and Technology Practice and Policy Center
  • Minnesota Council on Economic Education