Special Initiatives

Annual Fund

The Institute is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit, tax-exempt educational institution, and is privately supported by donations from foundations, corporations and individuals.  Your gift to IWP's Annual Fund will make not only make a difference in the lives of our students, but will help advance the security of our nation and the defense of decent civilization around the world.  Please click here to donate online.

Scholarships

Please consider establishing an IWP scholarship in honor or in memory of a loved one.  This is a wonderful way to ensure the next generation of sound, moral leaders for the United States. 

  • $28,600 will pay for one year of full tuition for an academic scholarship
  • $14,300 will pay for one year of half tuition for an academic scholarship

You can also join IWP's 1947 Club to support student scholarships or contact Travis Rumans at trumans@iwp.edu for more details. 

Friends of the Library Program

The library is an important tool for our students as they pursue studies in national security and international affairs.  You can join the Friends of the Library Program through an annual gift of $300.  Please click here to learn more.

To donate books or to learn more about suporting the IWP Library, please contact Dmitry Kulik, Library Manageer, at kulik@iwp.edu.

Student recruitment

We hope you will help us spread the word about IWP and refer well-qualified prospective students to info@iwp.edu. Please click here to download a pdf of the IWP viewbook.

The 1947 Club

Named for the National Security Act of 1947, which comprehensively reorganized the U.S. armed forces, intelligence, and foreign policy apparatus, one can become a member by pledging a minimum of $100 per month to support IWP scholarships.  Encourage your friends to join! 

Active Measures

Active Measures is a a not-for-profit scholarly journal published and administered by students of The Institute of World Politics.  To support the publication of this journal, please contact Travis Rumans at trumans@iwp.edu.   

Sponsoring an event at IWP

If you would like to sponsor an event at IWP, please contact Travis Rumans at trumans@iwp.edu or (202) 462-2101.  You will receive recognition at the event and on our website. 

  • $2,500 will sponsor an Open House for prospective students
  • $1,000 will sponsor a lecture and reception
  • $500 will co-sponsor a lecture and reception
  • $250 will sponsor an intern program event

Sponsorship for the internship program

If you would like to sponsor an internship program or an intern event, please contact Travis Rumans at trumans@iwp.edu or (202) 462-2101.  You can also donate online.  

  • $10,000 will sponsor a semester-long internship program
  • $5,000 will co-sponsor a semester-long internship program
  • $250 will sponsor an intern program event

The Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies

The Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies serves as a center for Polish studies in the broadest sense, including learning, teaching, researching, and writing about Poland's culture, history, heritage, religion, government, economy, and success in the arts, sciences, and letters, with special emphasis on the achievements of Polish civilization and its relation to other nations, particularly the United States.

Currently, the Chair is held by IWP Professor Marek Chodakiewicz.  To learn more about giving to the Kosciuszko Chair, please click here.  You can give to the Kosciuszko Chair by check, or online.