Become a Foresight Supporter

Since 1986, Foresight Institute has relied on the support of its members to lead the public debate, education, and advocacy for nanotechnology. Thanks to the contributions and vision of our members, Foresight has become the leading public interest think tank on nanotechnology.

Foresight ® is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Donations are tax-deductible in the US to the full extent provided by law.

Become a Foresight Member

With your support, Foresight can continue to grow as a force for enabling researchers, technologists, companies, policy makers, investors and individuals to make informed choices about how nanotechnology can contribute to a better future.


Become a Leadership Giver

If you have the interest and capacity to become a Leadership Giver, you receive all the benefits of Senior Associate Membership, plus recognition for helping Foresight build its capacity to have greater impact through publications, prizes, policy and advocacy work, and projects such as our Technology Roadmap. Your general support donations will advance Foresight’s core activities:

  • Technical conferences and presentations
  • Underwrite Foresight prizes
  • Publications and white papers
  • Initial Work on Roadmap 2.0
  • Direct mail programs to 20,000 new prospects to build awareness and expand membership base
  • Public relations and media
  • Web site expansion
  • Policy and advocacy work

Foresight Membership Levels

  Membership Levels Leadership Giving Levels

  Basic Contributor Senior
Patron Colleague Friend Benefactor
  Student General          
Donation $25 $50 $250 $500 $1,000 $5,000 $10,000+
Weekly News Digest
Welcome Packet*
Quarterly Update e-Newsletter
Opportunity Alerts

Invitation to Vision Weekend
Quarterly Insider Letter from Foresight executives
Discounts on Foresight Conferences
Special Offer Notices
Nanotech Classic Book Engines of Creation*

Invitation to VIP Speakers Event at Vision Weekend
Recognition in Foresight Publications (with your permission)
Invitations to Private Gatherings
Nanotech Book Nanofuture*

Framed Molecular Machine Artwork*  
Private Meeting with Foresight Leaders  

Engraved Crystal Friend of Foresight Award*    
Copy of Nanotech Opportunity Report*    

Nominate Roadmap Working Group Member ($25K+)**      

* Denotes one-time gift
** Nomination must be approved by Foresight President

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