If you’d like to support our work financially, please consider making a tax-deductible donation through the Folding@home Foundation. We accept payments by credit card, cryptocurrency, and DAF via the links found below and in the sidebar. Donations can also be made through Washington University in St. Louis.



$1000 and above
  • Redesign the website for a better user experience
  • Engage students to develop educational content
  • Provide a scholarship to support a PhD student’s research
  • Buy a new server to expand the number of volunteers who can participate in Folding@home and store all the data the community is generating
  • Build towards the goals outlined below
$100,000 and above
  • Hire a developer to help expand and maintain our infrastructure.
  • Rewrite the Folding@home software to have a modern user interface that enables more gamification, such as the creation of a badge system for rewarding engagement with Folding@home.
  • Create a portal that will streamline the way scientists use Folding@home to enable more research groups to join the project.
  • Hire a PM to help create educational content and develop our community.
  • Help build an endowment that will help sustain Folding@home for the long run.