You can shape the future at Carleton University, one project at a time. Visit to see how.

The Futurefunder is a new way to invest in post-secondary education. It connects you – friends and supporters of Carleton or higher academic learning – directly with the projects and possibilities that will shape the future. It unites a crowd of  like-minded donors and investors and directs all their gifts – large or small – into bigger opportunities. It gives you a clearer sense of where your support can go and the difference it can make.

Carleton strives to provide the best possible education to all students, and to equip our researchers with the resources they need to make new discoveries. The projects  you see here represent the margin of excellence – the extra investments that can take turn a great Carleton education into an outstanding one, or enable a promising scientific discovery to become a world-changing idea.

Through the Futurefunder, you can direct a gift right to the project or opportunity that is closest to you, or presents the greatest possibilities. Your gift, and those of others who share your interests, go directly to the students, faculty members or researchers who need your help.

The future is bright. Check it out today.