GSSM Foundation

The foundation advocates for and supports the school, its students, and alumni.

An Advocate for GSSM

The GSSM Foundation advocates for GSSM and provides funds and support to enhance its programs and students' educational endeavors. The Foundation connects the School with a broad community and showcases GSSM's contribution to quality of life and economic prosperity of South Carolina and beyond. Its core objectives include fundraising and alumni relations.

Foundation Leadership

Our Board and our Team work together to realize the Foundation's objectives, and to push us closer to our mission of deepening the Governor's School's impact. Get to know the members of these essential leadership entities below.

Meet the Team

Meet the Board 

GSSM Foundation Office Address

2711 Middleburg Drive
Suite 205
Columbia, SC 29204

Ways to Give

From recurring gifts to one-time contributions, gifts of securities, memorial funds, and more, there are plenty of ways to give to the GSSM Foundation. Support GSSM and the futures of its exceptional students today.

Support GSSM

Townes Award

Since 1993, the Governor's School for Science & Mathematics has presented the Townes Award to honor individuals, businesses, or institutions that have transformed South Carolina and the world. Past winners have hailed from academic, business and political sectors.

More About the Townes Award