By taking action now to support AWSC, you can give scientists the resources needed for current and long term white shark research projects. Your contribution will also support much-needed education and outreach programs.

We are an all-volunteer nonprofit, so 100% of your donation will go directly where it is needed most: sustainable research to increase our knowledge of white sharks and better protect them, our Summer Camp Scholarship Program, educational materials, public outreach and school talks to increase awareness, assisting local towns to improve public safety. 


One-time Donation

Make a secure, one-time contribution using your PayPal account or credit card.

Monthly Donation

Subscribe as an ongoing supporter and enable us to sustain research, education and conservation efforts.


Sponsor a white shark for $100/year, a shark buoy for $500/year, or an AWSC event. Learn more  here >>

Name a White Shark

$1,000 donors have the rare opportunity to name a white shark! 

If you prefer to donate by mail, you may send a check payable to:
Atlantic White Shark Conservancy, PO Box 2721, Orleans, MA 02653. 

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Where your donations go:

Program & Activity Costs:

  • Spotter plane (one hour): $250
  • Summer camp scholarship: $250-$475
  • Acoustic tag: $400
  • Gills Club newsletter (one month): $500
  • Buoy: $600
  • Acoustic receiver repair: $800
  • Acoustic receiver: $1500
  • Education materials: $2500 (one year)
  • Vessel Fuel: $3500 (one season)
  • Real-time receiver: $4000
  • PSAT tag: $5000