The Simon Chan Memorial Endowment has a primary goal of raising $2.5 million to honor Simon's global impact on Plant Biology and modern agriculture and continue efforts that he initiated.
The Chan Endowment will:
•Deliver program support for scientific and outreach activities that promote and enhance the living memory of Professor Simon Chan
•Provide faculty funding for advanced studies in the field of chromosome biology with the goal of establishing an Endowed Chair
•Provide targeted support for international training and outreach activities in Plant Biology