We depend on the generosity of alumni, community members and other donors to help power our educational program and support our students as they train to enter into the wide variety of career possibilities within the book publishing industry.

You can pick which fund your gifts supports—whether you want to honor our founding director, Elizabeth Geiser, or donate to one of our scholarship funds to reduce financial barriers for those in underserved communities.


Your support of our program helps us continue to create opportunities for students to launch into the world of publishing

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Support the Publishing Institute

Elizabeth A. Geiser Memorial Fund

This endowment honors the memory of the Denver Publishing Institute's founding director, Elizabeth Geiser. Proceeds from the endowment are used to support initiatives that strengthen the program and ensure its longevity.

DPI Community Scholarship Fund

The Denver Publishing Institute Community Scholarship Fund was established to award students, with a preference for those from historically underrepresented groups, applying for the summer DPI course with financial aid to attend the program.

Publishing Institute Scholarship Fund

This scholarship fund is used to award scholarships to applicants demonstrating financial need.

Publishing Institute General Fund

Donations to the general fund support day-to-day program operations.

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Jennifer Garner

Executive Director of Development

Tonya Kelly

Senior Director of Development

Hannah Thompson

Director of Alumni Relations