Matching Gifts

We value education at AEP and like to support our employees’ alma maters. Our matching gifts program does just that. It provides an opportunity for eligible employees, retirees and directors to join the company in supporting institutions of higher education, subject to the terms and conditions below.

For Employees, Retirees & Directors: How do I initiate a Matching Gift?

Submit the following three forms along with your donation to the eligible institution:

In order to generate the match, the university must complete the online application.

Upon verification of eligibility, the university can expect a match within one month.

American Electric Power Company, Inc., its affiliates and the American Electric Power Foundation provide donations or grants only to organizations that do not, either through constitution or any written policy, discriminate against others on the basis of political affiliation, religious belief, age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race or sexual orientation. Each organization applying for support must affirm in its funding request or in the AEP or AEP Foundation on-line grant application that it does not discriminate in this manner.

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