• Welcome to ARCS Foundation Oregon

    We support scholars who will change the world

  • ARCS Scholars are the best and brightest

    Meet our Scholars

  • ARCS Advances Science in America

    Support Promising Young Scientists

  • ARCS Scholars' Research Matters

    Hear from our Scholars

  • The future

    ARCS Scholars discover solutions

ARCS (Achievement Rewards for College Scientists) Foundation

​​​​​​Oregon's ARCS Scholars Imagine Solutions to Big World Problems
ARCS Foundation's unrestricted funding helps our scholars at Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon State University, and the University of Oregon to pave the way for new discoveries that will lead to scientific progress, global STEM competitiveness, and advances in national security.

Our Impact
The Oregon Chapter was founded in 2004, and to date has supported 397 young scientists studying to complete PhD degrees in science, engineering, medical research with awards totalling more than $6 million. 

Join ARCS Oregon
Join us! Support next-generation scientists, meet them, and learn about their work.  Read more to Join ARCS Oregon.


Join Oregon Chapter Lunch and Learn Series

This unique, educational series is for board members, volunteers and staff interested in expanding their organization’s fundraising program. Participants will learn about creating organizational capacity to focus on strategic relationship-building with individuals and funders that have the ability to make significant philanthropic investments.