• Welcome to ARCS Foundation Oregon

    Science is the Solution

  • Basic Science Research 

    ARCS Scholars explore key questions in their research

  • Discovery

    ARCS Scholars discover new solutions that impact technology

  • Discovery

    ARCS Scholars discover new solutions that impact health

  • The future

    ARCS Scholars discover solutions in climate science

Register for the 2022 Annual Scholar Event!

Attend our Scholar Award Event to celebrate our amazing scholars from OHSU, OSU, and UO who are working on innovative research that will impact the world! Come meet our scholars and invest in the future.






Our Mission

ARCS (Achievement Rewards for College Scientists) Foundation Oregon Chapter advances science and technology in the United States by providing financial awards to academically outstanding students who are U.S. citizens studying to complete PhD degrees in science, engineering, math, technology and medical research at Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon State University and the University of Oregon.

Our Vision Statement

Science is the Solution!

Our Impact

Through our efforts, 360 young scientists have been financially supported with over $6.4 million total and encouraged to follow their scientific passions, earn their PhDs, and further their scientific knowledge.

Join ARCS Oregon

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