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.
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.
Have you ever heard an ARCS member say “ARCS is the best kept secret in Oregon?" Well, that’s all about to change! Thanks to a generous gift by Jamie and Mike Anderson, our Chapter is able to sponsor OPB’s wildly popular radio show, “Science Friday” hosted by Ira Flatow. Tune... Read more
Congratulations to Toni Doolen, recipient of the Society of Women Engineers' 2023 Suzanne Jenniches Upward Mobility Award. Doolen is Dean of the Oregon State University Honors College, and an ARCS Oregon member.
The award honors a woman leader who has succeeded in rising in their organization to a significant management... Read more
Your Contributions Go Further With $25,000 In Matching Funds!
Last month, trustees of the Maybelle Clark MacDonald Fund (MCMF) approved ARCS Foundation Oregon’s request for $25,000 in matching funds to support the Chapter’s efforts to implement new technology for its expanded operations. This means that we must raise $25,000... Read more