Endowment Donors

With Gratitude To Our Endowed Named Scholar Award Donors

 

Named Endowment Donors

Through the extraordinary generosity of the donors below, the Oregon Chapter has been able to establish three (3) Named Endowed Scholar Awards in perpetuity. The number indicates how many scholars have been funded.

  • The Fairway Fund Endowed Scholar Award (2)
  • Caron and Larry Ogg Endowed Scholar Award (2)
  • Barbara and Philip Silver Endowed Scholar Award (2)

University Matched Endowments

This is a new matching fund strategy that creates endowments to fund ARCS Scholar Awards in perpetuity. The donor contributes $100,000, while OHSU, OSU or UO match with $50,000, and the Oregon Chapter contributes an amount determined by the board.  Seven (7) university matched endowments (UME) have been established.

  • The Anderson Family ARCS Foundation Oregon Scholar Award Endowment (UO - Biology)
  • The Dyess Family ARCS Foundation Oregon Scholar Award Endowed Fund (OHSU - School of Medicine)
  • The Fairway Fund ARCS Foundation Oregon Scholar Award Endowed Fund (OHSU - School of Medicine)
  • The Nancy and Dodd Fischer ARCS Foundation Oregon Scholar Award Endowment (OSU - Forestry)
  • The Giesy Family ARCS Foundation Oregon Scholar Award Endowed Fund (OHSU - School of Nursing)
  • The Caron and Larry Ogg ARCS Foundation Oregon Scholar Award Endowment (OSU - Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences)
  • The Silver Scholar Award ARCS Foundation Oregon Endowment (OSU - Ag Science)

Read about the University Matched Endowment Program.

To learn more about endowment opportunities contact us.

Scholar Award Fund in Perpetuity

To celebrate a milestone in Oregon Chapter's history, a fund named "The 10th Anniversary Scholar Award" was established in May 2014.  A majority of members contributed to the fund to support scholars in perpetuity.  

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