Giving Tuesday 2018


Help ARCS OC continue its tradition of support for young American research scientists




ARCS Foundation OC is  a  501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing science in America. Since its inception in 1999, our support of academically outstanding U.S. citizens studying to complete degrees in science, engineering, and medical research has helped ensure that the United States remains scientifically competitive in the global marketplace.

ARCS OC Chapter has donated over $2 million to graduate students at the University of California, Irvine, and awarded $102.500 to 17 scholars in 2017-2018.

FOUNDED       1999

TOTAL FUNDING      >$2 million

SCHOLARS FUNDED IN 2017-18        17

SCHOLARS FUNDED IN 2018-19        20

ARCS Scholars are national leaders in scientific discovery and innovation.

Their work drives economic growth, our ability to compete, and the discoveries that lead to a better quality of life. Your gifts will help ensure that ARCS OC continues to fund our country's future science leaders for years to come.