ARCS Foundation Seattle Chapter welcomes the support of many Northwest businesses and corporations. Corporate sponsorship of ARCS Scholar Awards results in a unique synergy – ARCS Scholars receive helpful financial support, and the Northwest business community benefits from a more dynamic university presence in the sciences, medicine and engineering. Corporations understand the value of attracting the best and brightest scholars to our region and many have joined the Seattle Chapter in this endeavor.
Corporate donors support ARCS Scholars with gifts of any size, including the following:
Fund an ARCS Foundation Scholar Award
Provides one ARCS Scholar Award for Three Years. $22,500
Endow an ARCS Foundation Scholar Award
Funds one Endowed Scholar Award in Perpetuity. $150,000
$25,000+ Platinum partnership* - includes an ARCS Scholar Award named for your company with year-round opportunities to connect with your ARCS scholar.
$10,000+ Gold partnership* and up – includes an opportunity to bring ARCS members and scholars to your company for an event or tour.
$5,000+ Silver partnership* and up – includes an opportunity to directly market your company to our members and scholars.
$2,500+ Bronze partnership* and up – includes an opportunity for one of your employees to become an ‘Ambassador’ member of ARCS Foundation.
*Benefits may be tailored, please see the sponsor brochure below for more detail or email Jennifer Gill, Director of Development to learn more.
“USI supports ARCS because of the future impact their scholars will have on the vitality of the Puget Sound region, and we understand the incredible value they will provide to future generations. Producing thought leaders in the fields of science and technology is critical to the success of our business community in the years to come, and we feel strongly about doing what we can to help their advancements.”
We thank our corporate partners for their generosity in helping to sponsor our Annual Luncheon and/or establishing an ARCS Scholar Award or Endowment.
Kirk A. Schulz, PhD, President of Washington State University
"With the support of ARCS Foundation, we have been able to provide assistance to some of our most talented doctoral students, allowing them to focus on the important challenges before them."
Ana Mari Cauce, PhD, President of University of Washington
"ARCS Foundation is a vital partner of the University of Washington as we seek to recruit the very best graduate students in the sciences and engineering."
Lee Huntsman, PhD, UW President Emeritus, Professor Emeritus
"The evidence is clear; ARCS Foundation and its mission, energy, and principles have led to a record of outstanding stewardship. ARCS Scholar Award donations are used very wisely and with high impact."