The Seattle Chapter of ARCS Foundation contributes to the advancement of science and technology by funding PhD fellowships for academically outstanding scholars in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math at the University of Washington and Washington State University.




  • 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.”–ANA MARI CAUCE, PhD, President, University of Washington

  • 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.”–Kirk H. Schulz, PhD, President, Washington State University

  • The evidence is clear; ARCS Foundation and its mission, energy, and principles have led to a record of outstanding stewardship. Fellowship donations are used very wisely and with high impact.”–Lee Huntsman, PhD, UW President Emeritus, Professor Emeritus

ARCS Seattle Chapter Corporate Partners 2016

Nancy Klann Auth

Barbara A. Cahill, Windermere Real Estate

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Goldman Sachs

Kibble & Prentice USI

Microsoft Corporation

Paccar Inc. (Fellowship)

Physio Control

RAM Mounts/NPI

Bill & Jill Ruckelshaus

Seattle Children’s

David & Catherine Eaton Skinner

The Boeing Company

UW Medicine

Washington Research Foundation
(Fellowship, Luncheon and Endowment)

Wyman Youth Trust

Zevenbergen Capital Investments
(Fellowship and Endowment)