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NASA Astronaut and UCSD ARCS Scholar Alumna Completes First All-Female Spacewalk
ARCS Foundation is incredibly honored and proud to claim Jessica Meir as an UCSD ARCS Scholar alumna and recognizes the effort that she has made to advance science in America and the world. Congratulations, Jessica Meir, on this incredible accomplishment and best of luck with future spacewalks and research while on the ISS.
Ryan Marina | UCSD, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
"I have been exposed to the generosity and passion of ARCS Foundation, whose members genuinely encourage the continued advancement and success of each of their scholars. This award not only provides me with extremely generous financial support during my graduate training, but also serves as assurance that members of the community truly value the importance of science education and research."
president of ARCS San Diego Chapter
ARCS Scholars Advance Science in America
ARCS Foundation advances science and technology in the United States by providing financial awards to academically outstanding U.S. citizens studying to complete degrees in science, engineering, and medical research.