Major Donors

Cumulative Gifts 1985 through June 30, 2017

Our greatest gratitude to these major donors who have made a significant contribution to the future of science, engineering, and medicine by supporting ARCS Scholars.


The Reuben H. Fleet Foundation Fund

Virginia Lynch Grady


The Donald C. and Elizabeth M. Dickinson Foundation

ALBERT EINSTEIN PATRON – $250,000 - $499,999

Blasker-Rose-Miah Fund

International Systems, LLC/Allan Wegner and Bob Whalen

THOMAS EDISON PATRON – $100,000 - $249,999

The Thomas C. Ackerman Foundation Dale and Marge Myers Fund
The Beyster Family Foundation Mrs. Donald Roon/Roon Foundation, Inc.
The Favrot Fund Margaret L. Roulette
Samuel J. French III & Katherine Weaver French Fund Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation
Maurice J. Masserini Charitable Trust Timken-Sturgis Foundation
Kathryn Crippen Hattox Fund Union Bank
Hervey Family Non-Endowment Fund WD-40 Company (combined with Jack Heckel)
The Legler Benbough Foundation  

MARIE CURIE CIRCLE – $50,000 - $99,999

Carlos and Sharon Arbelaez Lambert Foundation for Education at Union Bank
The Atkinson Family Foundation Jackie Leisz
Emily Bagnall Diane and Tyler Miller/The Collins Companies Foundation
Karen and Bob Bowden/Bowden Family Foundation The Parker Foundation
Cubic Corporation Pfizer La Jolla
Cymer, Inc. Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
Dr. Charles C. and Sue K. Edwards Foundation Marti and Larry Showley
Becki and Ed Etess Pat and Bob Whalen
Cecil and Ida Green Foundation Betty Jo and Hal Williams
The Heller Foundation of San Diego  

GALILEO CIRCLE – $25,000 - $49,999

Charles and Ruth Billingsley Foundation Nancy and Bill Norgren
Kenneth and Marjorie Blanchard Oak Industries
The Burnham Foundation Thomas and Audrey Pine Foundation
Conexant Systems, Incorporated Mrs. Walter J. Podbielniak
The Education Financing Foundation of California The George Smedes Poyner Foundation
The Samuel I. and John Henry Fox Foundation Lois S. Thompson
Connie K. Golden The Thursday Club Foundation
Janet and Dan La Marche Titan Corporation
Dr. and Mrs. William McColl The Robert G. and Gloria R. Wallace Family
  Wells Fargo Bank

The above amounts include donations to the ARCS Awards and Endowment Funds.