Metro Donor Opportunities

Sponsor Opportunities

ARCS provides a unique vehicle for channeling dollars into STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education without deductions for administrative costs. ARCS Foundation gives 100% of all contributions donated for scholar awards to direct support of the scholars.

ARCS is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization incorporated in 1968; Tax ID 23-7087021. To contribute: checks are payable to ARCS Foundation/MWC, P.O. Box 60868, Potomac, MD 20859

Donate Directly to Scholars through our Scholar Awards Fund

2018 - 2019 Scholar Fund Donation Levels

ARCS/MWC combines the funds raised to provide annual awards in the amount of $15,000 to graduate scholars or $5,000 to undergraduate scholars.  For donors reaching certain contribution levels, ARCS/MWC offers the opportunity for a named scholar for the upcoming academic year.  Scholar Award Sponsors will be recognized in all ARCS event programs and on the ARCS website and will receive complimentary tickets to the 2016 Scholar Awards Reception commensurate with the contribution.  We have named scholar awards at two levels, graduate and undergraduate. The sponsorship levels and the benefits associated with those levels are as follows: 

Premier Circle - $75,000 and greater

Benefits:   NAMED GRADUATE SCHOLAR FOR EACH $15,000 INCREMENT

10 tickets to Scholar Awards Reception, October, 2018-19

Recognition and feature article in ARCS newsletter and ARCS website

Recognition in ARCS programs and website

Featured use of corporate logo

Benefactor Circle - $30,000-74,999

Benefits:   NAMED GRADUATE SCHOLAR FOR EACH $15,000 INCREMENT

Four tickets to Scholar Awards Reception, October, 2018-19

Recognition in ARCS programs and website

Featured use of corporate logo

Patron Circle - $15,000-$29,999

Benefits:   ONE NAMED GRADUATE SCHOLAR

Two tickets to Scholar Awards Reception, October, 2018-19

Recognition in ARCS publications and website

Sponsor Benefits - $5,000-$14,999

Benefits:   ONE NAMED UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLAR (or more based on $5,000 increments)

    OR with a three year commitment of $5,000 each, the donor is entitled to ONE NAMED GRADUATE SCHOLAR following the final payment

Two tickets to Scholar Awards Reception, October, 2018-19

Recognition in ARCS publications and website

Friend Benefits - < $5,000

Benefits:   General Scholar Fund Contribution

Recognition in ARCS publications and website