The Northern California Chapter of ARCS Foundation, Inc. has invued a small number of distinguished Bay Area business leaders to join its Leadership Council. The purpose of the Council is to draw on its expertise to advance ARCS Foundation mission of re-establishing America’s leadership in science. This is accomplished by funding academically outstanding U.S. citizens completing graduate degrees in science, engineering and medical research.
ARCS Foundation Leadership Council will help leverage a highly successful program by:
Sharing ideas and best practices from the business world to increase the visibility of ARCS Foundation,
Providing innovative thought to increase gifts to ARCS Foundation for scholar awards, and
Serving as ambassadors to introduce others in their networks to ARCS Foundation.
ARCS Foundation Leadership Council commitment includes meeting twice a year, once in the spring in a member’s corporate office, and once in the fall attending the ARCS Scholar Awards Celebration in San Francisco. The Council will perform advisory but not fiduciary or legal duties.
ARCS Foundation champions scholars working at the frontiers of science to secure America’s future.