ARCS Foundation Scholarships


Chicago ARCS Scholars pursue master's and doctoral degrees in a wide range of subjects involving leading-edge technologies in science and engineering. Representative departments within ARCS recipients' schools eligible to sponsor ARCS Scholars include artificial intelligence, biochemistry, biology, cell and molecular biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, geological science, immunology, mathematics, medicine, and physics. In order to receive an ARCS scholarship, students are recommended by deans and department chairmen at the universities.


ARCS Scholars must be citizens of the United States.

Award Amount

At Northwestern, six $7,500 scholarships, one $6,000



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