2019-20 Chapter Challenge

ARCS 2019-20 Chapter Challenge

 

Support your favorite ARCS Chapter with a donation to ARCS National and help it win a $2,500 Chapter Challenge Scholar Grant

ARCS Foundation National will award a $2,500 SCHOLAR AWARD PARTICIPATION GRANT and a $2,500 SCHOLAR AWARD CHAMPION GRANT to the chapter with the highest percentage of unique donors and the most total dollar value of contributions to ARCS National.  The challenge will run from July 1, 2019 to May 30, 2020. 

Winners will be announced June 2020 and grant funds will be distributed before June 30, 2020.   

 

How to support your chapter in the Challenge

  • Specify that you wish to participate in the Challenge Contest by completing the Chapter Challenge Contest information on ARCS Donation Page
  • Select the chapter to receive credit for your gift (only one chapter for each gift may be chosen).
  • Designate a gift in the amount of $50 or more to ARCS National Endowment or Operations.

 

How can my chapter win the Participation Challenge?

  • The winning chapter will be determined by the number of donors who contribute at least $50 to ARCS National divided by the total number of chapter members.  The highest percent wins. 
  • Each unique donor is counted one time regardless of the number of times they donate.
  • Anyone may participate and donate on behalf of a chapter – Members, Spouses, Scholars, Friends.  Participation above 100% is allowed and encouraged.
  • Members who hold membership in more than one chapter must designate which chapter to receive credit for their contribution.  They may be counted for each chapter for which they make at least one donation. 

 

How can my chapter win the Champion Challenge?

  • The winning chapter will be determined by the total dollar amount of donations made to ARCS National by participants who contribute at least $50 on behalf of the chapter. 
  • Donors may give multiple times and the total dollar value of their donations will be counted.   
  • Anyone may participate and donate on behalf of a chapter – Members, Spouses, Scholars, Friends.
  • Members who hold membership in more than one chapter must designate which chapter to receive credit for their contribution.  If they wish to support more than one chapter in the challenge, two or more separate donations must be made.  

I'm ready to help! Where can I donate?

  • For information on how to donate online, click here
  • For information on how to donate by check, click here
  • For information on how to donate securities, click here.