ARVO Foundation for Eye Research

Investing in eye and vision scientists
Join the Legacy Society

Join the Legacy Society

Make ARVO part of your scientific legacy by including the ARVO Foundation in your estate plans

Grant funding for human eye tissue

Supplementary funding now available for researchers in need of human eye tissue

Announcing a new award for underreprested minorities

We've launched a $100,000 Genentech Career Development Award for Underrepresented Emerging Vision Scientists

Meet the challenge

Rise up to help researchers by donating to the 2021 Matching Gift Campaign during the Annual Meeting (May 1 - 7). Your gift will be doubled thanks to the generosity of Erik van Kuijk and his wife, Virginia van Kuijk Brooke

ARVO Foundation Travel Grants

The ARVO Foundation supports over 185 travel grants that allow young researchers to attend the ARVO Annual Meeting to present their work while building their confidence, presentation skills and professional network. Many are named in memory or in honor of pioneers in the vision research community.

Gifts to the ARVO Foundation help to provide mentorship, careerdevelopment and funding opportunities to researchers across the globe. Please donate today to support the future of eye and vision research (gifts are tax deductible).