ARVO Foundation for Eye Research

Helping eye researchers save sight
Give when you renew

Give when you renew

You can add an optional donation to the ARVO Foundation when you renew your ARVO membership

2019 ARVO Foundation Gala

Kick off ARVO 2019 on Saturday night with friends and colleagues at the ARVO Foundation Gala on April 27 in Vancouver. Tickets and tables on sale now.

11th Annual WEAVR Luncheon

Enjoy lunch and networking at the Women in Eye and Vision Research (WEAVR) Luncheon on April 29 in Vancouver. Tickets and tables on sale now.

Life as an ophthalmologist in Cameroon

Meet Jeanne Mayouego Kouam, a 2018 recipient of the ARVO Foundation's travel award program

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.

2017 Annual Report

See what we accomplished and what we funded in a record-breaking year

The ARVO Foundation raises funds through partnerships, grants and sponsorships to support ARVO’s world-class education and career development resources for eye and vision researchers.