Working/collaborating with schools and leading health organizations, the Beckman Coulter Foundation is committed to building relationships and promoting science education. Listed below is a sample of those organizations and programs supported by the Foundation:


  • Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Foundation (ARCS) – UCI Stem Scholars Program
  • Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc. – Young Investigators Program
  • Association for Women in Science, Inc. – Scholarships for Women Studying Science at Local Community Colleges and Universities
  • California State University, Fullerton – Project MISS
  • California State University, Long Beach – Math Day at the Beach
  • Cedar-Sinai Medical Center – Clinical Chemistry Fellowship Training Program
  • Center for Excellence in Education – Research Science Institute
  • Elementary Institute of Science – Life Sciences Laboratories
  • Fullerton College Foundation, Inc. – STEM Scholarships
  • Fullerton School District – Adventures in Science Program
  • Girls Incorporated of Orange County – Eureka! STEM Program
  • Harvey Mudd College – President’s Scholars Program
  • Minnesota Independent School Forum – STEM Initiative
  • Science Buddies – Outreach to Raise Awareness of Resources and Conduct Core Programs within the Carlsbad and Indianapolis Educational Communities
  • Tiger Woods Foundation – STEM Programs
  • UC San Diego Foundation – STEM Academy
  • University of Minnesota Foundation – Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program
  • University of San Diego – First Generation, Underrepresented Science Experience Program (FUSE)
  • University of Texas-Pan American Foundation – Mobile Laboratory Program
  • University of Washington Foundation – Medical Technologists Scholarship
  • Zoological Society of San Diego – Hands-on Science Exploratory Field Trip to the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Conservation Research

Plant Communities

  • Augsburg College – Scholarship Weekend
  • Brea Education Foundation – Laurel Elementary School Robotics Program
  • Carmel-Clay Educational Foundation, Inc. – TechHOUNDS, FIRST Robotics Team at Carmel High School
  • CSULB 49er Foundation – Young Scientist Camp
  • Franklin Township Education Foundation Inc. – Franklin Central Auto Flashes Robotics Club
  • Minnesota Academy of Science – Minnesota State Science & Engineering Fair
  • MSD of Pike Township Education Foundation, Inc. – Pike High School RoboDevils Robotics Team
  • Sacramento Regional Science & Engineering Fair Foundation – Sacramento Regional STEM Fair
  • Science Education Foundation of Indiana, Inc. – Celebrate Science Indiana
  • Steps-Ahead – 2nd Annual Innovators of the Next Generation STEM Competition
  • Tustin Public Schools Foundation – Robotics Kits for Tustin Unified Elementary School
  • The Regents of the University of California – UC, Davis – C-STEM Day
  • University of Minnesota Foundation – Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Program
  • US Foundation for the Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) – First Robotics Teams in Miami