Foundation



OSA FoundationThe OSA Foundation, a global resource to the optics and photonics community, benefits over 7,000 people a year.  We inspire future optics innovators, support career development for optics students, recent graduates and young professionals, and recognize distinguished achievement in the field through the presentation of awards and honors.


Donors who contribute to The Annual Campaign fund innovative programs benefiting the Foundation’s mission.  Join the thousands of donors who inspire the future.

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Tony SiegmanEndowments may be established to fund new programs that  inspire the next generation of leaders and innovators.

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Foundation programs impact students around the world. We offer scholarships, program grants, travel grants and awards that benefit the optics community.

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Your donation may be made in honor or memory of an individual.  These gifts are a thoughtful way to recognize someone's achievements or honor their memory.

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