Awards and Programs

San Diego State University Research Foundation (Department Chemistry and Biochemistry):  The main purpose of the Foundation is to operate exclusively for the benefit of, and to carry out the purposes of projects of San Diego State University Research Foundation relating to scientific research into the causes and treatment of human diseases, particularly disorders metabolism.

Arne N. Wick Predoctoral Research Fellowship: Established in 1992 to honor the work and dedication of Dr. Arne N. Wick, a former long time Board member of the Foundation.  This grant seeks to provide full support for an outstanding graduate student, nominated by the San Diego State University faculty, during the last year of their doctoral dissertation preparation.

Scripps Whittier Diabetes InstituteThe Foundation has been contributing to research efforts consistently and has maintained a relationship with the Whittier Institute (formerly known as the Whittier Institute for Diabetes and Endocrinology) since 1983.