The American Chemical Society sponsors scholarship programs for qualified applicants who want to enter the fields of chemistry, biochemistry, or chemical engineering, and students seeking a two-year degree in chemical technology. The programs are designed to encourage African-American, Hispanic, and American Indian students to pursue undergraduate college degrees in the chemical sciences and chemical technology. The goal of these scholarship programs is to aid in building an awareness of the value and the rewards associated with careers in science and to assist students in acquiring the skills and credentials needed for success in these areas. Scholarships of up to $3000 per year are awarded.
Who can apply: African-American, Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian first-year students, sophomores, and juniors majoring in chemistry or biochemistry.
Accept applications beginning on November 1, submission deadline is March 1 of the following calendar year