You want to make a difference for the next generation of scientists. We have opportunities that need your help. Your donation directly supports students and teachers in the chemical sciences—providing research stipends, awarding scholarships, and facilitating teacher workshops.

Simply select the program to support and the entire tax-deductible donation goes to the students or teachers you want to assist. Inspire a student's amazement. Help students defy odds to pursue their passion for chemistry. Provide a rare summer experience. The choice is yours. Make a donation today.

High School Students

Project SEED

Give bright, economically disadvantaged high school students paid summer internships in research labs working with volunteer scientist mentors.


ACS Scholars Program

Provide financial assistance, mentoring, and networking to talented students from groups that are underrepresented in the chemical sciences.


Advancing Chemistry Teaching (ACT)

Offer a teacher the latest tools to increase scientific literacy and inspire the next generation of scientists.

ACS is designated as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your contribution to the American Chemical Society is tax-deductible. Our Federal Tax ID Number is 53-0196572.

Progress Report  

2014 Progress Report (pdf)

Where Are They Now?

Read C&EN profiles of ACS Scholars as part of the program's 20th Anniversary celebration.

Contact Us

Contact the Development Office if you would like more information about supporting these or other programs.

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