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ACS Honors African Americans in the Chemical Sciences

ACS celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans who overcame great odds to pioneer some of the most important discoveries and developments in our history.

ACS Scholars Award

African American, Hispanic, and Native American high school seniors and college freshmen are eligible to apply for this award.
Apply by March 1, 2015

National Chemistry Week News

Provides periodic information, promotions, activity ideas, and events for National Chemistry Week, celebrated the 3rd full week in October.


News, announcements, and connections to valuable resources for chemistry educators. Learn more