Student Programs and Resources

Elementary/Middle School

Adventures in Chemistry

Explore Experiments, the Secret Science of Stuff, Games, and learn your Science ABCs.


  • ACS ChemClub
    A fun, authentic, hands-on opportunity to experience chemistry beyond the classroom.
  • Chemistry Olympiad
    A Olympiad competition that tests the knowledge and skills of the most talented chemistry students in the world.

  • ChemMatters Magazine
    This award-winning magazine demystifies chemistry with exciting articles, games, and puzzles.

  • Project SEED
    A summer research program for economically disadvantaged junior and senior high school students.


inChemistry Magazine
The official ACS magazine featuring special topics of interest to undergraduate students in the chemical sciences.

Student Chapters
Student organizations for undergraduate chemical science majors  

College Planning
Learn what it takes to earn a degree in chemistry


  • Planning for Graduate School
    Get on the path to graduate school with our comprehensive guide to selecting an institution and preparing for graduate studies.
  • Grants and Fellowships
    Find research and postdoctoral fellowships, travel awards, leadership awards, and more.
  • Career Planning
    Learn about career workshops, academic careers, networking, interviewing, and more.

Access the most comprehensive database of chemical research and researchers at universities in the United States and Canada, including statistics and faculty biographies.
ACS Directory of Graduate Research