ACS Student Chapter Grants

Does your chapter have an innovative idea or community service project you’d like to implement this year? Are you interested in planning or attending a scientific meeting? Active ACS Student Chapters are eligible for any of the following six ACS Student Chapter grants.

National Meeting Travel Grant
ACS awards grants to help Student Chapters pay registration fees, lodging, and/or transportation costs associated with ACS National Meetings. This grant is for Undergraduates who are presenting at the Undergraduate Research Poster Session or a Successful Student Chapter poster at SCI-Mix.

Undergraduate Programming at Regional Meetings Grant
Chapters can receive up to $2,800 to develop undergraduate events and activities for ACS Regional Meetings.

Community Interaction Grant
Chapters are eligible to receive up to $500 to help improve the science learning experience of minority children through community interactions and projects.

New Activities Grant
Active chapters are eligible to receive up to $500 in matching funds to support new and innovative chemistry-related projects.

Inter-Chapter Relations Grant
Chapters hosting an inter-chapter event are eligible for up to $750 in funding!

Grants for New Chapters

Don't have a chapter yet? Get a $300 starter grant to help you lauch a new chapter or re-activate an inactive one.

Upcoming Application Dates

Grant Application Period
Community Interaction Grant (2016-2017)
March 21 - April 22
New Activities Grant (2016-2017)
March 21 - April 22
252nd National Meeting Travel Grant
TBD