ACS Scholars Program

Scholarships for African American, Hispanic, and American Indian students in the chemical sciences

ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Awards of up to $5,000* are given to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply.

*Number and amount of awards subject to individual financial need and available funding

The application cycle begins November 1 through March 1 annually.

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American Chemical Society Scholars 20th Anniversary 1995-2015

ACS Scholars Program  

20 years of success and continuing commitment