ACS International Center Events
Thursday, November 21, 2013; 2:00pm EST
The Boren Awards are administered by the The Institute of International Education (IIE), which provides funding of up to $20,000 for U.S. undergraduates and up to $30,000 for graduates to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. For this session, "Boren Awards for International Study", the ACS International Center will host Sarah Gleisner, Outreach Program Manager at the Boren Awards, to speak about the fellowship and scholarship programs, and the benefits of international exchange.
December 5, 2013; 2:00pm EST
The 2014 International Research Experience for Undergraduates (IREU) program gives nine undergraduate students an opportunity to spend 10 weeks working on frontier materials science research projects under the guidance of faculty members and graduate student mentors in the United States, Singapore, Italy, and Scotland. For this session, the ACS Office of International Activities speaks to you about the importance of attaining international experience, and how the ACS IREU program can build upon your global knowledge.