Help undergraduates defy odds to pursue their passion for chemistry. Give a rare summer research experience. Introduce the wonders of science to a classroom. Your donation supports teaching and learning of chemistry for students of all ages.

Simply make a gift and select the program you wish to support. The entire tax-deductible donation goes to the students or teachers you choose to assist.

Browse the gallery of student and teacher stories to see how your donation makes a difference.

High School Students

Project SEED

Give bright, economically disadvantaged high school students paid summer internships in research labs working with volunteer scientist mentors.


ACS Scholars Program

Provide financial assistance, mentoring, and networking to talented students from groups that are underrepresented in the chemical sciences.


Advancing Chemistry Teaching

Offer a teacher the latest tools to increase scientific literacy and inspire the next generation of scientists.

ACS is designated as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your contribution to the American Chemical Society is tax-deductible. Our Federal Tax ID Number is 53-0196572.

Robert Langer and Keith Reed
Robert Langer and Keith Reed share their support of the ACS Scholars Program. (3:20)

Progress Report  

The 2016 Progress Report provides highlights from donor-supported ACS programs and acknowledges donors for their generous support to students and teachers in the chemical sciences. 

2016 Progress Report (pdf)

Contact Us

Please contact us if you are interested in more information about supporting these or other programs.

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