ACS Community Recognition Grants
The American Chemical Society recognizes activities at the community level and provides grants to support programs that advance the public’s understanding of chemistry.
Read more about our Community Recognition Grants and Mini-Grants:
- Local Section Science Café Mini-Grant
Grants of up to $500 are available to assist Local Sections in hosting a Science Café in their community.
- Local Section Members Engaging Through Technology (METT) Grant
Grants of up to $2,000 are available to assist local sections to harness technology to fully engage their current membership and enhance their member recruitment efforts.
- Local Section Bridging-the-Gap Mini-Grant
This grant program has been discontinued. Complete a summary report for a project previously funded by this mini-grant.
- Local Section Sustainability Programming Grant
Grants up to $500 are available on a rolling basis to enable sustainability programming within your local section.
- Local Section Innovative Project Grant
The Local Section Innovative Project Grant (IPG) encourages local sections to conceive and implement innovative projects.
- Technical Division Innovative Project Grant
The Technical Division Innovative Project Grant (IPG) encourages technical divisions to conceive and implement innovative projects.
- Student Chapter Grants
Active ACS Student chapters are eligible to receive grants to support various activities, projects and events.
- ACS Senior Chemists Committee Mini-Grant Program
The ACS Senior Chemists Committee (SCC) will offer a limited number of grants to local sections that wish to sponsor an event or activity that will increase the engagement of senior members.