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.

Grants for New Chapters

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

National Meeting Travel Grant
ACS awards grants to help domestic and international 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. Check out our new program for ACS international chapters!

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!