Green Chemistry Summer School

ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy

Key Dates:

January 25, 2019
Applications Due by 11:59 p.m. (applicant's local time)

March 22, 2019
Application acceptance notification emails go out


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ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy

July 16-23, 2019
Colorado School of Mines
Golden, Colorado

Your Golden Opportunity Starts Here!
Apply by January 25th to be Considered for the Class of 2019.

2018 ACS Summer School Students
ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy Class of 2018
Photo Credit: Mary Kirchhoff

Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars explore scientific solutions to global sustainability challenges, including sustainable energy, at the ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy.

This week-long residential program includes presentations by green chemistry and sustainable energy experts, poster sessions, collaborative projects, and discussions on the roles of science and technology in solving global sustainability challenges. 

The Summer School is open to those currently studying in the Americas. Most applicants are enrolled in or have completed advanced degree programs in chemistry or chemical engineering, but applicants from related disciplines are welcome to apply. 

Coach-class airfare, ground transportation, shared on-campus housing, meals, and all program costs are provided to participants. International attendees will be reimbursed for the cost of visas.

For more information, please read the 2019 Application Instructions


The Summer School is proudly sponsored by the ACSACS Petroleum Research Fund, and ACS Green Chemistry Institute

ACS GCI's Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference

The 24th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference will be held June 16-18, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. Take your sustainable chemistry to the next level - don't miss this conference!

The GC&E Call for Symposia is open through October 4, 2019