Personal Discounts & Other Benefits

Exclusive access for ACS members!

Credit Card Program

Maximize your cash back by choosing how you earn rewards.  Apply for the American Chemical Society Bank of America® Cash Rewards Visa Signature® credit card that lets cardholders earn cash back on purchases:

  • 3% cash back in the category of your choice.
  • 2% cash back at grocery stores and wholesale clubs.
  • 1% cash back on all purchases.
  • You will earn 3% and 2% cash back on the first $2,500 in combined choice category/grocery store/wholesale club purchases each quarter. 

Apply, or get additional information (including rates and fees).

EAP/Work-Life Assistance Program for Members

New Member Benefit!                       

ACS is providing a new complimentary benefit to U.S.-based members for one year, beginning May 2020.  The Inova Employee Assistance Program (EAP) offers immediate assistance to help cope with the demands of work and life.  Services are provided by telephone, online chat, and online information on a variety of topics, including:

  • Health and wellness
  • Child care and Elder care
  • Financial counselling
  • On-line seminars & events
  • And much more

ACS/Inova EAP services are private and confidential.  Any shared information will be held in the strictest of confidence.

Shipping Discounts with FedEx

U.S.-based ACS members receive discounts of up to 26% on domestic and international envelope and small parcel shipments and up to 20% on printing and copying services at any FedEx Office. Discounts are also available for bulk and light freight transport. 

Office and Technology Products

ACS members qualify for special pricing on products from Lenovo and Office Depot.

Auto Rental Discounts

Get discounted car rental rates with AVIS, Budget, and Hertz.

Travel Expeditions

ACS partners with Betchart Expeditions for science based discovery travel.

Hotel Discount

Discounted rates on Wyndham Hotel Group properties.

Membership Dues



Perfect for people with a degree, certification, or significant work history in chemical or related sciences, or with certification as a teacher of a chemical science.



For people whose occupation directly concerns the practice of a chemical science, but are ineligible to become Regular Members of ACS. 



For full-time graduate students majoring in a chemical science or a related academic discipline.



For those actively working toward an undergraduate degree in chemistry or in a related academic discipline. 

$29 without C&EN
$60 with C&EN subscription

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