High School Chemistry Student Programs and Resources

Start an ACS High School ChemClub

ACS ChemClub

The ACS ChemClub provides fun, authentic, and hands-on opportunities to experience chemistry beyond the classroom.

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Chemistry Olympiad

The Chemistry Olympiad competition brings together the world’s most talented high school students to test their knowledge and skills in chemistry. Find out how you can participate.

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ChemMatters Magazine

This award-winning magazine demystifies chemistry with exciting articles, games, and puzzles.

Project SEED is a summer research program for economically disadvantaged students. If you are a junior or senior year in high school, learn how you can work alongside scientists in a research laboratory.

African American, Hispanic, and American Indian students pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences are eligible to apply for the ACS Scholars Program.

Are you thinking about studying chemistry in college? Don’t know where to start? Refer to this link to learn what it takes to earn a degree in chemistry, the benefits of finding a mentor and building a professional network, and much more.