Project SEED Fellowship

Fellowship at a Glance

Recipient Student
Category Diversity
AmountUp to $5,000 per academic year


To ensure that students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds have opportunities to experience the challenges and rewards of chemically-related sciences.

Learn more about SEED Fellowship Program  


Project SEED (Summer Experiences for the Economically Disadvantaged) is a paid summer internship program for high school students. For 8 to 10 weeks during the summer, SEED students work in real laboratories, with real scientists serving as their mentors. Students learn about careers in chemistry and receive mentoring in college preparation and professional development.


Eligibility requirements are available on the Apply for Project SEED page.

How to Apply

Detailed information is available on the Apply for Project SEED page.

Contact Information

ACS Project SEED Program
Phone: 1-800-227-5558 (ext. 4380)

Related Opportunities

  • Project SEED Scholarships Supporting high school students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds to learn about chemistry careers and receive mentoring in a paid summer internship program.

  • ACS Scholars Renewable scholarships for undergraduates from historically underrepresented groups majoring in chemistry-related disciplines and pursuing chemistry-related careers.

  • Priscilla Carney Jones Scholarship Providing scholarships for female undergraduate majors in chemistry or related disciplines who are beginning their junior or senior years of study.