Kate Sellar

Deadlines approaching for ACS Scholarships: Help us spread the word.

Blog Post created by Kate Sellar on Feb 5, 2013

Tell High School Counselors and Students: Apply by March 1 for Minority Scholarships in Chemistry

African American, American Indian and Hispanic students planning to major in a chemistry-related field can apply for a scholarship through the ACS Scholars program.  Funding of $2,500-$5,000 per year is available.  Application deadline is March 1. For more information and an online application, visit www.acs.org/scholars , call 1-800-227-5558 or email scholars@acs.org.

Help us spread the word about these scholarships. Email the link to high school counselors and chemistry teachers in your community and share via Facebook and Twitter, bulletin boards, websites and local newspapers.


Considering Teaching as a Second Career?  ACS Scholarships Available.

The ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship is awarded to professionals in the chemistry field pursuing a Master’s degree in education or becoming certified as a chemistry/science teacher.

Full time students can receive up to $6,000, and part time students $3,000.  Both can be renewed annually up to three years. The scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board, and other education-related expenses.

Apply by April 1 at http://bit.ly/WDbxE1 or www.acs.org/hach.  


Know Any Chemistry Undergrad Students Interested in Teaching?  This Will Help.

The ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate chemistry majors who attend one of our 72 partner institutions and are interested in teaching high school chemistry.

Scholars receive $6,000 per academic year for up to six years. The scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board, and other education-related expenses. The partner universities have oversight for the selection of scholars.

Contact the partner institution for application and renewal details.


ACS-Hach High School Chemistry Grants Can Help a Teacher in Your Community

Grants of up to $1,500 are available to chemistry teachers with innovative ideas that transform classroom learning, foster student development, and reveal the wonders of chemistry. For more information and to apply online, visit www.acs.org/hach. Deadline is April 1.

Be a Chemistry Ambassador and share the link with teachers in your community!