ACS Scholars Program

$5,000

March 01, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Awards are given to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply.



    To be considered for a scholarship through the ACS Scholars Program, candidates must:
    -Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian
    -Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
    -Be a full-time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college
    -Demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science (Grade Point Average 3.0, "B" or better)
    -Demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR) form
    -Be a graduating high school senior or college freshman, sophomore or junior intending to or already majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related science OR intending to or already pursuing a degree in chemical technology
    -Be planning a career in the chemical sciences

    Please note that students intending to enter Pre-Med programs or pursuing a degree in Pharmacy are not eligible for this scholarship.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • ACS Scholars Program
  • 1155 16th Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20036
  • scholars@acs.org
  • tel: 800-227-5558 x6250
  • fax: 202-872-4361

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