AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY SCHOLARS PROGRAM
American Chemical Society Scholars Program 1155 Sixteenth Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20036 800-227-5558, Ext. 6250 www.acs.org/scholars email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Approximately one hundred scholarships of up to $5,000 for African- American, Hispanic, and Native American students planning to pursue undergraduate college degrees in the chemical sciences, including 2-year chemical technology programs. Must meet the following: be in a minority group listed above; citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.; high school senior, college freshman, sophomore or junior intending to major in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, environmental science, toxicology or other discipline centered on chemical science; attend an accredited college or university on a full-time basis; have demonstrated high achievement in chemistry or science; show evidence of financial need for scholarship aid according to FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) guidelines. Selection based on: interest in the chemical sciences, demonstrated potential for success, financial need, overall GPA of 3.0 or better, leadership skills, participation in community service and extracurricular activities and, recommendations, review of transcripts and personal statements.
Applications are available on our website, www.acs.org/scholars November 1 - March 1 annually.
Deadline: March 1