American Chemical Society Scholarship (ACS) will award renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who choose to study/ enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. However, ACS will award scholarships of $5,000 to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply. See also Lazord Fellowship 2023 | Fully Funded
The scholarship is available to international students, especially students with a desire to study abroad. We aim to encourage young desirous students to take courses in Chemistry and other related and relevant fields. Selection for American Chemical Society undergraduate awards is on merit. Our focus is also on students with good academic records. You must be an international student. Numerous scholarships will be awarded to Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and PhD. students. Everyone has equal opportunities. We encourage you to apply if your academic qualifications meet the eligibility criteria. See also Seplat Scholarship 2022 | Fully Funded For Undergraduate
The American Chemical Society grants aim to train and sponsor talented scholars in the fields of chemistry that will have significant input in chemistry research.
About American Chemical Society Scholarship
The scholarship is held at all the participating universities in the USA.
- Location: USA
- Field of Study: Chemistry and related field
- Commencement date: September 2021
- Levels: Undergraduates, Graduate & PhD
- Number of Scholarships: Over 300 scholarships are awarded annually with an estimated $1,000,000.
- Target Group: international students
- Mode of study: Full time
American Chemical Society Scholarship Value and Inclusion(s)
Selected candidates will receive national recognition and scholarship stipends in the following amounts:
- $2,500 for freshmen
- $3,000 for sophomores
- $5,000 for juniors and seniors
The ACS Scholars program at American Chemical holds national meetings twice a year covering the complete field of chemistry and also holds smaller conferences concentrating on specific chemical fields or geographic regions. The primary source of income for the ACS is the Chemical Abstracts Service, a provider of chemical databases worldwide.
Eligibility Criteria for American Chemical Society Scholarship
To be considered for a scholarship through the American chemical society award high school (ACS) Scholars Program, candidates should:
- Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian
- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
- 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)
- Should demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR) form
- Has to 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
- Should be planning a career in the chemical sciences. See also
American Chemical Society Scholarship Selection Criteria:
The Selection Committee reviews all applications to determine the best overall applicants. The highest-rated students are selected as scholarship recipients.
Scholarships are awarded based on academic record, career objective, financial need, leadership ability, participation in school activities, and community service.
How to apply for the American Chemical Society Scholarship
Please kindly visit the official scholarship website for your application and further enquiries, you are expected to follow the application guidelines carefully and make sure you follow the steps as stated: Official Scholarship Website: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html