to science students. Each teacher who partners with a chemist
receives a donation from ACS to enhance science education.
Benefits: The American Chemical Society donates $500 to
participating schools in Science Coaches to enhance science
Application due: September 9, However, acceptance is more
likely the earlier the application is submitted as the chemist-teacher partnerships are accepted on a rolling basis.
Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in
the Chemical Sciences
The Stanley C. Israel Regional Award recognizes individuals
and/or institutions who have advanced diversity in the chemical sciences and significantly stimulated or fostered activities
that promote inclusiveness within the region.
Benefits: $1000 and a medal.
Application due: August 1 for MWRM, NERM, SERMACS,
AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
The AAAS STPF provides opportunities for scientists and
engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking while contributing their knowledge and analytical skills in the federal
Benefits: Stipend of $75-100,000 per year, along with other
support including reimbursement for health care insurance.
Application due: November 1.
American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowships
The American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship supports the training of researchers who have received a doctoral
degree to provide initial funding leading to an independent
career in cancer research (including basic, preclinical, clinical,
cancer control, psychosocial, behavioral, epidemiology, health
services and health policy research).
Benefits: Awards may be for three years with progressive
stipends of $48,000, $50,000, and $52,000 per year, plus a
$4,000 per year fellowship allowance (an additional $1,500 is
added to the fellowship allowance in the last year to attend the
ACS Postdoctoral Fellows Symposium or a domestic scientific
Application due: October 15 and April 1.
ACS ENVR Graduate Service Fellowships
ACS ENVR Graduate Service Fellowships would support an
estimated 50 hours of work over 6 months, and are intended
to get graduate students involved in the ENVR division.
Application due: October 30
Graduate Student Award in Computational Physical
This graduate student award is to encourage graduate work
in computational chemistry, recognize research accomplishments and stimulate interest in the Subdivision of Theoretical
Chemistry and the PHYS division of the ACS.
Benefits: Two awards will be made annually. The first is for up
to 60,000 service units on NCSA’s Teragrid resources and the
second is for up to 30,000 service units.
Application due: October 1