LSYCC Starter Grants

If you would like to start or revitalize your LSYCC, or if you have a great idea for an innovative event, please complete your application and submit it to ACS either electronically or in print:

info@ycc-acs.org

American Chemical Society
c/o The Younger Chemists Committee
1155 16th St., N.W.
Washington DC 20036

New Local Section Grant

Up to $500 for a year of programming for a new local section to host specific events

Please submit a detailed description of your event and a plan on future funding for your section. A brief summary of the event (up to one page) supplemented with pictures is due by the end of the fiscal year during which the grant is awarded. Submission will be considered for a chance to be featured in LSYCC spotlight.

Proposals need to be submitted to info@ycc-acs.org by March 1st or August 1st.

Proposals will be reviewed the weekend before the national ACS meetings and applicants will be notified within a week of the national meeting’s completion.

Local Section Grant

Up to $200 for an existing local section to host a specific event

Please submit a detailed description of your event. A brief summary of the event (up to one page) supplemented with pictures is due by the end of the fiscal year during which the grant is awarded. Submission will be considered for a chance to be featured in LSYCC spotlight.

Proposals need to be submitted to info@ycc-acs.org by March 1st or August 1st.

Proposals will be reviewed the weekend before the national ACS meetings and applicants will be notified within a week of the national meeting’s completion.

Regional Grant

Up to $500 for a local section to host a specific event at a Regional ACS Meeting

Please submit a detailed description of your event. A brief summary of the event (up to one page) supplemented with pictures is due within a year of the funds being disbursed. Submission will be considered for a chance to be featured in LSYCC spotlight.

Proposals need to be submitted to info@ycc-acs.org by March 1st or August 1st.

Proposals will be reviewed the weekend before the national ACS meetings and applicants will be notified within a week of the national meeting’s completion.

More funding opportunities are available through ACS