Travel, Grants & Awards

ACS Bridge Project Travel and Professional Development Award

The Bridge Travel Award, sponsored by the ACS Bridge Project, is open to underrepresented students who are pursuing a graduate degree in the chemical sciences. The goal of this award is to advance the career and professional development of graduate students by defraying expenses necessary to attend the ACS Spring or Fall Meeting, such as registration fees, transportation, lodging, presentation materials, and meals.

Award Amount: Up to $2,000

Where: Varies

Eligibility: Graduate students in chemistry or chemical engineering who are U.S. citizens and historically underrepresented in the sciences (African American, Hispanic American, and Native American)

Applications Due: 

Spring ACS Meetings: Applications open December and close January.

Fall ACS Meetings: Applications open May and close June