ACS-Hach Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Scholarship

American Chemical Society


Grant amount: US $3,000 - US $6,000

Anticipated deadline: Apr 16, 2019

Applicant type: Working Professional Masters Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

Location of citizenship: United States

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Overview:

The ACS-Hach Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Scholarship is awarded to recent graduates and graduate students with limited work experience and an interest in becoming secondary chemistry teachers.  Recipients must be pursuing a Masters degree in education or becoming certified as a chemistry/science teacher.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Recipients must be pursuing a Masters degree in education or becoming certified as a chemistry/science teacher.
  • To be eligible, you must:
    • Have a Bachelors degree or higher in chemistry or chemistry-related discipline:
      • Agricultural Chemistry
      • Biochemistry
      • Ceramic Science/Chemistry/Technology
      • Chemical Engineering
      • Chemical Technology
      • Environmental Science/Engineering (must be chemistry-based)
      • Forensic Science/Chemistry
      • Food Science (not Nutrition)
      • Industrial Chemistry
      • Materials Science or Petroleum Engineering
      • Nanotechnology or Nano Science
      • Paper and Pulp Technology
      • Toxicology
    • Have less than one year work experience outside of obtaining undergraduate and graduate degrees
    • Demonstrate an interest and commitment to becoming a secondary educator
    • Be accepted into an education masters program or teacher certification program
    • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Recipients who meet the award criteria are eligible to renew the award annually up to three years.  
  • The scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board, and other education-related expenses. 

Ineligibility:

  • Scholarships cannot be applied to expenses retroactively.