STEM Competitive Grants & Contests
The ACS-Hach Professional Development Grant supports high school chemistry teachers as they identify and pursue opportunities that advance their professional development and enhance the teaching and learning of chemistry in their classrooms.
Applications are accepted between October 15 - January 4 annually for grants up to $1500.
The ACS-Hach High School Chemistry Classroom Grants typically provides funds for laboratory equipment and supplies, instructional materials, professional development, student-conducted field studies, and student-led science outreach events.
Applications will be available each spring for grants up to $1500.
Open to high school chemistry educators in the U.S. or U.S. territories, who can request up to $1,500 for their ideas. (Current application deadline June 1, 2020 for 2020-2021. Watch the site for updates).
Annual awards up to $750 for K-12 educators to help improve education in the science of meteorology.
Small animal, aquarium, reptile, or amphibian grants of up to $75 or $125 to purchase (or $50 to maintain) classroom pets. Redeemable through Petco, Pet Super Market, Pet Supplies Plus, Petland, or Petsmart. (Applications currently open through June 1, 2020).
Offers grants of $700 to give students field trip opportunities outside the classroom. (Applications open for 2020-2021 on August 1, 2020).