The Merck Award recognizes eight *indviduals who will present their research at an awards symposium held during the Fall ACS national meeting.
Awardees will receive a $1,500 stipend to cover Fall ACS national meeting expenses.
They will present their research at a WCC/Merck half-day symposium and be recognized at the Awards Symposium Luncheon and the WCC Luncheon.
Individuals* in their 3rd & 4th year of graduate school with a research focus in one or more of the following - Organic, Medicinal, Analytical, Chemical Biology, Computational or Structural Chemistry and related disciplines.
Open to US citizens (studying anywhere) and to non-US citizens attending a graduate program in the US or Canada.
Those who have received a prior award under this program are ineligible.
Individuals* = this includes female-identified individuals and persons assigned female at birth (AFAB). For more information regarding the gender inclusive language used in this document, please visit the following site