YCC/Ciba Young Scientist Travel Award

The ACS Younger Chemists Committee (YCC) and the Ciba Foundation are proud to offer the Ciba Young Scientist Travel Award. This award provides funding for young and early-career chemists to travel to and participate in an ACS national or regional meeting. Through this travel award, the YCC and the Ciba Foundation continue to support development of younger chemists in the chemical sciences. The award is intended for young scientists under thirty-five (35) years of age who are 1) in a postdoctoral position or 2) within the first seven (7) years of their professional career. (PhD Students are ineligible) 


Each $500.00 travel award will be made on the basis of scientific merit and financial need. Funds may be applied only for ACS National or Regional Meeting registration, travel, and accommodations.


-   US citizens or permanent residents

-   Under the age of thirty-five (35) years of age at the time of application

-   In a postdoctoral position OR within the first seven (7) years of a professional career.

-   Current ACS member

Those who have received a prior award under this program are ineligible.


For further information please contact:

American Chemical Society

Attn: YCC-Leadership Development Award

1155 Sixteenth St. NW,

Washington DC 20036

Email: ycc_exec@gmail.com




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