Application Deadline: September 15, 2017 (application will open soon)
Award Notification: On or before October 15, 2017
Award Amount: Up to 80% of travel expenses* for one meeting with a limit of $1,000
Eligible Meetings: Spring 2018 ACS National Meeting; 2018 Biennial Conference on Chemical Education
Applicant Eligibility: To be considered for this award, you must be in at least your third year as a member of the Division of Chemical Education at the time of application.
*Expenses include meeting registration, transportation, lodging, and meals (at per diem rate)
Awardees will be required to submit a report within 6 months of attending the conference supported by the award.
Competitive travel applications provide specific goals for attending the meeting which align with the mission of DivCHED. These goals are commensurate with the applicant’s expertise, job roles, and interests. Highly rated applications contain targeted plans for becoming more involved in DivCHED through programming and/or committees. Lastly, strong applications describe a paper to give at the meeting of interest that contributes specifically to DivCHED programming.