Who Can Apply: To support new projects led by senior ACS members that advance ACS’s values of diversity, equity, inclusion and respect.
The project must be led by a senior ACS member (i.e., over 50 years in age) and must be submitted by a technical division, international section, or any official ACS entity other than a local section. A limited number of proposals (up to $500) will be funded. Grants will be awarded following review by the SCC Awards Subcommittee.
Submission: The proposal should address:
- Impact of the project on diversity, equity, inclusion and/or respect
- Estimated potential magnitude of the impact on systemic racism
- Level of engagement by senior ACS members and/or other seniors
- Current and potential support from partners, including the possibility of long-term continuation of the proposed activity
Deadline: May 31, 2023