ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship is awarded to professionals in the chemistry field pursuing a Masters degree in education or becoming certified as a chemistry/science teacher.

Scholarship recipients receive either up to $6,000 for full-time study or up to $3,000 for part-time study.* Recipients who meet the award criteria are eligible to renew the award annually up to three years.  The scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board, and other education-related expenses.

Applications are accepted annually from February 1 – April 1. Interested applicants must submit an online application.

Who Is Eligible?
To be eligible, you must:

Have a Bachelors degree or higher in chemistry or chemistry-related discipline
Have work experience in a chemistry-related profession
Be accepted into an education masters program or teacher certification program
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 3,000

Max Award: 6,000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization American Chemical Society
1155 Sixteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036

Contact Person:

Phone: 800-227-5558, ext. 8178