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Grants in Aid
The Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society (NESACS) will provide Grants-in Aid of $350 to each of four undergraduates to enable them to attend the 255th ACS National Meeting in New Orleans, LA, March 18-22, 2018 and to present a paper at the Undergraduate Research Poster Session in the Division of Chemical Education. The institutions of the successful applicants are expected to match the award.
Applications will be accepted from undergraduate students at colleges and universities within the Northeastern Section of the ACS. The student must be a chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, or molecular biology major in good standing with at least junior status, and must be currently engaged in undergraduate research.
Professor Matthew Gage
Department of Chemistry
University of Massachusetts Lowell
1 University Ave.
Lowell, MA 01854
Phone: 978-934-3683
Fax: 978-934-3013
Applicants will be notified by e-mail on October 16, 2017. Those awarded the Grants-in-Aid will receive payment from the Northeastern Section in mid-February, 2018.
Application forms are available by clicking the links on this page. The deadline for receipt of completed applications by Professor Matthew Gage, the Chair of the Grants-in-Aid Committee, is October 9, 2017.
The deadline for electronic submission of abstracts to the American Chemical Society in Washington, D.C. is October 23, 2017, 11:59 PM.

Call for Papers
Undergraduate Research Poster Session
at the
255th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society
New Orleans, Louisiana
March 18-22, 2018

The ACS invites undergraduate students to submit abstracts of their research papers for presentation at the Undergraduate Research Poster Session (URPS), which will be part of the extensive programming for undergraduates at this national meeting. Submit your abstract electronically by October 23, 2017 (11:59 EST) to <>. Click on the CHED division and then select the URPS site that is appropriate to the subject of your paper. Please follow the directions carefully.

For further information, contact:
Nancy Bakowski
ACS Student Affiliates Program
1155 Sixteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: (800) 227-5558, ext. 6166
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