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California Section Educational Grants. The California Section offers grants to high schools each year. Applications are due July 1. For more information, please click here Educational Grants

American Association of Chemistry Teachers The American Chemical Society has established the American Association of Chemistry Teachers for K-12 teachers of chemistry teachers. AACT will have various resources including lesson plans, strategies, demos, labs and multimedia. A subscription to ChemMatters is included in the membership. Please visit http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/educators/aact.html

Science Coaches for Schools The California Section will help find a grad student or chem professional to be science coach for elementary, middle, and high schools, and the ACS will donate $500 to the school. For more information, please contact the California Section at office@calacs.org and visit http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/outreach/science-coaches.html. Hach Grants

ACS has two programs to aid high school chemistry teachers: • ACS-Hach High School Chemistry Classroom Grant. ACS will award up to $1,500 for resources, activities, and lab equipment. Applications are accepted between February 1st and April 1st each year. For more information, please visit http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/grants/hachhighschool.html • ACS-Hach Professional Development Grand. ACS will award up to $1,500 for professional development experiences for high school teachers. Applications are accepted between October 15th and December 15th each year, and applicants are notified by February 28 the next year. For more information, please visit http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/hachprograms/acs-hach-professional-development-grant.html