24th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference | June 16 - 18, 2020 | Seattle, WA


The ACS Green Chemistry Institute manages several travel awards that can be used to travel to the GC&E Conference. At this time, all awards are closed for the 2019 cycle. Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Breen, Hancock and Ciba Awards for travel in 2020. Please click on the links below for more information.

  • ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable Travel Awards for Students and Post Docs ($1,000)
    Eight awards of $1,000 each in travel reimbursement will be given to graduate students and post doctoral scholars who are selected to present in the “Making Organic Chemistry More Sustainable” symposium. To apply, you just need to submit an abstract to this session.
  • Joseph Breen Memorial Award (up to $2,000)
    Reimburses travel expenses up to $2,000 for attendance in a green chemistry technical meeting, conference or training program. Undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and young professionals, both international and domestic, are eligible.
  • Kenneth Hancock Memorial Award ($1,000 award plus $1,000 travel stipend)
    Award for outstanding contributions to green chemistry research & education. The award is announced at GC&E and awardees should present at the conference. Travel and registration to GC&E is reimbursable up to $1,000. The award is open to undergraduate and graduate students, regardless of citizenship or country of study.
  • Ciba Travel Award in Green Chemistry (up to $2,000)
    Reimburses travel expenses up to $2,000 for U.S. high school, undergraduate and graduate students to attend an American Chemical Society (ACS) technical meeting, conference or training program.