The Rubber Division offers two (2) $5,000 Undergraduate Scholarships to students entering their junior or senior year of study for the fall 2012- spring 2013 academic year. (These awards can be split up to more than two students.) Applicants may have a major area of study in Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Polymer Science or any other technical discipline of relevance to the rubber industry. Each winner receives up to $5,000 to defray educational expenses.
Rubber Technology Training Award
The Rubber Division’s Rubber Technology Training Award provides a stipend to rubber industry employees to allow them to attend a spring or fall Rubber Division Meeting in the year they are selected. Award winner receives up to $1,250 to attend a Rubber Division spring or fall Meeting. At a spring Technical Meeting awardees are invited to attend on-site seminars and workshops, technical meetings, Science & Technology Awards banquet, and the Sponsors’ Reception. At a fall Rubber Expo and Rubber Mini Expo awardees are invited to attend on-site seminars and workshops, technical sessions, the Exhibitors’ Reception, and visit the exposition floor.
Rubber Group Scholarships
All of the links below go to External Web Sites unless otherwise noted.
- Blue Ridge (via Virginia Tech)
- Fort Wayne
- Los Angeles
- New England
Also check out the American Chemical Society's Scholars Program!