THE 2015-2016 ACADEMIC YEAR WAS THE LAST YEAR FOR MATRICULATION INTO THE ACSS PROGRAM. THE ACSS PROGRAM IS NO LONGER OFFERING NEW SCHOLARSHIPS. However, current students can still apply for funding to support research and travel to conferences through the IINSPIRE-at-Augustana program.
The ACSS Program combines special academic and extra-curricular programming, scholarships and other financial incentives to support the success of ACS Scholars.
The program includes:
While applicants planning to major in the fields of biology and/or biochemistry and/or applicants from groups underrepresented in the sciences are especially encouraged to apply, students planning to major in one of the sciences (e.g., biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, geology, etc.) and/or math are eligible to apply if certain program requirements are met (See ACSS Scholarship Information).