Project SEED & Project STEM

High school student in biology research lab in School of Science at IUPUI

Established in 1968 by the American Chemical Society, Project SEED & Project STEM give students the opportunity to explore a career in science. For more than 30 years, the Indiana Section of the ACS has been providing rewarding summer research experiences to qualified Indianapolis-area high school students. Many local professors and industrial scientists open their research labs to these high school students in order to expose them to the scientific research experience.

Mandatory Call Out Meeting: March 12 | IUPUI Location TBD

Application Deadline: April 1


Those who meet the income guidelines of the ACS National SEED Committee are given a stipend during the summer ($2,500 for Summer I or $3,000 for returning Summer II participants). Learn more & apply.

If your family income exceeds the guidelines, apply here.