Pittsburgh Conference Memorial National College Grant
From The Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh and The Spectroscopy Society of Pennsylvania
The Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh (SACP) was organized 1942 to advance analytical chemistry through science education. Its sister society is the Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh (SSP). The SACP is dedicated to the education of their membership, of the community and of future scientists from kindergarten through college.
The Pittsburgh Conference Memorial National College Grants (PCMNCG) Program is one aspect of the efforts of the Pittcon volunteers and the sponsoring societies to support science education. Grants will be awarded to small college science departments for the purchase of scientific equipment, audio-visual or other teaching aids, and/or library materials for use in the teaching of science at the undergraduate level.
Colleges and universities with undergraduate programs
Schools where more than 25% of their operating budget comes from national or state governments (two-year community colleges sponsored by political subdivisions of a state are not bound by this criteria
Schools with enrollment that exceeds 5,000 full-time students (Two-year community colleges sponsored by political subdivisions of a state are not bound by this criteria)
Requests for materials to be used only for research purposes
Schools are ineligible for the PCMNCG program for a three-year period following receipt of the PCMNCG grant