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The Chemours Future of Chemistry Scholarship Program Invests in the Next Generation of STEM Professionals

Published 02-17-22

Submitted by The Chemours Company

Chemours logo and quote reads: "As a first Generation college student and a women in STEM, receiving the Future of Chemistry Scholarship in an honor. It allowed me to be debt free as I pursue my education." Alyssa Nicase

The Chemours Company has launched two additional Future of Chemistry Scholarships for students pursuing undergraduate degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Consistent with the company’s broader Corporate Responsibility Commitment, which includes goals on increased diversity and gender parity, the Future of Chemistry Scholarship program is part of Chemours’ commitment to broadening access to STEM education in the communities where it operates.

In partnership with the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), the Chemours Future of Chemistry Scholarship-Houston Area is a $40,000 scholarship distributed over four years and open to female high school students living in the Greater Houston area who wish to pursue an engineering or engineering-related degree. Interested scholars can apply here, and the application closes on March 1, 2022.

The Future of Chemistry Scholarship, sponsored by the Chemours Latin American Resource Organization (CLARO), supports U.S.-based Hispanic and Latin American students interested in studying STEM-related fields. Five qualified high school seniors will be selected to win a $5,000 scholarship. Students can apply here, and the application closes on March 15, 2022.

Since its inception in 2018, the Chemours Future of Chemistry program has awarded scholarships to over 60 students totaling more than $1 million dollars. Chemours looks forward to engaging more scholars in the year ahead on their road to a rewarding STEM-related career.

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The Chemours Company (NYSE: CC) is a global leader in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts, and chemical solutions, providing its customers with solutions in a wide range of industries with market-defining products, application expertise and chemistry-based innovations. Chemours ingredients are found in plastics and coatings, refrigeration and air conditioning, mining, and general industrial manufacturing. Our flagship products include prominent brands such as Teflonâ„¢, Ti-Pureâ„¢, Krytoxâ„¢, Vitonâ„¢, Opteonâ„¢, Freonâ„¢ and Nafionâ„¢. Chemours published its first corporate responsibility commitment report in 2018, which highlights goals aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The company has approximately 7,000 employees and 28 manufacturing sites serving approximately 3,700 customers in over 120 countries. Chemours is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is listed on the NYSE under the symbol CC. For more information, we invite you to visit chemours.com or follow us on Twitter @Chemours or LinkedIn.

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