CIC Chemical Education Fund (CEF)

The CIC Chemical Education Fund (CEF) is a registered charity set up to promote education in the fields of chemical sciences, chemical engineering, chemical technology and related disciplines.

Objectives of the CEF

  • To advance education in chemical sciences, chemical engineering, chemical technology and related disciplines, by carrying out or encouraging chemical outreach activities, seminars and conferences and by developing educational materials for the benefit of students of chemistry, chemical engineering or chemical technology and members of the general public;
  • To encourage excellence in the fields of chemical sciences, chemical engineering and chemical technology and related disciplines by awarding scholarships, bursaries, prizes and other honours and providing funding to academic institutions;
  • To carry out or promote research in the fields of chemical sciences, chemical engineering, chemical technology and related disciplines and to disseminate the results of such research to the general public.

Applying for Funding

The deadline to apply to the CEF for funding for a project is December 15 of the year previous to that in which support is being requested. Also review the:

Examples of Funding:

Contribute to the CEF

Make a donation:
You can donate to the Chemical Education Fund by contacting us at info@cheminst.ca or 1-888-542-2242 ext. 223, or by filling out the appropriate fields on your membership renewal form

Planned Giving:
Find out how to make a legacy gift to the Chemical Education Fund (CEF)

Additional Information

CEF Board of Directors 
CEF Bylaws 
View examples of Permitted Uses of funds