Minority Programs

Minority Affairs Committee (MAC) – MAC Futures Fund

Support diversity in AIChE, the profession, and society at large. Your gift, at any level, will help MAC continue the leadership they provide in new priority initiatives that support: 

  • Revival of the Minority Faculty Forum
  • Scholarships for freshmen and upperclassmen, including 3 new scholarships sponsored by MAC and WIC (Women’s Initiative Committee)
  • MAC Archive project
  • Resources for young professionals

Donors who participate by December 31st 2014, will be recognized as “Founding Members” of  MAC’s new MAC Futures Fund. 


The Minority Affairs Committee (MAC) promotes activities that will encourage the education and training of minorities in engineering and related disciplines, through the development and enhancement of student scholarship and mentoring programs. Voluntary contributions given to AIChE's Minority Programs help support existing and upcoming MAC projects, awards and scholarship programs, such as:

  • Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement
  • Distinguished Service Award
  • Minority Scholarship Awards for College Students
  • Minority Scholarship Awards for Incoming College Freshmen
  • William H. Grime Award for Excellence in Chemical Engineering

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For more information about the program and/or the many different and convenient ways to give to AIChE, please contact Cathy Diana, Director, AIChE Foundation, at cathd@aiche.org or call 646-495-1340.