Welcome to NOBCChE

The National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE) is dedicated to building an eminent cadre of people of color in science and technology  In pursuit of this mission NOBCChE initiates and supports local, regional, national, and global programs that assist people of color in fully realizing their potential in academic, professional, and entrepreneurial pursuits in chemistry, chemical engineering, and related fields. The organization promotes careers in science and technology as an achievable goal for elementary, middle, and high school students. In addition, NOBCChE encourages college students to pursue graduate degrees in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. NOBCChE also provides professional development programs, networking and mentoring for early to mid-career professionals.  NOBCChE makes a difference!!

NOBCChE National Conference

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The focal point of NOBCChE's year is its annual conference.  The 2015 conference will be in Orlando September 21-25, 2015.  Highlights include:

  • Programs for undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students designed to help advance their academic and career goals.
  • Workshops for early and mid-career professionals to enhance skills and develop leadership.
  • A Career Fair featuring employers from government and industry as well as some of the nation's top universities.
  • A STEM Weekend for middle and high school students, including a STEM Festival, Science Bowl and Science Fair.
  • Networking and mentoring.

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NOBCChE Membership

Membership in NOBCChE opens the doors to programs, contacts and events that will help you achieve your dreams.  Benefits include:

  • Access to job postings and internships.
  • Discounted rates for national and regional events.
  • Member-only content and programs.
  • And much more!

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Join us in Orlando!

Registration is now open for the NOBCChE 2015 Conference in Orlando which will be held September 21-25.  Technical sessions, student development, professional development, Career Fair, awards, networking, mentoring and much more.  Don't Miss Out!!


Call for Professional Posters

The Technical Programming committee for the 42nd Annual National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE) meeting in Orlando, Florida from September 21-25, 2015 is inviting you to present in the Professional Poster Symposium. If you have questions, please email Nobcche.techprograms@gmail.com  July 31, 2015 Deadline.

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