E&I Ward's Science Contract

Ward’s Science

Get access to the full suite of Ward’s Science products and materials designed to meet the unique needs of K-12. A wholly-owned division of VWR, this offering is available as part of E&I’s competitively solicited VWR contract.

Serving science educators since 1892,Ward’s Science offers unique products developed by in-house scientists and former educators, standards-based activities organized to meet teachers’ needs, and cutting-edge digital science resources, all backed by personalized technical support. Serving the entire K-12 lifecycle, Ward’s Science provides teachers with the tools they need to turn science lessons into science connections.

From biology to geology and earth science, chemistry, physics, health science, forensics, lab equipment, and more, Ward’s Science offers the scientific supplies your school needs while driving cost savings and efficiencies across the entire scientific purchasing process.

Contract Highlights:

  • Aggressive discounts on science supplies, with free shipping on many items
  • Premium-quality, hands-on products for every subject and grade level
  • One-on-one support from in-house scientists and educators
  • Time-savings resources and services to drive efficiencies
  • Pre-approved E&I pricing means no need for comparison shopping
  • Access to the supplies you’re looking for at a price and quantity that meets your school’s unique needs

Please Note: E&I’s Sargent Welch, Ward’s Science, and VWR offerings are all available under the E&I VWR contract.

Learn More

Contact your Market Development Executive or Michael Costigan, Portfolio Support Executive, Research & Academic Healthcare.

Getting Started

Ward’s Science and Sargent Welch are brands of VWR. E&I members looking to access Sargent Welch and Ward’s products through E&I need to sign up for the E&I VWR Contract.

Tiered Programs

Basic Program
Sign up for the Basic Tier Program by completing this E&I/VWR Basic Tier Letter of Participation.

Co-Primary/Primary Program
To sign up for the Co-Primary or Primary Tier program, please contact your Market Development Executive or Linda Lavigne, VWR Director National Accounts and Business Development, via email or at (801) 243.0227.

To be considered to participate as an Affiliate Member associated with an existing VWR contract participant (and receive existing member pricing per the E&I/VWR Supplier Agreement), please complete the E&I/VWR Affiliate Program Letter of Participation. This is not a standalone program but an affiliation agreement with an existing tier (Basic, Co-Prime or Primary) Member.

Standalone Programs:
E&I and VWR offer a Standalone Furniture Program designed to assist members with the acquisition of laboratory furniture. This program does not require participation in the scientific supplies contract. To participate, please complete and sign the E&I/VWR Furniture Program Letter of Participation form.

E&I and VWR offer a Standalone Exclusive Program designed to assist members with the acquisition of VWR-branded laboratory supplies. To participate in the Standalone E&I VWR Exclusive Program, please complete and sign the E&I VWR Exclusives Letter of Participation form.

More Information:
If, after reviewing the comprehensive contract summary, you would like more information on pricing, incentives and terms, please initiate the RFI process by completing and submitting the online Request for Information form to receive the NDA.

A non-disclosure agreement (NDA) between VWR and E&I members must be signed prior to release of pricing and incentive information, for the new contract CNR01459. Should your state prohibit the signature of an NDA, please contact Mike Costigan at mcostigan@eandi.org or Liz Loughlin at liz_loughlin@vwr.com to formally document this exception.

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