Volume 87 Issue 37 | pp. 37-38 | Awards
Issue Date: September 14, 2009

Call For Nominations For Esselen Award

Department: ACS News

The ACS Northeastern Section seeks nominations for the Gustavus John Esselen Award for Chemistry in the Public Interest. The award is given annually to a chemical scientist whose scientific and technical work has contributed to the public well-being and has communicated the positive values of the chemical profession.

The award, consisting of a bronze medal and $5,000, will be presented at the section’s April 2010 meeting.

Nominations should be submitted as a single PDF file and should include a letter signed by the primary sponsor, short supporting statements from two cosponsors, a biography of the nominee, and copies of pertinent articles and popular news and feature articles indicative of public interest.

For details about the nomination process, visit nesacs.org/awards_esselen.html. Nominations are due by Oct. 15 to kolb@aerodyne.com. Copy piper281@verizon.net on the e-mail.


Linda Wang compiles this section. Announcements of awards may be sent to Linda Wang at l_wang@acs.org.

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