Call For Nominations For Esselen Award | September 14, 2009 Issue - Vol. 87 Issue 37 | Chemical & Engineering News
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 Nominations are due by Oct. 15 to Copy on the e-mail.


Linda Wang compiles this section. Announcements of awards may be sent to Linda Wang at

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