The American Chemical Society Delaware Section seeks nominations for the 2014 Wallace H. Carothers Award to recognize outstanding contributions and advances in industrial applications of chemistry. The award consists of a $2,000 cash prize and a sculpture.
Nominations should include the nominee’s name, present position, and address; a concise résumé of the nominee’s professional career; a narrative summary of the scientific achievements that form the basis for the nomination, including explanations of the importance of the work, as well as its financial impact, if possible; a list of honors and awards with the dates received and the organizations conferring them; and a list of the nominee’s more important publications. Additional supporting letters are encouraged.
E-mail materials to Allison B. Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations may also be mailed to Moore at 500 Hercules Rd., Bldg. 8100/Rm. 206, Wilmington, DE 19808-1599.
Those who want to recommend a highly qualified person but do not want to submit a nomination can e-mail the person’s name and affiliation to Moore. The deadline for nominations is Nov. 30. For more information, visit delacs.sites.acs.org/awards.htm.