Volume 94 Issue 32 | p. 35
Issue Date: August 8, 2016

Call for nominations for Esselen award

Department: ACS News
Keywords: ACS, awards

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 2017 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 more information, visit nesacs.org/awards_esselen.html. Nominations are due by Oct. 15 to karl@amgen.com. Copy jpipergrady@gmail.com on the e-mail.


Announcements of awards may be sent to l_wang@acs.org.

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