There are multiple awards run by the American Chemical Society that are relevant to PMSE and its members. The ACS National Awards program is designed to encourage the advancement of chemistry in all its branches, to support research in chemical science and industry, and to promote the careers of chemists.
These awards are run by American Chemical Society National Awards Program. Details, nominations, and announcements, and sponsorship opportunities should be routed to the Program Contact for further information.
ACS National Awards Program Contact
American Chemical Society
1155 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (800)227-5558, ext. 4575
Purpose: To recognize a single inventor for the successful application of research in chemistry and/or chemical engineering that contributes to the material prosperity and happiness of people.
Purpose: To highlight the value and importance of technical teams and teamwork to the chemical and allied industries by recognizing a multidisciplinary team for successfully moving an innovative idea to a product in commercial use now.
Purpose: To recognize and encourage outstanding achievements in the science or technology of plastics, coatings, polymer composites, adhesives, and related fields.
Purpose: To recognize outstanding contributions to chemical research in the industrial context. Significant creative contribution to chemistry in any field of chemical, chemical engineering, pharmaceutical, or biochemical research is appropriate.
Purpose: This award recognizes outstanding fundamental contributions and achievements in the field of polymer chemistry.
Purpose: To recognize distinguished services in the advancement of surface chemistry.
Purpose: To recognize and encourage creative work in the chemistry of materials.