Organize a National Chemistry Week Event

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No matter how small or large your community, you will find suggestions that will fit with your targeted audience. Find information on fundraising, promoting your events, and more.


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in your promotional materials.

Ideas for NCW Events

Tips and Timeline for Organizing a Successful NCW Event

Before Your Event

During Your Event

  • Disseminate NCW-themed merchandise and hard copies of Celebrating Chemistry to attendees. These products can be purchased through the ACS Store.
  • Distribute surveys (available in English and en Español) for attendees to complete to measure public impact and awareness. You can also email outreach@acs.org for a unique electronic survey link.
  • Don’t forget to thank volunteers for pitching in their time and resources for ensuring that your NCW event is a success.

Following Your Event