ACS Fellows Program

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The American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program was created by the ACS Board of Directors in December 2008 to recognize members of ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society.


2015 Call for Nominations

Nominations for 2015 ACS Fellows will open February 1, 2015 and close April 1, 2015 (11:59 PDT)

Nomination Information

  • Eligibility and Selection Criteria
    Nominator/nominee eligibility requirements and selection criteria for Fellow designation
  • Nomination Types
    Requirements for each of the four nomination types
  • Nominations
    Nomination form components, field formats, and entry examples
  • Online Nomination System Browser Support/Compatability
    Recommended internet browser versions for the online nomination system
  • Coming soon:
    • ACS Fellows Program Guidelines 2015 (.pdf) 
      Detailed information on the program—purpose, criteria, nominations, selection, and presentation
    • Online Nomination System Instructions 2015 (.pdf)
      Instructions/screenshots to navigate the online nomination system
    • Nomination Checklist 2015 (.pdf)
      Information/documents needed for a complete nomination submission

ACS Fellows Program Contact

American Chemical Society
1155 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-872-4431       
Email: fellows@acs.org

ACS Webinars Fellows Series

The ACS Fellows Program partners with ACS Webinars® to bring quarterly webinars featuring ACS Fellows.