How to Vote: ACS National Election


Voting Deadline: October 22, 2021 (12 PM CT)

Ballots will begin distribution on September 27 – 29, 2021 to all ACS members eligible to vote as of August 13, 2021, enabling them to vote for President-Elect, 2022. Members with mailing addresses in Districts I and V will also receive ballots enabling them to vote for District Directors for I and V, 2022-2024.  All voting Councilors will receive ballots enabling them to vote for Directors-at-Large, 2022-2024.

Online Voting

Available 24 hours per day; must be submitted by 12:00 p.m. (Central Time, USA) on October 22.

Go to:

(You can also copy and paste the link into your browser address bar).

What you will need:

  • Your member account number
  • Your Personal PIN number

These are on the personal ballot that was sent to you.

Lost your account number or PIN?

Contact Survey & Ballot Systems, Customer Service:

  • Phone: 1-866-909-3549
    Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Central Time, USA, excluding holidays)
  • Email:

*Your ballot will arrive From: ACS Election Coordinator <>.  Please white-list SBS to help insure that the broadcast email does not get caught in your spam filtering.  If you have not received your electronic ballot by September 29, please check your spam folder before calling SBS.

Mail-in Ballots

Must be received (NOT postmarked) by October 22. Please allow time for delivery by the U.S. Postal Service to Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

The return paper ballot is blue and white and is titled “Official Mail-in Ballot.” The return envelope is white and has the statement “Election Ballot Envelope” with the Survey & Ballot Systems return address in Eden Prairie, MN printed on it.

Mailing address for ballots:

American Chemical Society
C/O Survey & Ballot Systems
7653 Anagram Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344-7311