Message on Community Building from ACS President Donna Nelson

Improving global relationships via science diplomacy.

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2016 ACS President Professor Donna J. Nelson, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA, shares her thoughts and insights on building global bridges and trust to further scientific exchange, and encourages more scientist involvement in global communities.

Go Global!

The following are community-building opportunities in the scientific arena to help cultivate global relationships and trust.

Networking and collaboration opportunities around the world


Help chemists within a geographic area connect with each other.


Learn about state-of-the-art technologies and solutions used in the energy industry.

ACS National Meetings

Highlights the most exciting research discoveries and technologies in chemistry and its related disciplines.

Green Chemistry Conferences

Bring together the best minds in green chemistry and engineering to gather to present, collaborate, and innovate.

Science education: A global perspective

ACS International Center™

Study abroad, internship, scholarship, and other opportunities around the globe.

Study in the
United States

Information for international students wishing to study in the United States.

Study Abroad for Undergraduates

Information for U.S. undergrads looking for opportunities for international study.

Summer Research Program

The IREU helps students spend a summer conducting research in another country.