Committee on Budget and Finance

Our intention is to provide clear, easy-to-understand information about ACS finances. Your feedback is encouraged!

ACS is a strong, vibrant organization with:


  • Substantial financial net assets
  • A large and supportive membership
  • High-quality programs and services


As stewards of the Society's financial resources, it is our responsibility to:


  • Maintain the health of ACS for current and future members
  • Prioritize and focus on the most strategic needs
  • Manage our resources wisely based on strategic priorities


Budget & Finance Reports to Council at National Meetings

March 2016, San Diego, CA Slides/Talking Points

August 2015,  Boston, MA Slides/Talking Points

March 2015,  Denver, CO Slides/Talking Points

March 2014,  Dallas, TX Slides/Talking Points

September 2013, Indianapolis, IN Slides / Talking Points

April 2013, New Orleans, LA Slides / Talking Points

August 2012, Philadelphia, PA Slides / Talking Points

March 2012, San Diego, CA Slides / Talking Points




This information is being shared to give you an opportunity to learn about the Society's financial condition. To ask questions and make suggestions email:

Strategic Plan for 2016

ACS invites all chemical scientists and engineers to join us in achieving this vision.