Awards

CWD Travel Award for 2019 Fall National Meeting:

The purpose of the ACS-CWD (American Chemical Society – Committee on Chemists with Disabilities) Travel Award is to encourage and support the participation of undergraduate/graduate students and post-docs with disabilities who will present a talk or poster at a Spring or Fall ACS National Meeting. Up to $3,000 will be awarded per recipient. The application deadline is May 15, 2019.

Candidates must submit their application on the online form provided here.

ChemLuminary Award

Chemists with Disabilities Inclusion Award

The CWD-sponsored award recognizes the outstanding effort(s) of a local section or division that supports the mission of the ACS Chemists with Disabilities Committee: to promote educational and professional opportunities in the chemical sciences and in fields requiring knowledge of chemistry for persons with disabilities. The award also recognizes events to help educators, advocates and families of persons with disabilities. We are looking for outstanding events that demonstrate pertinence to the CWD mission, activities accessible to the audience and program impact on the target audience

Sponsor: Committee on Chemists with Disabilities (CWD)