How to Vote

How to Vote

Voting Deadline: October 31, 2018

Ballots were distributed October 1-3, 2018 to all ACS members eligible to vote as of August 15, 2018, enabling them to vote for President-Elect, 2019.  Members with mailing addresses in Districts I and V also received ballots enabling them to vote for District Directors for I and V, 2019-2021.  All voting Councilors received ballots enabling them to vote for Directors-at-Large, 2019-2021.

Online Voting

Available 24 hours per day; must be submitted by 12:00 p.m. (Central Time, USA) on October 31.

Go to: https://www.directvote.net/ACS/

(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 October 1-3.

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: support@directvote.net

Mail-in Ballots

Must be received by October 31.

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