ACS Fellows Program

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The American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program was created by the ACS Board of Directors in December 2008 to recognize members of ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society.  Read more about the program purpose.


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Due to the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the ACS Fellows Oversight Committee has extended the nomination due date for the 2020 ACS Fellows Program to Friday, April 10.  Submit a nomination. The winners will be announced in July.

Nomination Information


How are ACS Fellows selected? How can you write a strong, compelling nomination for the award?

Join Lynne Greenblatt, the Chair of the ACS Fellows Program, as she guides you through the nomination process and submit a nomination by April 10th using our online nomination system.

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2019 ACS Fellows

Congratulations to the 2019 ACS Fellows for their outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society. The 2019 ACS Fellows were announced in the July 15, 2019 issue of C&EN and will be honored at the fall ACS National Meeting in San Diego.

ACS Fellows Classes

All ACS Fellows (.xlsx)

2019 Class of ACS Fellows

2018 Class of ACS Fellows

2017 Class of ACS Fellows

For 2009–2016 ACS Fellow information, please contact fellows@acs.org.

ACS Webinars Fellows Series

The ACS Fellows Program partners with ACS Webinars® to offer webinars featuring ACS Fellows.


ACS Fellows Program Contact

American Chemical Society
1155 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-872-6283      
Email: fellows@acs.org