ChemLuminary Awards

Award at a Glance

Recipient International, Volunteer
Category Community Recognition,  Public Service & Outreach
AmountNo cash award available
DeadlineFebruary 15, 2022


To recognize ACS Local Sections, Technical Divisions, Regional Meetings, and International Chemical Sciences Chapters for their work in promoting chemistry.



The nomination period is November 1 to February 15.

How to Nominate

All ChemLuminary Awards nominations should be submitted by Local Section, Division and International Chemical Sciences Chapter officers via the Annual Report. Please contact the officers of your group to inquire about submitting a nomination.

Past Winners

Congratulations to the 2021 ChemLuminary Award winners! The 23rd Annual ChemLuminary Awards ceremony was held virtually during National Chemistry Week on Thursday, October 21. The ceremony included a keynote address by Mary K. Engelman, recipient of the 2021 Award for Volunteer Service to the American Chemical Society, and presentations of awards given by 18 committees of the Society. This year's theme, “ACS Volunteers Catalyze Change," honors the work of our volunteers to continue to improve all people’s lives.

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