Nomination Guidelines for LSAC-Sponsored Awards

  • ChemLuminary Nominations are due by February 15.
  • Any event held by a local section is eligible as long as it meets the criteria for the award.
  • A local section may only nominate one event for each LSAC-sponsored award.
  • ChemLuminary Self-Nominations will not be considered for local sections whose administration and financial forms were not completed and approved by February 15.
  • The self-nomination must demonstrate the innovative aspects of the event.
  • The self-nomination must also demonstrate the outstanding service aspects of the event.
  • Please note, both Division and Local Section must submit separate self-nominations to be considered for the joint LSAC & DAC ChemLuminary award.

Information to include:

The following information about the event should be included in the self-nomination:

  • Attendance
  • Impact on members and non-members
  • Joint planning with another group
  • Successes of the event
  • Thoughts on how the event will be sustained