ACS Award for Creative Work in Synthetic Organic Chemistry
Award at a Glance
To recognize and encourage creative work in synthetic organic chemistry.
The award consists of $5,000 and a certificate. Up to $1,000 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.
A nominee must have accomplished outstanding creative work in synthetic organic chemistry that has been published. The award will be granted regardless of race, gender, age, religion, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, presence of disabilities, and educational background.
November 1 (Annual Review)
How to Apply
The nomination period is open from July 1 to November 1 annually. Learn more about submitting a nomination for the ACS National Awards.
MilliporeSigma (a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany)
The Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association established the award in 1955. MilliporeSigma (formerly Aldrich Chemical Company, LLC) assumed sponsorship of the award in 1976. No award was given in 1977.
ACS National Awards Program
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