ACS Award in Polymer Chemistry
Award at a Glance
This award recognizes outstanding fundamental contributions and achievements in the field of polymer 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.
The nominees for this award are expected to have demonstrated pioneering research accomplishments in synthetic methods of unique polymeric materials and/or achieved profound discoveries in polymer physical chemistry leading to recognized advancements in our understanding of complex macromolecular behavior. This award is specifically intended to acknowledge the impact in basic science of a researcher’s body of work in the broad field of polymer chemistry on our global needs for advanced polymeric systems and materials. 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.
ExxonMobil Chemical Company
Witco Chemical Corp. Foundation established the award in 1962. ExxonMobil Chemical Company assumed sponsorship of the award in 1981.
ACS National Awards Program
American Chemical Society
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