ACS Carolina-Piedmont Section

Connecting the community with chemistry

First call for nominations for ACS Awards for the 2020 Southeastern Region of the ACS

Do you know of a stellar high school teacher? Recognize her/him by nominating them for a Regional Award for Excellence in High School Teaching.

“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.” ~Oscar Wilde To recognize the volunteer efforts of individuals who have served the American Chemical Society, contributing significantly to the goals and objectives of the Society through their regional activities; click on the link below for details on how to nominate a volunteer.

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Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences

Purpose: The Stanley C. Israel Regional Award recognizes individuals and/or institutions that have advanced diversity in the chemical sciences and significantly stimulated or fostered activities that promote inclusiveness within the ACS Regions. For more information on this award, visit the following website at

Application: Candidates can apply online.

Deadline: August 1st, for SWRM and SERMACS

Partners for Progress and Prosperity Award

Purpose: The Partners for Progress and Prosperity Award recognizes partnerships among industry, academia, government, small businesses and/or other organizations that result in impactful incomes.

Application: Eligible candidates should submit a completed nomination to the corresponding Regional Meeting Awards Chair.

Southwest candidates should send nomination package via e-mail attachment to Stassi DiMaggio

Southeastern candidates should send nomination package via e-mail attachment to Jordan Poler

Deadline: August 28, 2020.

Southwest Region ACS Award

Purpose: This award recognizes a person who, during a period of residence in the Southwest Region of the ACS, has made meritorious contributions to the advancement of chemistry, chemical engineering, chemical education, either pure or applied, to the profession in general

SWRM Student Presenter Travel Scholarship

SWRM has funds to provide ten $500 travel scholarships to students who are presenting their papers at the El Paso meeting. Each local section can nominate up to two students total.


SERMACS Travel Grant

The American Chemical Society’s mission is “to advance the broader chemistry enterprise and its practitioners for the benefit of Earth and its people.” (1) This chapter relies on the energy and initiative of individuals in the fields of science. We welcome the participation of anyone interested.

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This section includes the Charlotte metropolitan area and surrounding region.