1st CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
2017 ACS Middle Atlantic Regional (MARM) Awards
Several awards will be presented at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting June 4-6, at the Hershey Lodge in beautiful Hershey, PA!
Please contact the MARM 2017 Awards Chair for more information.
ACS Division of Chemical Education Award for Excellence in High School Teaching
Sponsor: Division of Chemical Education
Purpose: To recognize, encourage, and stimulate outstanding teachers of high school chemistry in the Middle Atlantic Region.
Nature: The Region Award consists of a $1000 cash award and a plaque. Reasonable travel expenses to the Regional Meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.
The E. Emmet Reid Award in Chemistry Teaching at Small Colleges
Purpose: To recognize, encourage and stimulate high quality teaching and research at small colleges within the Mid-Atlantic Region.
Nature: The Region Award consists of a $1000 cash award and a plaque. Reasonable travel expenses to the Regional Meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.Click for downloadable Nomination Package >>
The Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for advancing diversity in the chemical sciences
Sponsor: ACS Committee on Minority Affairs
Purpose: The Stanley C. Israel Regional Award recognizes individuals and/or institutions who have advanced diversity in the chemical sciences and significantly stimulated or fostered activities that promote inclusiveness within the Mid-Atlantic region.
Nature: The Region Award consists of a medal and a $1000 grant to support and further the activities for which the award was made. The award also will include funding to cover the recipient’s travel expenses to the ACS regional meeting at which the award will be presented.
The E. Ann Nalley Award for volunteer service in the American Chemical Society
Purpose: To recognize the volunteer efforts of individuals who have served the American Chemical Society.
Nature: This award consists of $1000 cash award and a plaque.
Partners for Progress and Prosperity Award
Purpose: To encourage and recognize successful and exemplary partnerships, a Partners for Progress and Prosperity (P3) Award is to be established as a new award to be given by Local ACS Sections, ACS International Chapters, and ACS Regional Meetings.
Nature: At the Regional Meeting level, the award will consist of a special Partners for Progress and Prosperity silver/gold medallion plus a framed certificate of recognition (one for each Partner representing an entity or organization) plus up to $1,000 grant split equally between the partners to further the activities for which the award is made.
Local Sections and International Chemical Sciences Chapters are eligible to participate in the P3 Awards Program by acknowledging significant partnerships via a Salute to Excellence. The P3 Salute to Excellence award for local sections and international chapters consists of a commemorative plaque for presentation to the designated partners being honored. Each entity can designate one partnership to honor per year.
P3 Salute to Excellence winners from the local sections will automatically be included as candidates for the P3 Regional Meeting award. Nominations for the Regional Meeting P3 Award can also be submitted by ACS Committees, other governance entities, and ACS members.