The candidate must be a junior or senior chemistry major. The nomination must contain a copy of the unofficial undergraduate transcript and at least two letters of recommendation. One letter must be from a chemistry professor and the other from someone outside the student’s respective chemistry department
The candidate must be a senior and the research must be an original project conducted within the geographical boundaries of the Section. A research abstract of less than 250 words must accompany the nomination. In addition, a letter of recommendation from the student's research advisor, indicating the percentage/extent of work contributed by the nominee, must accompany the nomination.
At the ACS C-P Section Student Awards meeting in April, the Scholastic Achievement awardee will be asked to speak about his or her university experience and any postgraduate plans. The Leadership and Undergraduate Research awardees will give presentations about their respective leadership and research experiences. Each awardee will receive a $250 award in addition to a certificate bearing their name.
The Awards Committee will present the awards to the respective winners during the Local Section Meeting in April. A student may be nominated for more than one award; however, the student cannot receive more than one award in the same year.
Nominators must submit all necessary documentation as a single pdf attachment by Wednesday, March 13, 2019
via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Include “2019 Student Award Nomination” in the subject line)
PLEASE NOTE: Nominations received after 11:59 pm on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 will not be considered
PLEASE SUBMIT ALL DOCUMENTATION, INCLUDING TRANSCRIPTS, AS A SINGLE PDF ATTACHMENT.