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The American Chemical Society (ACS) Has Just Established a New Award Recognizing Underrepresented Minorities in Chemistry for Excellence in Research & Development
ACS is looking to promote the participation of under-represented minorities in chemistry by identifying and recognizing a distinguished minority chemist who has made significant contributions to chemical research.
The award will consist of:
• A $2,000 award and travel expenses to an ACS meeting where the awardee will give a presentation on their research.
• An opportunity to give a talk at two minority-serving institutions to discuss their work and visit with students, faculty, and administrators to assist outreach efforts to interest students in careers in chemistry.