I found the following on the Division of Chemical Education web site (Regional Meetings Committee Report, Fall 2013 | Division of Chemical Education). Passing along for the benefit of others in the ACS Regions Community.
The Regional Meetings Committee (RMC) Meeting of April 7, 2013
RMC voted to:
DivCHED High School Award Options When No Regional Meeting is Held
The Division of Chemical Education realizes that there are circumstances when a region decides not to hold an annual regional meeting. In the event that a regional meeting is not held for one or more years, the regional board may choose to do the following in regards to the Excellence in High School Teaching award: