Kentucky Lake Section

Serving Chemists in Southern Illinois, Western Kentucky, and Northwestern Tennessee

Nomination Form

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National ACS Awards

James Bryant Conant Award 

Applications available in September from ACS headquarters. Recognizes outstanding High School Chemistry teaching.  

 


National Medal of Technology - Applications available in January from ACS Headquarters.  Awarded to U.S. Citizens or companies by the President of the US based on contributions to the promotion of technology or manpower

National Inventors Hall of Fame

Applications available in January from ACS Headquarters.  Awarded to U.S.  patent holders and is based on contributions to national welfare while promoting science and the useful arts. 

Special Local Section Awards

Howard Huyck Outstanding High School Chemistry Teacher Award

Recognizes an outstanding high school chemistry teacher in the Kentucky Lake Section geographical area.  Award includes a plaque/certificate and cash stipend (currently $250) and nomination for the SERMACS Outstanding Teacher award.  Awarded each November.

See list of recipients. 

 

Regional Science Fair Awards 

Awarded for the project that best demonstrates the ACS vision of "Imporving People's Lives through the Transforming Power of Chemistry."  Award includes a plaque/certificate and $100.

See list of recipients. 

 

Outstanding Contribution to Chemistry by an Industrial Chemist Award

Recognizes an outstanding industrial chemist for contributions to chemistry.  Award incldes a plaque/certificate and cash stipend (currently $250).  Awarded each February.

See list of recipients. 

 

Outstanding Professional Member Research Award

Recognizes someone who has made a contribution oto science/academia/research and attended at least three KLS meetings.

See list of recipients. 

 

Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award

Recognizes an undergraduate student who has made an impact at their school and has attended at least two KLS meetings. 

See list of recipients. 

Howard Huyck Outstanding High School Chemistry Teacher Award - recognizes an outstanding high school chemistry teacher in the Kentucky Lake Section geographical area.  Award includes a plaque/certificate and cash stipend (currently $250) and nomination for the SERMACS Outstanding Teacher award.  Awarded each November. Winners

Regional Science Fair Awards - awarded for the project that best demonstrates the ACS vision of "Improving People's Lives through the Transforming Power of chemistry"  Award includes a plaque/certificate and $100.  Winners  

Outstanding Contribution to Chemistry by an Industrial Chemist Award - recognizes an outstanding industrial chemist for contributions to chemistry.  Award includes a plaque/certificate and cash stipend (Currently = $250).  Awarded each February.  Winners 
Outstanding Professional Member Research Award - Someone who has made a contribution to science/academics/research and attended at least 3 KLS meetings.  Winners
Howard Huyck Outstanding High School Chemistry Teacher Award - recognizes an outstanding high school chemistry teacher in the Kentucky Lake Section geographical area.  Award includes a plaque/certificate and cash stipend (currently $250) and nomination for the SERMACS Outstanding Teacher award.  Awarded each November. Winners

Regional Science Fair Awards - awarded for the project that best demonstrates the ACS vision of "Improving People's Lives through the Transforming Power of chemistry"  Award includes a plaque/certificate and $100.  Winners  

Outstanding Contribution to Chemistry by an Industrial Chemist Award - recognizes an outstanding industrial chemist for contributions to chemistry.  Award includes a plaque/certificate and cash stipend (Currently = $250).  Awarded each February.  Winners 
Outstanding Professional Member Research Award - Someone who has made a contribution to science/academics/research and attended at least 3 KLS meetings.  Winners
Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award - Student who has made an impact at your school and has attended at least 2 KLS meetings. Winners

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