Diversity and Inclusion

Women Chemists Committee (WCC) Rising Star Award

The WCC Rising Star Award recognizes up to ten outstanding female scientists in chemistry or chemical engineering who have demonstrated outstanding promise for contributions to their respective fields. Recipients are given an opportunity to present their contributions at a WCC-sponsored symposium at the ACS National Meeting. They are also awarded a stipend to cover the travel expenses to the meeting.

Award amount: $1,000

Where: ACS National Meeting

When: Spring, each year

Eligibility: Please see website

Applications due: June 15 (annual review)