Salutes to Excellence Award

Salutes to Excellence is a recognition award that gives ACS members an opportunity to underscore outstanding accomplishments, achievements or service for individuals who have made a positive impact on everyday life. Honorees may be a practitioner of chemistry, product of chemistry or a place of importance in chemistry within their communities. Since the program began in 2000, more than 500 honorees have received Salutes to Excellence awards.

ACS Salutes to Excellence Program

Rules of Eligibility:  Honorees may be partners, products, and organizations that contribute to greater awareness of chemistry with the public. Candidates do not need to be ACS members.

Selection of Recipient:  Please contact Maryann Mendel for more information or to submit a candidate.

Nature of Award: Honorees receive a certificate framed in a Salutes to Excellence plaque.

Sample Salutes to Excellence Plaque; a silver plaque with the ACS logo at the top and a white insert in the center