With more than 163,000 members, the American Chemical Society (ACS) is the world’s largest scientific society and one of the world’s leading sources
of authoritative scientific information. A nonprofit organization, chartered by Congress,
ACS is at the forefront of the evolving worldwide chemical enterprise and the premier
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The ACS Fellows Program was created by the ACS Board of Directors in December 2008 to recognize ACS members for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the society. The selection of ACS Fellows is based on documented excellence and leadership in science, the profession education and/or management, and volunteer service in the ACS community.