ACS Award for Creative Advances in Environmental Science and Technology
Awarded by American Chemical Society (ACS)
To encourage creativity in research and technology.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., in memory of Joseph J. Breen, established the award in 1978 and sponsored the award until 2010.
The award will be granted regardless of race, gender, age, religion, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, presence of disabilities, and educational background.
The award consists of $5,000 and a certificate. Up to $2,500 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed
See the website for more details.
ACS Division of Environmental Chemistry
The American Chemical Society is a self-governed individual membership organization that consists of more than 160,000 members at all degree levels and in all fields of chemistry. The organization provides a broad range of opportunities for peer interaction and career development, regardless of professional or scientific interests. The program and activities conducted by ACS today are the products of a tradition of excellence in meeting member needs that dates from the Society's founding in 1876.