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Herty Medal Nomination

Description of the Award

The Charles H. Herty Medal is a beautiful solid gold medallion awarded annually by the Georgia Section of the American Chemical Society. The purpose of the award is to give public recognition to the work and service of outstanding chemists who have significantly contributed to their chosen fields. All chemists in academic, government, or industrial laboratories who have been residing in the southeastern United States for at least 10 years are eligible. (For this purpose Southeasern United States is defined as the union of the following states: Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, and South Carolina.)

For more information and a list of past awardees, see http://georgia.sites.acs.org/awardsandhonors.htm.
 

REQUIRED WEB form for Nomination
(DEADLINE: December 15, 2017)

Please fill out all the items below. Nominations will not be considered complete otherwise.
1. About the Candidate:
2. Primary Nominator (You) Information:
3. Supporting Nominators Information (Two are required):
4. Basis for Nomination:


5. E-mail PDF CV & Letters Separately:

Upon submission of this form, you will be taken to a new web page providing confirmation that it was captured by our system. The most recently uploaded form will be taken as the final submission.

You will also be asked to send the candidate's CV, your nomination letter, and two supporting letters (all in pdf format) to Dr. David Gottfried. The supporting letters may be e-mailed directly by the supporting nominators if they prefer to do so.


2017 Theme

The Georgia Local Section of the ACS has selected the theme, A Year of Giving: Catalyzing Chemistry via Community, for its 2017 programming. A Year of Giving refers to the outreach and education of technical and non-technical audiences about the importance of chemists and chemistry via the coupling of commonplace and technical chemistry ideas. We hope you will join and support us in this critical mission. 

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