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Call for Nominations for the 2024 Charles L. Gordon Award – Submissions Due November 15, 2024

Named after Charles Gordon for his years of service as managing editor of the Capital Chemist, the Charles L. Gordon Memorial Award is given in recognition of exemplary service by a CSW member to the profession of chemistry, to the science of chemistry, and/or to the Chemical Society of Washington. Nominations […]

Call for Nominations for the 2023 Leo Schubert Memorial Award – Submissions Due November 15, 2023

The Chemical Society of Washington (CSW) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Leo Schubert Memorial Award to recognize an outstanding teacher of high school chemistry in the Washington, D.C. area. The award was established in 1979 to honor Dr. Leo Schubert (1916-1978), a chemistry professor at […]

CSW Monthly Meeting – March 23, 2023, 6:00 p.m. ET featuring the College Chemistry Achievement Awards

View the list of Awardees REGISTER NOW Schedule of Events Speaker Bio Iris R. Wagstaff, PhD, is a chemist, educator, mentor, and STEM policy advisor. She is Founder and Executive Director of Wagstaff STEM Solutions – a STEM education and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) consulting company. She has over […]

Applications are now being accepted for the CSW Student Travel Award to attend the ACS Fall 2022 meeting

The ACS National Meeting for Fall 2022 will be held in Chicago, Illinois on August 21-25, 2022.  This will be a hybrid event – in-person and virtual. ————————————————————The Chemical Society of Washington is pleased to announce a student travel award to defray travel and/or registration costs to the Fall 2022 […]

CSW Monthly Meeting – April 6, 2022, 7:00-8:30 p.m. (ET) – featuring presentation of Hillebrand Prize, Gordon Award, and ACS Volunteer of the Year Award – recording is now available!

7:00 – 7:30 pm: Recognition of the Gordon Award and ACS Volunteer of the Year Award7:30 – 8:30 pm: Recognition of the Hillebrand Prize and awardee’s presentation Dr. Marino will present, “Biophysical Measurement Innovation and its Centrality to Advancing Biotechnology“ This meeting is over — View the recording Sara Orski, PhDCharles L. […]

Call for Nominations for the 2022 William F. Hillebrand Prize – applications due November 15, 2022

Nominations are being accepted for the 2021 Hillebrand Prize Award.  The deadline to submit a nomination is November 15, 2022. Nominations are invited for the 2021 Hillebrand Prize, awarded annually for original contributions to the science of chemistry by a member or members of the Chemical Society of Washington (CSW), the local […]