Research and Innovation Awards
The ACS International Award for Research in Agrochemicals is given to a scientist who has made outstanding contributions to the field of agrochemicals at the international level. Nominations deadline is December 31 of each year.
The ACS Award for Innovation in Chemistry of Agriculture is given to an active researcher working in North America for a chemical innovation that significantly enhances agricultural or veterinary pest management and productivity. Nominations deadline is December 31 of each year.
This Lectureship was established in 1981 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service to honor the memory of Sterling B. Hendricks and to recognize scientists who have made outstanding contributions to the chemical science of agriculture. Application Deadline: extended to October 31, 2023.
The award recognizes meritorious contributions to the field of agricultural and food chemistry. The Kansas City Section presents this award in the hope that it will give added stimulus in research, education, and industry to further progress in agricultural and food chemistry. Deadline for nominations is November 15 of each year.
Awarded each year, papers published in Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry that demonstrate creativity and impact on agricultural and food chemistry as a whole. Two papers will receive awards – one in the subject area of agrochemicals (pesticides, biofuels and biobased products, and related), and one in agricultural and food chemistry (food, health, and related). Application Deadline: December 31 of each year.
Student and Early Career Awards
Provides funding assistance for university students who wish to present their research in a poster and participate in AGRO events at National ACS meetings. The deadline for applications for the upcoming ACS National Meeting is April 4, 2023
Recognizes scientists who have obtained doctoral degree in last five years and have produced significant accomplishments conducting research, consulting or regulatory studies. For the upcoming ACS National Meeting, applicants should submit a regular abstract via the ACS website by April 4, 2023. The full application package should be submitted to the award co-organizers by April 4, 2023.
THREE NEW AWARDS AVAILABLE THIS YEAR!
This award aims to showcase the research talents of principal investigators and students, provide a professional platform for the presentation of their research, and promote their continuing efforts to find chemistry-based approaches to help eliminate hunger. Awards are due September 15, 2023. Please contact the individuals below from one of the following divisions in order to apply:
Kenny Xie: KYX@usp.org
Mike Morello: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heidi Irrig: email@example.com
Christy Haynes: firstname.lastname@example.org
Slawo Lomnicki: email@example.com
Supports AGRO member travel to meetings, conferences, etc. taking place outside of the United States and Canada. Applications are accepted on a rolling, year-round basis, but to ensure consideration please submit applications at least 90 days prior to travel. For more information, download the Call for Applicants here or contact Chris Peterson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Provides travel assistance for applicants outside of the United States and Canada to attend and present at an ACS National Meeting. Applications are currently being accepted for the ACS National Meeting in Denver, Colorado in August 2024. Application deadline is February 15, 2024. For more information, download the Call for Applicants here or contact Chris Peterson at email@example.com.