Maryland Section


The Maryland Section of the American Chemical Society gives out several yearly awards to celebrate the accomplishments of professionals and students alike who work or study in the chemical sciences. More information on each award may be found by following the links below. If you know of anyone whom you think is deserving of one of these awards, please contact the Chairperson for the corresponding award.

Braude Award

Maryland Chemist Award

Remsen Award

Student Awards

Travel Awards

ACS Celebrates Maryland Local section Volunteers

ACS Volunteer of the Year Award, 2019

     Dr. George Farrant, Student Awards Committee Chair. Retired Chemistry Teacher, BCPS

ACS Salutes to Excellence Award, 2018

     Dr. James A. Saunders, Nominations & Elections Committee Chair & Member at Large. Retired Chemistry Professor, Towson University

ACS Volunteer of the Year  Award, 2018

     Dr. Angela Sherman, Maryland Chemist of the Year Award Committee Chair & Treasurer. Notre Dame of Maryland University, Chemistry Dept. Chair