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 or working in the southeastern United States for at least 10 years are eligible. (For this purpose southeastern 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.) Nominations of women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged.
For more information and a list of past awardees, see the Herty Award page.
Nominations for the 2023 Herty Medal are Closed.
REQUIRED WEB form for Nomination