Herty Medal Nomination Form

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 

Please fill out all the items below. Nominations will not be considered complete otherwise.

1. Nominee Information:

2. Primary Nominator (You) Information:

3. Supporting Nominators Information:

4. Basis for Nomination:

5. E-mail PDF CV & Letters Separately:

Please send the candidate’s CV, your nomination letter, and two supporting letters (all in PDF format) to Dr. David Gottfried. The letters should address both the candidate’s scientific achievements and service work. The supporting letters may be e-mailed directly by the supporting nominators if they prefer to do so.