Prize Created for ACS Scholars Mentors

The Zaida Morales-Martínez Prize for Outstanding Mentoring of ACS Scholars will be a $1,000 cash prize given annually, starting in 2011. ROBERT L. LICHTER, principal at Merrimack Consultants, has created a new prize to recognize mentors of the ACS Scholars Program, which is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year. The prize will be seeded with the $10,000 grant that Lichter received as part of the 2010 ACS Award for Encouraging Disadvantaged Students into Careers in the Chemical Sciences, sponsored by the Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation.

The complete article featured in the Sept. 13th issue of the Chemical & Engineering News.