Recognizes individuals and/or institutions that have advanced diversity in the chemical sciences and significantly stimulated or fostered activities that promote inclusiveness within the ACS Southwest Region.
RECIPIENT: Sarbajit Banerjee, Current—Davidson Chair Professor of Science, Chancellor EDGES Fellow, Texas A&M University, College Station; At the time of nomination—Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Texas A&M Local Section
Recognizes a person who has made meritorious contributions to the advancement of chemistry, chemical engineering, chemical education, either pure or applied, or to the profession in general.
RECIPIENT: Banglin Chen, Professor of Chemistry, University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio Local Section
Recognizes the volunteer efforts of individuals who have served the ACS, contributing significantly to the goals and objectives of the Society through their regional activities.
RECIPIENT: Martin Perry, Vice Chair, Professional Education, Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, UAMS College of Pharmacy
Central Arkansas Local Section
Recognizes, encourages, and stimulates outstanding teachers of high school chemistry.
RECIPIENT: Jennifer Notz, Science Dept. Chair/Chemistry Teacher, Jordan High School, Katy ISD
Greater Houston Local Section
Recognizes partnerships among industry, academia, government, small businesses and /or other organizations that result in impactful outcomes.
Jennifer Kennon, College/Industry Coordinator, Physical Sciences & Process Technologies Division, Brazosport College; and
Daniel Abebe, Associate Research Chemist, Dow Chemical Company
Brazosport Local Section
2021 SWRM Committee Chair: Mary A. Kopecki-Fjetland, St. Edward's University