- Outstanding Local Section Younger Chemists Committee: This award recognizes Local Section YCCs that demonstrate organizational stability, solid membership and participation, involvement with their ACS local section, and an overall balance of activities (career development, social, public outreach, etc.).
Outstanding New Local Section Younger Chemists Committee: This award is presented to new Local Section YCCs that demonstrate an outstanding potential for organization and growth.
Required eligibility: Newly established LSYCC in the past 2 years or a revived LSYCC that had been dormant for the previous 3 years.
Outstanding or Creative Local Section Younger Chemists Committee Event: This award recognizes Local Section YCCs or divisional events that had a great impact on younger chemists (career development, public outreach, membership recruitment / retention, social event, etc.).