Serving the needs of early career chemists

Our Mission

To advocate for and provide resources to early-career chemists and professionals in the chemical sciences and related fields

The YCC addresses specific issues facing younger chemists within the ACS and serves as a voice to the Society on behalf of younger chemists

Boston 2015

Our Goals

  • Make the ACS relevant to younger chemists
  • Dramatically increase the involvement of younger chemists in all levels of the ACS
  • Integrate younger chemists into the profession

Upcoming Events

Catalyze the Vote - LIVE Town Hall

Thursday, September 27th
7:30 PM ET (4:30 PM PT)

Catalyze the Vote - Official Voting Day

Tuesday, October 16th


The YCC is involved with publicizing awards specifically targeted towards younger chemists or recognizing activities that support younger chemists, including:

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