The Minority Affairs Committee presents this award in honor of William W. Grimes, the first African-American Fellow of AIChE. This award recognizes a chemical engineer's outstanding achievements in the chemical engineering profession and as a distinguished role model for minorities.
A plaque and $1,000 plus a $500 travel allowance to attend the Annual Meeting.
|Deadline||July 31, 2019|
|Administrators||Minority Affairs Committee (MAC)|
|Presentation||The award will be presented at the 2019 Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL. The recipient is expected to provide remarks during the MAC award presentation.|
|Nomination Instructions|| |
This award is selected annually from nominations received by the MAC Awards Committee. A complete nomination must be submitted by an AIChE member and include the following components:
1. One (1) statement by nominator indicating nominee’s contributions to the chemical engineering profession and as a role model for younger underrepresented minority chemical engineers
2. Nominee’s CV or résumé
Selection criteria include: