The American Chemical Society
Division of Inorganic Chemistry

Advancing the Science of Inorganic Chemistry

The Division of Inorganic Chemistry, a division of The American Chemical Society, is dedicated to advancing the field of inorganic chemistry through supporting its practitioners and purveyors. The Division works to build and maintain relationships among inorganic chemists, arrange inorganic chemistry programs at professional meetings, and promote the teaching of inorganic chemistry at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our combined passion and dedication has made our organization the oldest Inorganic Chemistry organization in North America.

Upcoming Events

Apr 2021

ACS Meeting Spring 2021 Schedule - 04/05/21 - 04/30/21 at 12:00 am
Awards Sessions at 2021 Spring ACS National Meeting - 04/05/21 - 04/19/21 at All Day

Aug 2021

ACS: Resilience of Chemistry - Atlanta, GA - Fall 2021 - 08/22/21 - 08/26/21 at 12:00 am

Nov 2021

ACS Scholars Program - Application Period Opens Nov 1st - 11/01/21 - 11/02/21 at 12:00 am

Mar 2022

ACS Scholars Program - Application Period Ends March 1st! - 03/01/22 - 03/02/22 at All Day

News & Recent Updates

IONiC VIPEr Learning Objects Honoring 2021 ACS National Award Recipients

April 2, 2021

                      To honor the 2021 ACS National Award recipients in the field of inorganic chemistry, the IONiC VIPEr community has prepared a collection of teaching materials to help you feature the works of these outstanding scientists in your classroom. The collection includes problem sets, web…

2021 DIC Award Winners

January 8, 2021

Congratulations to the DIC members who received ACS national awards in 2021! ACS Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry Kenneth D. Karlin, Johns Hopkins University ACS Award for Research at an Undergraduate Institution sponsored by Research Corporation for Science Advancement Daniel Rabinovich, University of North Carolina at Charlotte ACS Award in…

DIC Undergraduate Award in Inorganic Chemistry nominations

July 7, 2020

The nomination deadline for the 2020 ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry Undergraduate Award in Inorganic Chemistry has been extended to July 31. You can check to see if your school has nominated a student at You can nominate a student on the webform at This award is intended to recognize achievement by undergraduate…