The Women Chemists Committee is pleased to honor outstanding women chemists approaching mid-level careers who have demonstrated outstanding promise for contributions to their respective fields each year in the form of our "Rising Stars" award. Please consider submitting a nomination for a deserving colleague. We are especially in need of nominations for excellent women in the Government, Industry and Primarily Undergraduate Institution sectors. The submission deadline for this year's Rising Star award is AUGUST 31, 2015. Information on the award and the nomination process is provided here.