Local Sections

Network with other chemists in your local area.

The ACS local sections provide personal connections and networking, with the backing of a global organization, its vast resources and a membership of over 151,000.

All ACS members are automatically members of their local section.

Local Section Websites
Local Section Officer Toolkit

Resources for officers

Local Section Activities Committee (LSAC)

Meet your leadership committee 

Why get involved with your local section?

Network & make connections

Meet and network with chemists from your local community, get job leads and find a mentor.

Professional development

Local sections enhance your professional development.

Build leadership skills

Local sections offer a number of leadership opportunities that will help you improve your skills.

Engage in Your Community

Local section pubic outreach events including NCW, Chemists Celebrate Earth Week allow you to demonstrate your passion for chemistry

Find your local section