National Chemistry Week Illustrated Poem Contest:


National Chemistry Week Illustrated Poem Contest:

The Rhode Island Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring an illustrated poem contest for students in Kindergarten - 12th grade.   The winning authors/illustrators will receive a certificate and other recognition.  Winners of the Rhode Island illustrated poem contest will advance to the ACS National Illustrated Poem Contest!


Details are given in the program flyer.  Entries must have a completed entry form fastened to the back. 

Contest Deadline: October 29, 2012


Students may participate through any kind of sponsoring organization including any Rhode Island school, after school program, Scout troop, Boys and Girls Club, home school association, etc.

Contact: Dr. Elaine S. Magyar, Physical Sciences Department, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI, 02908, or

Many other resources are available for educators and volunteers who want to celebrate NCW in their classroom or with some other group.  Follow the links on the ACS NCW website at