2010 Lucille M. Wert Scholarship to Yuening Zhang


The scholarship administered by the Division of Chemical Information of the American Chemical Society consists of a $1,500 grant and a complimentary one-year CINF membership. It is designed to help persons with an interest in the field of Chemical Information to pursue graduate studies in Library Information or Computer Science.

The 2010 award will be presented to Yuening Zhang!

Yuening has a BS in Chemical Education from Henan University, an MS in Organic Chemistry from Wuhan University, and a MS in Analytical Chemistry from Michigan State University, and she is currently enrolled in the Master of Library Science course at Indiana University.

In addition to studying for her MLS, Yuening works as a research associate in the MetaCryt Biochemical Analysis Center at Indiana University, and as a graduate assistant in the Chemistry and Life Sciences Library, where she answers patrons’ questions, and creates and delivers training classes in chemical database systems.

Congratulations Yuening and good luck with your studies!

The deadline for nominations for the 2011 Lucille M. Wert Scholarship is February 1, 2011.

Phil McHale, Chair, CINF Awards Committee