Awards Accepting Nominations

  • Author: ChemistryViews
  • Published: 10 November 2010
  • Copyright: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
  • Associated Societies: Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh), Germany | DECHEMA (Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie e.V.), Germany
thumbnail image: Awards Accepting Nominations

► Please find links to awards accepting nominations listed below:

European Chemistry Gold Medal

The EuCheMS award recognizes exceptional achievements in chemistry. The winner will receive a gold medal and the opportunity to give the opening lecture at the next European Chemistry (EuCheMS) Congress (ECC).

◷ Due date for nominations 15 May 2017

ACHEMA Start-Up Award

DECHEMA, the Business Angels FrankfurtRheinMain, and the High-Tech Gründerfons want to pave the road for innovation in chemistry, process engineering, and biotechnology. From the first idea to the concept and business plan phase, the award supports (future) founders by providing what they need most: Advice and help from industry and finance experts, contact to potential customers and investors and a high visibility to the global industry.

Up to ten start-ups will be given the opportunity to introduce themselves at ACHEMA 2018 within the framework of a start-up price stand as well as a special pitch session and to establish contacts. Three winners will also receive a prize of 10,000 euros each.

◷ Due date for submission of ideas 31 March 2017
(31 July: submission of concepts; 31 November: business plans)

EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation

The European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE) award recognizes an employee or a team of employees of a company, who have made excellent contributions to industrial application of process intensification. The nominated industrial innovation must have been developed between 1 January 2015 and 31 December 2016 and it must be in the stage of pilot-scale or full-scale industrial operation.

◷ Due date for nominations 16 June 2017

E-mail to Honndorf, Dechema e.V. and the Award Committee

IChemE Awards 2017

The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) recognizes scientists in the field of chemical engineering in the following categories. Details can be found on their website.
• Outstanding Achievement in Chemical and Process Engineering Award • Biotechnology Award • Business Start-up Award • Energy Award • Food and Drink Award • Industry Product Award • Innovative Product Award • Oil and Gas Award • Process Safety Award • Research Project Award • Resource-Poor People Award • Sustainability Award • Team Award • Training and Development Award • Young Industrialist Award • Young Researcher Award • Water Award

◷ Due date for applications/nominations 30 June 2017

Science Award Electrochemistry

Sponsored by BASF and Volkswagen

The award recognizes excellent scientific research in the faculties of chemistry, physics and engineering, as well as its application in energy storage. The research activities in could address, but are not limited to, battery materials, cells, battery systems, production and operations as well as recycling. All aspects of the battery value chain are included in this contest. Scientific as well as applied research is welcome: The initiators encourage researchers from universities, scientific institutions and corporate research labs to participate. The Science Award contest should give the impetus for a new generation of researchers, including, but not limited to, postdoctoral fellows intending to habilitate or assistant professors/junior professors establishing a new institute or chair. The total prize money of the Science Award is 100,000 EUR with the first rank worth 40,000 EUR for the best application selected by a high-ranked jury of experts.

◷ Due date for applications 18 August 2017

► If you know of any additional awards, please either sign in and leave a comment or contact us and we will add it to the list.

Article Information

DOI: 10.1002/chemv.201700015


Article Views: 36235

Sign in Area

Please sign in below

Additional Sign In options

Please note that to comment on an article you must be registered and logged in.
Registration is for free, you may already be registered to receive, e.g., the newsletter. When you register on this website, please ensure you view our terms and conditions. All comments are subject to moderation.

Article Comments - To add a comment please sign in

Bookmark and Share

If you would like to reuse any content, in print or online, from, please contact us first for permission. more

CONNECT: on Facebook on Twitter on YouTube on LinkedIn Sign up for our free newsletter

A product of ChemPubSoc Europe (16 European Chemical Societies)and Wiley-VCH