Rules and Guidelines: Favorite Science Moments

  • Author: ChemViews
  • Published Date: 12 May 2016
  • Copyright: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
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Participants of the picture/video competition Favorite Science Moments agree to the Terms of Use.

How to Enter the Picture/Video Competition

1. Picture Submission

  • Contestants can submit one or more pictures or videos.
  • Submissions will be accepted beginning May 18, 2016 00:01 am GMT through July 31, 2016 00:00 pm GMT.
  • Submission of a picture/video signifies agreement to the Terms of Use.
  • The picture/video will be uploaded to

2. Voting

  • Use the like button in the picture & video galery to vote pictures/videos.
  • You are not required to submit a picture or video in order to vote or comment.
  • All likes submitted by August 21, 2016 00:00 pm GMT will determine which picture or which video wins the book prize for receiving most votes.

3. Judging

  • Winners will be determined by the panel of judges listed below. They will select three from all submitted pictures/videos after submission closed on July 31, 2016.
  • Criteria for the jury are: i) creativity and original ideas, ii) clear message, iii) quality of the picture/video, iv) scientific relevance
  • Winning pictures/videos will be announced online and will be featured on the website. Winners will be notified by e-mail a few days in advance.

Members of the Jury

  • Oana Fronoiu, Scientific Team Leader EYCN, Romania
  • Veronika Huber, Österreichische Jungchemiker (Young Chemists of the Austrian Chemical Society (GÖCH)), Austria
  • Karin Kegel, Landesapothekerkammer Baden-Württemberg Pharmazie + Wissenschaft, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Professor Burkhard König, University of Regensburg, Germany (article by B. König)
  • Dr. Vera Köster, Editor in Chief
  • Tobias Stengel, artist in Dresden, Germany (interview with M. Stengel)
  • Jan-Willem Toering, Director of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Chemische Vereniging (KNCV, Royal Netherlands Chemical Society) (interview with J.-W. Toering)

4. Prizes

The following winners will be selected:

  1. First Prize (→ Apple iPad Air 2 (24.6 cm, 9.7 inches) (WiFi, 64GB))
  2. Second Prize (→ 300 EUR Wiley/Wiley-VCH book voucher)
  3. Third Prize ( → 200 EUR Wiley/Wiley-VCH book voucher)
  4. Picture/video receiving most likes: Book prize: Molecules That Changed The World by K. C. Nicolaou and T. Montagnon

Winners will be notified by e-mail.

5. Terms and Conditions

  • Participants of the competition agree to the Terms of Use.
  • Entrants may only submit their own original works.
  • Submissions will be accepted May 18, 2016 00:01 am GMT through July 31, 2016 00:00 pm GMT.
  • Wiley/Wiley-VCH employees and their family members may participate, but are ineligible to win.
  • All submitted pictures/videos are subject to approval and may not be accepted if they are found to be offensive or in violation of copyright. See “Acceptable Site Use” in Terms of Use.
  • Wiley-VCH reserve the right to use submitted pictures/videos on the website and in other promotions.

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

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