Awards Accepting Nominations

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  • Published: 11 October 2010
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  • Associated Societies: Chemistry Europe | Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh), Germany
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► Please find links to awards accepting nominations listed below:


European Inventor Award

The European Patent Office (EPO) award honours inventors not only for the genius of their scientific or technological breakthroughs, but also for the impact their inventions have on our lives. The winner will be revealed at the European Inventor Award ceremony in June 2022.
◷ Due date for nominations/applications: October 1, 2021; via the nomination form


Young Inventors Prize

The European Patent Office (EPO) award recognises problem-solving initiatives across all technical fields and offers a cash prize to the winner (EUR 20 000) and two additional finalists (EUR 10 000 and EUR 5 000 respectively). It is open to any individual or group worldwide with a maximum age of 30 at the time of the award. You can propose any idea, project or product in any field of technology. Each proposal must be accompanied by supporting information that is already in the public domain, for example, granted intellectual property rights, published scientific papers, case studies or audio-visual material. The initiative must aim at using a technical solution to solve a problem within the framework of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The winner will be revealed at the European Inventor Award ceremony in June 2022.
◷ Due date for nominations/applications: October 1, 2021; via the nomination form


Alfred-Stock-Gedächtnispreis

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding work in the field of inorganic chemistry. The award consists of a gold medal and is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Emil-Fischer-Medaille

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding work in the field of organic chemistry. The award consists of a gold medal and is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Liebig-Denkmünze

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding achievements in chemistry. The award consists of a silver medal and is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


August-Wilhelm-von-Hofmann-Denkmünze

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes preferably non-German scientists, who have made significant contributions to chemistry. The award consists of a gold medal.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Hermann-Staudinger-Preis

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes contributions in the field of macromolecular chemistry. The award consists of a gold medal and is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Gmelin-Beilstein-Denkmünze

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes special contributions to chemical literature, chemical information, or the history of chemistry. The award consists of a silver medal and is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Albrecht-Kossel-Preis

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of biochemistry. The prize is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Erich-Hückel-Preis

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding research in the field of theoretical chemistry. The prize is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


GDCh Prize for Journalists and Writers

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes regardless of language, outstanding journalistic or literary achievements that contribute in a special way to the dissemination of chemical scientific content in German-speaking countries. The prize is endowed with € 7,500.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


GDCh Prize for Biocatalysis

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding doctoral theses in the field of biocatalysis. The graduation date must not date back further than two years by the deadline October 1, 2021. Eligible for nomination are persons with whom the nominees have completed their doctoral studies. The nomination must be accompanied by an abstract of the dissertation (max. two pages) in English and the complete dissertation. The prize is endowed with € 2,000.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Carl-Duisberg-Gedächtnispreis

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize recognizes outstanding junior faculty members in the chemical sciences. The award is bestowed upon someone who is active in a German university or who as a German is active in a university or research institution abroad. Moreover, the nominee should not be older than 40 or already hold a W2/W3 professorship or a similar position. The prize is endowed with € 5,000 for the recipient and € 2,500 for the recipient’s research group.
◷ Due date for nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Carl-Roth-Förderpreis

Sponsored by the Carl Roth GmbH + Co. KG

The Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh; German Chemical Society) prize addresses the younger generation of Molecular Scientists and is awarded for outstanding contributions in the fields of resource-friendly synthesis or innovative application of chemicals. The graduation date (diploma or master) must not date back further than five years by the deadline October 1, 2021. The value of the award is € 5,000. In addition the group of the award winner is granted a € 3,000 voucher for items from the Carl Roth catalogue.
◷ Due date for application/nominations: October 1, 2021; via the website www.gdch.de/nominations


Clara Immerwahr Award 2022

The UniCat award promoting equity and excellence in catalysis research fostering young female scientists at an early stage of their career (postgraduate female researchers with no restrictions to nationality or home institution who are not older than 40 years). The award is dedicated to Dr. Clara Immerwahr (1870-1915), who was the first woman in Germany to earn a doctorate in Physical Chemistry in 1900.
◷ Due date for applications: October 31, 2021; via email: info(at)unisyscat.de


Priestley Medal

The American Chemical Society (ACS) award recognize distinguished services to chemistry. The award consists of a gold medallion designed to commemorate the work of Joseph Priestley with a presentation box and a certificate. Up to $2,500 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.
◷ Due date for nominations: November 1, 2021

Nominations for all other ACS awards can also be submitted until November 1.


Chemistry Europe Fellows

The Chemistry Europe Fellows Program was established in 2015 by the Chemistry Europe Presidents and Representatives to recognize members of the Chemistry Europe societies for their outstanding achievements and contributions to Chemistry Europe and their service to at least one member society. It is the highest honor given by Chemistry Europe.
◷ Due date for nominations: December 3, 2021


EuChemS Lecture Award 2021

The EuChemS award honores scientists who have made major contributions to any area of chemistry and significantly advanced our understanding of a particular discipline. Nominees must be working in a country with a EuChemS member organization at the time of the nomination. The Award is generally meant for scientists within ten years of their Ph.D.

The winner will be offered to give a plenary invited lecture at the next European EuChemS Chemistry Congress (ECC). During the Award ceremony the awardee will be presented with a commemorative statuette and a certificate. The awardee’s travel, accommodation and registration fee will be covered.
◷ Due date for nominations: December 31, 2021


EuChemS Award for Service 2021

The EuChemS award acknowledges outstanding commitment with regard to fostering chemistry and molecular sciences in Europe and the goals of EuChemS. The nomination must demonstrate service to EuChemS and/or to European Chemistry over and above the basic voluntary contribution that would normally be expected. In addition to recognized service to EuChemS, this may include activities in governmental, non-governmental or funding organizations, publicity-related activities, etc.
◷ Due date for nominations: December 31, 2021


EuChemS Historical Landmarks Award 2021

The program aims at designating sites in Europe where events in chemistry (be it social, theoretical, experimental, pedagogic, industrial, etc.) occurred that have been important to the European or local (regional) chemical community and/or have inspired a sense of European or local (regional) belonging. The award can be linked to a person, a group of persons, an institution, a chemical plant, etc. The nomination must be made on behalf of one of the EuChemS member societies.
◷ Due date for nominations: December 31, 2021


Hellmuth Fischer Medal 2022

The Dechema award recognizes scientists, who have obtained their Ph.D. not earlier than 12 years before the deadline for applications for work that has contributed towards extending or deepening the fundamentals of electrochemistry, corrosion or corrosion protection, or towards their industrial application. The medal will be presented on the occasion of the 16th International Fischer Symposium.
◷ Due date for nominations: February 15, 2022


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