Awards Accepting Nominations

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

2021 IUPAC-Solvay International Award for Young Chemists

Sponsor: Solvay

The IUPAC award honours outstanding young research scientists at the beginning of their careers and is given for the most outstanding Ph.D. theses in the general area of the chemical sciences, as described in a 1000-word essay.

In 2021 IUPAC will award up to five prizes. Each prize will consist of USD 1,000 cash award. The award ceremony takes place at the 2021 IUPAC Congress. Efforts will be made to ensure fair geographic distribution of prizes.

◷ Due date for applications: February 15, 2021

Hildegard-Hamm-Brücher Award or Equal Opportunities in Chemistry

With the award the German Chemical Society (GDCh) honours exemplary behaviour in promoting more equal opportunities in chemistry. The prize is awarded to individuals, teams, groups, or organizations that have or have had innovative projects to promote equal opportunities. The prize is endowed with 7,500 EUR. It is awarded every two years, for the first time at the GDCh-Wissenschaftsforum 2021 in Munich
◷ Due date for nominations: February 28, 2021

EurJIC Wöhler Young Investigator Award

The award of the Wöhler Vereinigung für Anorganische Chemie, a division of the GDCh (German Chemical Society), and the European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry (EurJIC) honors a young scientist of any nationality who has completed a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in chemistry for an excellent scientific publication in a field within inorganic chemistry. The selected paper, in which the candidate appears as correspondence author, should have been published within two years before the nomination. The nominee will be an independent researcher, but not yet in an established academic or industrial position. The winner of the EUR 1500 award will present a lecture on her/his research at the Symposium “Highlights in Inorganic Chemistry” of the GDCh-Wissenschaftsforum Chemie 2021.
In continuation of the tradition of the past years, Chemistry Europe will be financing the fifth biennial EurJIC–Wöhler Young Investigator Prize in 2021.
◷ Due date for nominations: March 30, 2021
E-mail to Nicole Bürger, GDCh:

Innovation Challenge in Sustainable Chemistry and Renewable Energies

The International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3) award recognizes innovators from around the world who are active in developing sustainable chemistry solutions linked to renewable energies, such as: sustainable chemistry solutions for renewable energy supply and greenhouse gas reduction; performance of materials and technologies; chemical production technologies based on carbon neutral energy and CO2 feedstock supply; durability and resilience; renewable energy sources as feedstock supply in chemical transformations; storage capacity building. Proposals submitted by innovators and entrepreneurs from developing countries and proposals that are tackling challenges in developing countries are particularly encouraged, as are proposals coming from female entrepreneurs.

The winner will be awarded a monetary prize of 15,000 EUR and will receive access to ISC3 Global Start-up Service’s customized support, as well as pitch training, networking possibilities, and visibility via the ISC3 communication channels.

◷ Due date for applications: March 31, 2021

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