Polymer International – IUPAC Award — 2018 Call for Nominations

The Executive Editorial Board of Polymer International and the IUPAC Polymer Division are pleased to announce the 6th award for creativity in applied polymer science or polymer technology. This award celebrates the achievements of young researchers in the polymer community.

The award will be presented at IUPAC World Polymer Congress – MACRO 2018, 1-5 July 2018 in Cairns, Australia. The winner will be awarded $5,000 plus travel and hotel accommodation expenses to attend MACRO 2018, where he/she will present an award lecture. The winner will be selected by the Scientific Committee, representing Polymer International and the IUPAC Polymer Division.

 

Requirements

Please include a current resumé for the nominee including the following information in your nomination:

Your name and address
Full name and date of birth of nominee
Business address of nominee
Nominee’s academic background and education
Nominee’s employment history (position, organization, duties, dates)
Nominee’s publications, patents, unpublished reports, papers presented at meetings
Nominee’s honors and awards
Scientific achievements for which the candidate is nominated for this award
*Self-nominations will not be accepted.

Nominees must be under age 40 on 31st December 2017, and must be available to present an award lecture at MACRO 2018.

Deadline & Decision

Please send your nominations by email to Polymer International: polyint@wiley.com before 30th October 2017.

Nominees must be under age 40 on 31st December 2017, and must be available to present an award lecture at MACRO 2018.

The winner will be selected by members of the scientific committee representing Polymer International and the IUPAC Polymer Division.

See Wiley announcement

 

Previous PI-IUPAC Award Winners:
2016: Richard Hoogenboom; see announcement
2014: William Dichtel; Chem. Int. May 2014, p.11; https://doi.org/10.1515/ci.2014.36.3.11b
2012: Ali Khademhosseini; Chem. Int. May 2012, p. 19
2010: Molly Stevens; Chem. Int. Mar 2010, p.17
2008: Zhenan Bao; Chem. Int. July 2008, p.19