Green and Sustainable Chemistry Award

CHF 10,000

This new prize that will be awarded the first time in 2021 is implemented in collaboration with Syngenta as founding partner and SusChem Switzerland as hosting institution. It targets young professors that are woking in the field of Green and Sustainable Chemistry and recognizes outstanding scientific discoveries that lay the foundation for environmentally friendly approaches and products. The award is given annually.
The prize is awarded annually.

Nomination for 2021

Nominations are invited from organizations and individuals. Self-nominations are not admitted.

A nomination must include:

  • A nomination letter (statement of the research areas in chemistry on which the nomination is based).
  • A brief curriculum vitae (max 2 pages).
  • A list of 5 of the nominee's most important scientific publications.
  • Not more than three seconding nomination letters.

The documents (language E/D/F) listed under bullet point 1-3 should be sent electronically as a single pdf file to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Seconding letters should be submitted electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. either included in the dossier or as separate files directly from the supporting person.

The deadline for all documents to reach the Swiss Chemical Society is September 30, 2020.

The award ceremony will take place at the 2nd Swiss Chemistry Science Night 2021 and the award lecture will be part of the 2nd Swiss Green & Sustainable Chemistry Days at ILMAC Basel, September 21-23, 2021.

 


The Award is endowed by Syngenta

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