SCS prizes are awarded in various fields, e.g. in industrial chemistry (Sandmeyer Prize) and photochemistry (Grammaticakis-Neumann Prize). Young scientists are awarded (Werner Prize) as well as established researchers (Paracelsus Prize). The Dr. Max Lüthi Award is dedicated to a work conducted at a Swiss University of Applied Sciences. Rewards range from 1000 to 20.000 francs. Nominations must be submitted by 15 October 2008.