As one of our four strategic pillars, SCS awards excellence in science/chemistry and calls for nominations for the 2017 SCS Awards.

Nominations have to be submitted electronically to .

For specific award information and required documents please visit our website

The deadline for all documents to reach the Swiss Chemical Society is September 30, 2016.


Sandmeyer Award

sandmeyerCHF 10,000 for individuals or CHF 20,000 for groups

The Sandmeyer Prize is awarded to a person - excluding tenured professors - or to a group for outstanding work in industrial or applied chemistry. The work must be completed in Switzerland or with the involvement of a Swiss national. The prize is awarded annually and supported by the Division of Industrial and Applied Chemistry of the SCS.

More details on the website


KGF/SCS Industrial Science Awards

kgf-scsThe KGF/SCS Industrial Scientific Awards are given to scientists working in Switzerland that are still working in industrial R&D.

Industrial Investigator Award honors successful investigators with outstanding achievements.
Certificate and cash check of CHF 7’000

Senior Industrial Investigator Award honors very successful and established investigators with outstanding achievements over many years.
Certificate and cash check of CHF 10’000

Distinguished Industrial Investigator Award honors senior scientists on the top of their research career for their lifetime achievements.
Certificate and cash check of CHF 15’000
Rewarded only on decision by the board

More details on the website


SCS Awards are sponsored and supported by

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David Spichiger, SCS