The call for nominations for the 5th Polymer International–IUPAC Award for Creativity in Applied Polymer Science or Polymer Technology is now open. The deadline for entries is 30 October 2015. Readers of CI are encouraged to recognize the achievements of their colleagues by nominating them for this award, which includes a cash prize of USD 5000.
The award will be presented at 46th IUPAC World Polymer Congress – MACRO 2016, 17-21 July 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. The winner will be awarded USD 5000 plus travel and hotel accommodation expenses to attend MACRO 2016, 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. Nominees must be under age 40 on 31 December 2015 and must be available to present an award lecture at MACRO 2016. Please see website for specific details regarding the nomination process.
The Polymer International–IUPAC Award was presented to Zhenan Bao in 2008, Molly Stevens in 2010, Ali Khademhosseini in 2012, and William Dichtel in 2014.
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