Bioorganic Chemistry Award


The Bioorganic Chemistry Award is to recognise excellence in any area of bioorganic chemistry.


2014 Winner

Professor Van der Donk

Bioorganic Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Wilfred van der Donk, University of Illinois


General information


  • Run biennially - NOT OPEN this year
  • The winner receives 2000, a medal and a certificate
  • The winner will complete a UK lecture tour
  • The winner will be chosen by the Organic Division Awards Committee      

Guidelines for Nominators


  • Nominations open on 01 September 2015
  • Nominations close on 15 January 2016 
  • Only RSC Members can nominate for the 2016 Prizes and Awards Main portfolio 
  • Candidates may NOT nominate themselves
  • The award is open to candidates based in the UK or internationally
  • There are no age restrictions associated with this award
  • When nominating recent Award and Prize winners, please remember that a person cannot be rewarded twice for substantially the same body of work        

To make a nomination please use our online awards nominations system at the bottom of the page to submit the following:

  • Your name, contact details, and membership number (please contact the RSC Membership team if you do not know your membership details)
  • The candidate's name and contact details 
  • An up to date CV for the candidate (no longer than one A4 side, 11pt text) which should include their date of birth, summary of education and career, a list of 5 relevant publications, total numbers of publications and patents (if appropriate) and website URL if relevant
  • A supporting statement (no longer than one A4 side, 11pt text) addressing the selection criteria 
  • References are not required for this award      

Previous Winners

Bioorganic Chemistry Award Previous Winners

2010 - present

History of the award


The RSC Bioorganic Chemistry Award was established in 2008. 

Contact and Further Information

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