Applied Inorganic Chemistry Award
The Applied Inorganic Chemistry Award is for outstanding contributions to the development of any branch of inorganic chemistry which has an application in industry
Professor Claire J Carmalt, University College London
- Run biennially - NOT OPEN for 2020 nominations
- The winner receives £2000, a medal and a certificate
- The winner will complete a UK lecture tour
- The winner will be chosen by the Dalton Division Awards Committee
Guidelines for Nominators
- Nominations open on 01 October
- Nominations close on 15 January
- Only RSC Members can nominate for this award
- Nominees may NOT nominate themselves
- This award is open to nominees based in the UK or internationally.
- There are no age restrictions associated with this award.
- When nominating previous RSC Prize and Award winners, please remember that a person cannot be awarded twice for substantially the same body of work
To make a nomination please use our online awards nominations system 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 nominee's name and contact details
- An up to date CV for the nominee (no longer than one A4 side, 11pt text) which should include a summary of their 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 (up to 4500 characters, not including spaces) addressing the selection criteria
- A short citation describing what the nominee should be awarded for. This must be no longer than 250 characters (not including spaces) and ideally no longer than one sentence.
- References are not required for this award and will not be accepted
The RSC reserves the right to rescind any Prize or Award if there is reasonable grounds to do so. All nominators will be asked to confirm that, to the best of their knowledge, there is no confirmed or potential impediment to their nominee receiving this prize/award related to their professional standing. Our Professional Practice and Code of Conduct can be referred to as a guide on expected standards.
Professional Practice and Code of Conduct
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Selection Criteria for RSC Awards
Our selection committees base their evaluations primarily on the overall quality of relevant contributions made by nominees and not simply on quantitative measures.
The selection committee(s) will consider the following aspects of all nominations for scientific research Awards as appropriate:
- Originality of research
- Impact of research
- Quality of publications and/or patents and/or software
- Professional standing
- Collaborations and teamwork
- Other indicators of esteem indicated by the nominee/nominator
Dalton Division Awards Committee
- Robert Mulvey, University of Strathclyde (Chair)
- Alison Parkin, University of York
- Claire Carmalt, University College London
- Graham Newton, University of Nottingham
- Andrew Weller, University of Oxford
- Patrick McGowan, University of Leeds
2009 - present
History of the Award
The RSC Applied Inorganic Chemistry Award was established in 2008.
Contact and Further Information
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Tel: +44 (0)1223 420066