Welch Award in Chemistry

The purpose of The Robert A. Welch Award in Chemistry is to foster and encourage basic chemical research and to recognize, in a substantial manner, the value of chemical research contributions for the benefit of mankind as set forth in the will of Robert Alonzo Welch. The founder was interested in chemistry, and in its service to both the betterment and the understanding of human life. It is also believed this award will play an important role in aiding and strengthening the other programs of the Foundation. The monetary amount of the award is $500,000.

Eligibility: Any person can be considered for the award who has made important chemical research contributions which have had a significant, positive influence on mankind. The award is intended to recognize contributions that have not previously been rewarded in a similar manner.

Note: For an external expert review of a draft nomination, arranged through Universities Canada, please get in touch with awards@sfu.ca at least six weeks prior to the agency deadline.

Agency Website: http://www.welch1.org/awards/welch-award-in-chemistry 

Upcoming Deadlines

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January 31, 2022January 31, 2022 Verified Date
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Welch Award in Chemistry Fosters and encourages basic chemical research and recognizes, in a substantial manner, the value of chemical research contributions for the benefit of mankind. .
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