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Sir Andrew Witty awarded 2019 Society Medal and Lecture

Sir Andrew Witty

SCI are happy to announce the 2019 recipient of the Society Medal and Lecture is Sir Andrew Witty for his work in the pharmaceutical industry.

Celebrating the Periodic Table

Periodic table

To celebrate the International Year of the Periodic Table 2019, SCI have started a blog series about our favourite elements. Here we look at SCI’s involvement in setting up one of the initiative’s organisers, the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).

SCI AGM 2019 – Save the date!

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The 138th SCI AGM will be held on Wednesday 3 July 2019.

SCI Scholarships 2019 - Applications Now Open

SCI Scholars at the 2018 AGM

Are you a PhD student approaching your second year of study and looking for financial support to assist with your study costs? Did you know that every year SCI awards Scholarships worth £5000?

DSA and Lampitt Nominations 2019 - Submit Your Nomination by 29 March 2019

Lampitt Medal

SCI are calling for nominations for our two prestigious Society Awards that are awarded to members who have made a significant contribution to SCI.

Submit your nominations by 29 March 2019.

Seligman APV Travel Bursary Applications Now Open

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Are you or do you know an aspiring chemical engineer?

SCI is pleased to let you know that The Seligman APV Trust is sponsoring 3 travel awards (of up to £1000) this year for attendance to the ICEF13 - 13th edition of the International Congress on Engineering and Food, Melbourne, Australia.

Apply now - SCI Travel Bursaries 2019 Open for Application

Solar Glider

Are you a PhD student? Are you planning to travel to a conference or site visit and in need of funds? Then look no further than the SCI Travel Bursary scheme!

Public Evening Lectures 2018: A year in review

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We look back on the outstanding Public Evening Lectures of 2018 and the exciting programme of lectures planned for this year.

Students get exclusive SCIdea business training

students at scidea training day

Entrants to the 2019 Bright SCIdea Challenge were treated to a day’s training at SCI HQ in December, ahead of the final in March 2019, where selected teams will vye for a £5,000 prize as they pitch their innovative ideas to our panel of expert judges.

Press Release: Professor Johnathan Napier – Sustainable food chains: making fish oils from plants

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During his Public Evening Lecture, on Wednesday 27 March 2019, Professor Johnathan Napier will discuss his work producing omega-3 fatty acids through genetically edited Camelina, an oilseed crop, which is one of the most complex plant metabolic engineering projects to undergo field trials to date.