19 Aug 2014
Nominations are invited for the Macro Group UK Medal, awarded to a UK-based scientist who has made a significant and substantial contribution to the development of polymer science through his/her scientific achievements and/or services to the UK polymer science community. The recipient will be awarded a silver medal and will be invited to deliver a medal lecture at an appropriate Macro Group UK meeting.
The group is also inviting nominations for the Macro Group UK Young Researchers Medal.
The medal is awarded to a UK-based scientist with up to 12 years of experience since completion of his/her PhD on December 31 of the preceding year (exclusive of career breaks) and whose contributions to polymer science show outstanding promise for the future. The recipient will be awarded a bronze medal and will be expected to deliver a medal lecture at an appropriate Macro Group UK meeting.
Nominations for these awards are invited annually and are open to scientists currently working in the UK from any discipline including industrial, commercial, government and academic.
To make a nomination, please provide a supporting statement (describing the contributions for which the nominee is notable) and a brief (1-4 page) CV of the nominee to Dr Dave Adams at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than the nomination deadline of Tuesday 30 September 2014.
A meeting is being held on 16 December in London to celebrate the success of the 2013 Macro Group UK medal winners. You can book onto the event using the link below