"2016 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award"

Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. has established the "Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award" since 2004 with the aim of contributing to the sustainable development of chemistry and the chemical industry. In particular, this award is designed to recognize researchers who have made outstanding achievements in catalysis science.

Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. announced the winners of the "2016 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award" and the "2016 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award of Encouragement".


Those eligible for the "Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award" and the "Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award of Encouragement" are researchers belonging to institutions of higher learning or public research institutes and pursuing catalysis science research involving polymerization catalysts, fine synthesis catalysts or other catalysts contributing to environmental protection.


2016 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award

"Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award"

The "Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award," consisting of a commemorative plaque and a cash prize of five (5) million yen, is given every other year to up to one researcher (aged forty-seven (47) years or younger at the date of April 1, 2015) with the best achievements.

"Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award of Encouragement"

The "Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award of Encouragement," consisting of a commemorative plaque and a cash prize of one (1) million yen, is given every other year to up to two researchers (aged thirty-seven (37) years or younger at the date of April 1, 2015) with the most original achievements.

The above information is only for 2016 awards recruitment. Wait till 2018 awards recruitment.