MSED Awards

The MSED sponsors annual faculty, graduate, and undergraduate awards that recognize excellence in research at all levels.

The MSED Award (for university faculty) is administered directly by the Chemical Institute of Canada central office. The yearly deadline for the division’s faculty award is July 2nd, and nominations may be submitted via the CIC website.

The Graduate Award in Polymer Chemistry is open to all graduate students who are currently pursuing either a master’s or doctorate degree in the area of polymer science or polymer engineering at a Canadian university. The yearly submission deadline is February 28th, with additional application information available here (add link to PDF application form). For more information, contact Dr. Patrick Malenfant (National Research Council of Canada) at patrick.malenfant@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca.

The Undergraduate Thesis Award recognizes an outstanding thesis in the field of polymer science and engineering, undertaken during the academic school year as part of the student’s undergraduate degree requirement. The yearly submission deadline is in mid-June. Additional application information is available here (add link to PDF application form). For more information, contact Dr. Jordan Wosnick (Interface Biologics) at msed.thesis@gmail.com.