In close collaboration with the Belgian Science Foundations FWO and FNRS, Umicore will award the Umicore Materials Technology Award 2017 – with a value of 10,000 euros. This prize is intended for young researchers who have obtained a PhD degree at a recognised university (worldwide) between 1 January 2015 and 31 December 2016 in the following fields:
Recycling / resources scarcity (related to metals)
Materials for catalysis
Materials for batteries
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: July 3, 2017
More detailed information (a.o. the regulations and the application forms) can be found on the website of FWO and FNRS.