Umicore Materials Technology Award 2018

Umicore Materials Technology Award 2018

It is our pleasure to inform you that Umicore, in close collaboration with the Belgian Science Foundations FWO and FNRS, will award the Umicore Materials Technology Award 2018 – with a value of €10 000. The award is intended for young researchers who have obtained a PhD degree at a recognised university (worldwide) between 1 January 2016 and 31 December 2017 in the following fields:

  • Materials for Emission Catalysis
  • Battery Materials

Download flyer here

Enclosed you will find a flyer of this award. More detailed information (a.o. the regulations and the application forms) can be found on the FWO and FNRS websites.

The deadline for applications is 17 September 2018.

We hope that you will see the value of this award and would like to ask you to diffuse this information (also attached flyer) within your organisation and to encourage your young scientists to participate.

For more information on Umicore and its R&D activities, please contact An Van de Vel, Senior Manager External Research ( – +32 14 24 48 11).

Questions concerning the award can be addressed directly to FWO (Bart Van Beek – – +32 2 550 15 98) and FNRS (Bruno Moraux – – +32 2 504 92 40).

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