2020 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Awards

Catalysis Science Contributing to Sustainable Society

The winners of the “2020 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award” and the “2020 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award for Creative Work” have been determined.

In 2004, Mitsui Chemicals established the “Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Awards,” which aim at contributing to the sustainable development of chemistry and the chemical industry. In particular, the awards include the “Catalysis Science Award” and “Catalysis Science Award for Creative Work,” which recognize outstanding achievements in catalysis science.

Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science AwardMitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award
for Creative Work
Eligible applicants- Researchers who have made extraordinary achievements in the catalysis science fields as defined in the subheading, or researchers affiliated with a public research institution
- One (1) winner (every other year)
- Must be 47 years old or younger as of April 1, 2019
- Researchers who made original achievements in the catalysis science fields as defined in the subheading, or researchers affiliated with a public research institution
- Up to two (2) winners (every other year)
- Must be 37 years old or younger as of April 1, 2019
PrizeA plaque and cash prize of 5 million yen A plaque and cash prize of 1 million yen