The Owens Corning Early Career Award recognizes outstanding independent contributions to the scientific, technological, educational or service areas of materials science and engineering.
The award is a plaque and $1,500.
Selection criteria include:
- Active and participating membership* in the Materials Engineering and Sciences Division (MESD) of AIChE.
- Age less than 40 years in the year the Award is given.
- Outstanding materials-related work in discovery, research, process or product development, education, and/or service.
* “Active and participating” presupposes dues payment in MESD, as well as one or more of the following during the past several years: co-authorship of presentations or posters in conference sessions sponsored by MESD, and/or MESD service as session chair/co-chair, program area chair, or Division Director.
Review the general eligibility criteria and download the nomination form. Email the nomination form to the Owen-Corning Award Committee Chair, Professor Donald G. Baird, Chemical Engineering Department, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State, University, 132 Randolph Hall, Blacksburg, VA, 24061 firstname.lastname@example.org