Awards | AIChE


AIChE administers more than 60 awards, including monetary prizes, certificates, plaques, medals, honoraria, scholarships, travel awards and invited lectures. Browse our award types below to see what you qualify for or how to nominate a member.

2022 Institute & Board of Directors’ Award Nominations Are Open

These honors recognize outstanding achievements and contributions spanning chemical engineering and its many specializations, and will be presented at the 2022 AIChE Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ, Nov. 13–18. Nominations for the 2022 award cycle are due February 15, 2022.

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IDEAL Awards

Institute Awards

Board of Directors Awards

Division & Forum Awards Browse by Division or Forum

Committee Awards Browse by Committee

IMES Awards

Student Awards & Competitions

Intersociety Awards

  • Cato Laurencin

    Sponsored by: American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    University Professor, Albert and Wilda Van Dusen Distinguished Endowed Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, and Professor of Biomedical Engineering, CEO, Connecticut Convergence Institute for Translation in Regenerative Engineering, The University of Connecticut