Owens Corning Early Career Award

The Owens Corning Early Career Award recognizes outstanding independent contributions to the scientific, technological, educational or service areas of materials science and engineering.

February 15, 2017

The award is a plaque and $1,500.

The award is presented at the AIChE Annual Meeting.

Selection criteria include:

  1. Active and participating membership* in the Materials Engineering and Sciences Division (MESD) of AIChE.
  2. Age less than 40 years in the year the Award is given.
  3. 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: Christopher J. Ellison, Ph.D. | Associate Professor The University of Minnesota | Dept. of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science|421 Washington Ave SE Minneapolis, MN 55455 | Amundson 384 cellison@umn.edu | Ph. 612-626-9834

Nomination Form

Award Winners

Jeffrey Rimer
Thomas Epps
Christopher Ellison
Ali Khademhosseini
Lynn Loo
Professor Di Gao
University of Pittsburgh