IFCS Special Recognition Awards
IFCS Special Recognition Award recognizes those contributing in an exceptional way on a special chemical topic or activity. Individuals, institutions or groups are eligible for the Special Recognition Award. Special Recognition Awards are presented at the Sessions of the Forum.
Nominations are made by/through Forum Standing Committee (FSC) members who forward proposed names to the IFCS Secretariat. Any IFCS participant may propose a candidate to his/her FSC representative. All nominations must be accompanied by a written statement of the reasons on which it is based. The same candidature may be submitted on several occasions, if unsuccessful. No condition is made as to the age, sex, profession or nationality of the candidate proposed.
The Prize Committee, composed of the President and Vice Presidents of the IFCS, reviews the nominations and forwards its recommendation to the Forum Standing Committee for the final selection.