Jun 12, 2019

Orchem-Preis für Nachwuchswissenschaftler (ORCHEM Prize for Junior Scientists)

  • Crimson Education
  • Germany
Competition Skill Building Other


The Liebig Association for Organic Chemistry of the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker eV awards the ORCHEM prize for junior scientists every two years. The prize is awarded to younger scientists who have qualified themselves through new, original and groundbreaking scientific work in the field.

The prize not only includes the coveted title, but also a grant of €5000.00. The ORCHEM prize is traditionally awarded at the ORCHEM conference and is a highly prestigious award aimed at acknowledging the work of particularly successful young scientists.

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Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

Post-graduate students



Only one young scientist is selected from hundreds of applicants.

Participation Cost


There are no costs involved in applying for this award.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


This award is granted to younger scientists who have qualified themselves by leading and conducting new, original and pioneering scientific work in their field.

Time Commitment


The work submitted for this competition involves several years worth of conducted research (tertiary study included).

Application Deadline

The expected deadline will be during Spring, 2020 (Europe).

Application Process Includes

An application form can be downloaded online. This must be filled out and sent to the GDCh.