Dong Qin ACS Award in Nanochemistry

Award at a Glance

Recipient Industry, Faculty, Chemistry Professional, International
Category National Awards
Amount$5,000 + expenses
DeadlineNovember 1, 2024


To recognize creative and impactful research by an investigator in the area of nanochemistry, broadly defined.


The award will consist of $5,000 and a certificate. Up to $2,500 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.


The award is granted regardless of race, gender, age, religion, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, presence of disabilities, and educational background.


November 1 (Annual Review)

How to Apply

The nomination period is open from July 1 to November 1 annually. Learn more about submitting a nomination for the ACS National Awards.


Supported by an Endowed Fund Established by Younan Xia


The Dong Qin ACS Award in Nanochemistry, named for Dr. Dong Qin (December 3, 1967 – November 30, 2023), Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, was established in 2024. The first award will be given in 2026.

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