E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry

Award at a Glance

Recipient Industry, Chemistry Professional
Category National Awards
Amount$5,000 + expenses
DeadlineNovember 1, 2023


To stimulate fundamental research in industrial and engineering chemistry, the development of chemical engineering principles and its application to industrial processes.


The award consists of $5,000 and a certificate. Up to $1,000 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed.


A nominee must have accomplished outstanding research of a theoretical or experimental nature in the fields of industrial chemistry or chemical engineering. The award will be 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.


ExxonMobil Technology and Engineering Company


The ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company established the award in 1955.

Contact Information

ACS National Awards Program
American Chemical Society
1155 16th Street NW | Washington, DC 20036
Email: awards@acs.org

2023 Recipient Qinghuang Lin
2023 Recipient Qinghuang Lin (Center) is Presented with His Award by Judith Giordan, ACS President (Left) and Sponsor Representative George Rodriguez (Right)
Photo by Nam Thai, EPNAC.com

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