IUPAC-Richter Prize Call for Nominations 2024 ($10,000 prize) – APPLY NOW

IUPAC-Richter Prize  Call for Nominations 2024 ($10,000 prize). The opportunity to submit nominations for the IUPAC-Richter Prize in 2024 is now available.

IUPAC-Richter Prize  Call for Nominations 2024 ($10,000 prize)
IUPAC-Richter Prize  Call for Nominations 2024 ($10,000 prize)

IUPAC-Richter Prize Call for Nominations 2024

The Chemical Works of Gedeon Richter, Plc. (Budapest, Hungary) has generously established The Prize to recognize the significant role that medicinal chemistry plays in improving human health.

Prestigious award for eminent scientists in medicinal chemistry with exceptional contributions or drug discovery success.

They will honor the recipient of the 2024 IUPAC-Richter Prize during the XXVIII EFMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry (September 1-5, 2024) in Rome, Italy.

Also, they will have the opportunity to deliver a lecture on their research at the 38th ACS National Medicinal Chemistry Symposium (June 23-26) in Seattle, WA, United States.


  • They award the IUPAC-Richter Prize to the recipient with a prize amount of $10,000.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Prize for renowned medicinal chemist
  • Recognized for significant contributions or drug discovery achievements
  • Nominations needed, one nominator
  • Five referees required

Nomination Process

  • You must submit the nomination package online, and it should include the following documents.

  • A comprehensive resume
  • A professional biography, no longer than two pages, detailing the individual’s activities, accomplishments, and/or publications that have made a significant impact on the field of Medicinal Chemistry.
  • A one-page summary highlighting the nominee’s most influential contributions to the field.
  • Upload all nomination materials through the provided online form by December 15, 2023.

For further information visit IUPAC-Richter Prize.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to apply for the prize?

The prize is meant for a distinguished scientist, preferably specializing in medicinal chemistry, who has made a significant impact in the field through their work or published achievements. This can include notable contributions to the practice of medicinal chemistry or exceptional breakthroughs in the discovery of new drugs.

What are the benefits of winning the prize?

The winner will receive a prize amount of USD 10,000.

What documents are required for the application?

We will only accept entries where one individual acts as the proposer. However, you should name a total of five people as referees. The application package, which must be submitted electronically, should include a comprehensive resume, an expert biography not exceeding two pages, and a one-page summary of the applicant’s achievements and materials that have had a significant impact on the field of medicine.

              Application Deadline

               December 15, 2023.



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