Early Career Award Nomination Guidelines

The following is required for nomination for the award:

  1. A statement by one (1) nominator supporting the candidate’s suitability for the award with respect to:
    • Innovative and creative nature of the candidate’s work
    • Interdisciplinary character of the candidate’s work
    • Potential shown by the candidate as a future leader in the field of adhesion science
  2. Supporting information and documents; e.g., curriculum vitae including first permanent position hire date and a current publication list. Up to three important papers relevant to the award contribution may also be included.

Deadline and Procedure for Submission of Nominations

All materials comprising a nomination package, including the support letters, must be submitted electronically (PDF files preferred) by the nominator. Nomination packages for the Early Career Scientist Award must arrive at The Adhesion Society’s Home Office by December 31st, to be eligible for consideration to receive the award at the following meeting. Nominations will remain active for three (3) years or until the individual exceeds the time restriction limit.