Deadline extended: Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2023

The SNO Emerging Investigator designation gives international recognition to emerging scientists and engineers working in the area of sustainable nanotechnology. The recipient will receive a certificate and cash award presented at the 2023 SNO Conference. Criteria and eligibility include:
Criteria and eligibility include:

  1. Investors who are within their first 10 years post Ph.D.
  2. An impactful body of independent work and publications in the area of sustainable nanotechnology, including environmental, health, societal, or economic aspects.
  3. Current membership and registration at the 2023 SNO Conference scheduled for November 10-12, 2023.

The nomination shall consist of a single (1-page max) primary nomination letter, a second (1-page max) support letter, and a 2-page CV. Note that self-nominations are not accepted. The nomination letter should describe how the candidate's research impacts the field of sustainable nanotechnology. The support letter should focus on the nominee's teaching, service and leadership in the field of sustainable nanotechnology.

Letters and CV are due to award@susnano.org

The selected Emerging Investigator will be honored at the SNO Awards Ceremony at the November conference and expected to give a plenary talk during the conference. 

New applications not selected this round will be held over and automatically reconsidered in the next round of the competition.