Substantia Award

On 18 Dec 2017, ECIS and the Department of Chemistry of the University of Florence agreed upon the creation of the ECIS-Substantia Award for a Young Scientist to acknowledge the top level scientific activity of young researchers in the field of colloid and interface science. The prize is awarded annually. The award, consisting in € 500,00, is offered by Substantia. An International Journal of the History of Chemistry.

Applicants must possess a M.Sc degree and must have been actively engaged in scientific research for a period of time shorter than the PhD plus 1 year. 

For the application procedure please consult the conference website. 

The decision will be taken during the annual meeting by a special Jury nominated by the Chair of the Conference. 

  • Winner of the 2022 ECIS-Substantia Award: 
    Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel 
    Modifying Macrocycle Stability and Supramolecular Chemistry in a Deep Eutectic Solvent
  • Winner of the 2021 ECIS-Substantia Award: 
    Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, Universite de Bordeaux 
    Hybrid materials obtained from the polymerization of Pickering emulsions stabilized by cellulose nanocrystals
  • Winner of the 2019 ECIS-Substantia Award: 
    Université Paris-Sud – France 
    Stability of bubbles at the surface of a soapy bath
  • Winner of the 2018 ECIS-Substantia Award: 
    Lund University – Sweden 
    Constant width ribbons, in the A10K model peptide system