ExxonMobil Chemical European Science & Engineering Award

On the initiatiev of ExxonMobil Chemical Europe Inc., the Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) will grant the ExxonMobil Chemical European Science & Engineering Award in 2019.

This Award is granted in recognition of outstanding research that the candidate has achieved in the field of "Innovative research for sustainable energy and chemistry".


  • Prize of €40,000, paid to the host institution of the laureate.

Profile and conditions

  • You have an affiliation as a researcher of at least postdoctoral level (or upwards).
  • You are working at a laboratory of a European university or knowledge institute (non-profit).
  • You are maximum 40 years of age.
  • Projects sponsored by or researchers working within the ExxonMobil Company or any of its stewarded affiliates are not eligible for the award.


  • Submit your application using the appropriate form (in English) by May 20, 2019 at the latest through prijzen@fwo.be.
  • Your application will be submitted to a scientific jury composed of experts.
  • The jury selects the winner.
  • The Board of Trustees decides on the allocation.

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