The CSC Awards program recognizes outstanding contributions by chemists for their research in a wide variety of fields. Most CSC award winners receive their awards and present award lectures at the Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CCCE). The CSC website provides the terms of reference for each award; the nomination deadline for most awards is July 2 of each year.

2018 CSC Organic Division Award Winners

 
Alfred Bader Award     Chao-Jun Li     McGill University   Sponsored by Alfred Bader, HFCIC, the Alfred Bader Award is presented as a mark of distinction and recognition for excellence in research in organic chemistry by a scientist who is currently working in Canada.    Click here for a complete list of Alfred Bader Award winners.

Alfred Bader Award

Chao-Jun Li

McGill University

Sponsored by Alfred Bader, HFCIC, the Alfred Bader Award is presented as a mark of distinction and recognition for excellence in research in organic chemistry by a scientist who is currently working in Canada.

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Bernard Belleau Award     David Vocadlo     Simon Fraser University   Sponsored by Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Canada) Inc. the Bernard Belleau Award is presented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to the field of medicinal chemistry thought research involving biochemical or organic chemical mechanisms.    Click here for a complete list of Bernard Belleau Award winners.

Bernard Belleau Award

David Vocadlo

Simon Fraser University

Sponsored by Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Canada) Inc. the Bernard Belleau Award is presented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to the field of medicinal chemistry thought research involving biochemical or organic chemical mechanisms.

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Clara Benson Award     Brigitte Guérin     Université de Sherbrooke   Sponsored by the Canadian Council of University Chemistry Chairs (CCUCC), the Clara Benson Award is presented to recognize a woman who has made a distinguished contribution to chemistry while working in Canada.    Click here for a complete list of Clara Benson Award winners.

Clara Benson Award

Brigitte Guérin

Université de Sherbrooke

Sponsored by the Canadian Council of University Chemistry Chairs (CCUCC), the Clara Benson Award is presented to recognize a woman who has made a distinguished contribution to chemistry while working in Canada.

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IntelliSyn Pharma Research Excellence Award     Jennifer Love     University of British Columbia   Sponsored by Intellisyn RD., the Intellisyn Research Excellence Award (formerly the Boehringer Ingelheim Research Excellence Award) is precented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to medicinally relevant organic or biophysical chemistry while working in Canada.    Click here for a complete list of IntelliSyn Pharma Research Excellence Award winners.

IntelliSyn Pharma Research Excellence Award

Jennifer Love

University of British Columbia

Sponsored by Intellisyn RD., the Intellisyn Research Excellence Award (formerly the Boehringer Ingelheim Research Excellence Award) is precented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to medicinally relevant organic or biophysical chemistry while working in Canada.

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Keith Fagnou Award     Sylvain Canesi     Université du Québec à Montréal   Sponsored by the University of Ottawa and the Organic Chemistry Division, the Keith Fagnou Award is presented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to organic chemistry while working in Canada.    Click here for a complete list of Keith Fagnou Award winners.

Keith Fagnou Award

Sylvain Canesi

Université du Québec à Montréal

Sponsored by the University of Ottawa and the Organic Chemistry Division, the Keith Fagnou Award is presented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to organic chemistry while working in Canada.

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R. U. Lemieux Award     Hanadi Sleiman     McGill University   Sponsored by Gilead Alberta ULC the R. U. Lemieux Award is presented to an organic chemist who has made a distinguished contribution to any area of organic chemistry and who is currently working in Canada.    Click here for a complete list of R. U. Lemieux Award winners.

R. U. Lemieux Award

Hanadi Sleiman

McGill University

Sponsored by Gilead Alberta ULC the R. U. Lemieux Award is presented to an organic chemist who has made a distinguished contribution to any area of organic chemistry and who is currently working in Canada.

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