Organization: Sciences and Engineering Research Canada

NSERC creates award in honor of John Polanyi

Sciences and Engineering Research Canada (NSERC) has established a $250,000 research prize in honour of Dr John Polanyi, a chemistry professor at the Univ of Toronto and the 1986 Nobel Prize winner for chemistry. A competition for the new prize has already been launched with a March 1/06 deadline for nominations (www.nserc.gc.ca/polanyi/e). The inaugural NSERC…