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Fellowship and Award Opportunities



The Alliance Prize in Circular Solutions for Flexibles

Alliance to End Plastic Waste

Amount: $3,000,000

Deadline: July 26th, 2022 (Notification of Interest)


Will award US$3 million to a transformational, game-changing solution that supports circularity of flexible films found in household waste, resulting in the extraction of a high value of high-quality fit-for-purpose recyclates from flexible plastics. Such solutions may include adopting different product solutions, reuse options, collection, sorting/processing/recycling or end markets, addressing specific problems in household waste, or developing holistic solutions addressing flexible plastic waste. (Amount: $3 million; Applicants must first express interest in the funding call by registering no later than 7/26/22, then applications must be submitted no later than 8/23/22).


Cottrell Scholars

Research Corporation for Science Advancement

Amount: $100,000

Deadline: July 1st, 2022

OFR Contact: Heidi Jurgens


The Cottrell Scholar program develops outstanding teacher-scholars who are recognized by their scientific communities for the quality and innovation of their research programs and their academic leadership skills. Eligible applicants are tenure-track faculty members who hold primary or courtesy appointments in chemistry, physics, or astronomy departments. Eligibility is limited to faculty members who started their first tenure-track appointment anytime in calendar year 2019.


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