Awards and Honors

The MBCF also recognizes the contributions that prominent individuals have made to the advancement of medicinal and bioorganic chemistry. At each Winter Conference, an individual is honored as a keynote speaker.

The MBCF strongly encourages participation by graduate students in the Winter conferences. The Foundation will provide a limited number of awards of free registration and $600 towards travel and board and lodging to partially offset the associated costs of attending. Graduate students from the USA or Canada who wish to apply should submit a 1 page summary of their research accomplishments and two letters of support, one of which must be from the student’s research mentor. These should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Awardees will be selected by Foundation Board members and will be invited to present their work as a poster during the conference.

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