The European Carbon Association (ECA) Award will be made on the recommendation of the ECA Award Committee and seeks to honour “Remarkable service to carbon science community” with the recipient holding the respect of their colleagues and “having been influential and supportive towards others in the pursuit of scientific excellence or having made a significant contribution in providing a strong foundation to the community of carbon scientists and technologists in order to promote a flourishing and healthy environment for scientific achievement”.

Nominations are now sought for the award. The nomination should be made without the knowledge of the potential recipient and include a citation of 200 to 250 words.

Nominations should be sent to the current Chair of ECA, Dr. Maria Jesús Lázaro


The closing date for nominations for the ECA Award will be 30 March, 2018.