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Bose grants for 2018 fund research at the frontier of discovery

The prestigious awards are supporting five innovative projects that challenge established norms and have the potential to be world-changing.

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Buchwald awarded 2019 Wolf Prize for Chemistry

Professor Stephen L. Buchwald shares this significant honor with Professor John Hartwig of University of California, Berkeley.

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School of Science honors postdocs and research staff with 2018 Infinite Kilometer Awards

Five winners, including Chemistry Postdoc Matthew Golder, are recognized for their outstanding contributions to colleagues, the school, and the Institute.

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Buchwald named the recipient of the 2018 Karl Wamsler Innovation Award

This award, presented by the Technical University of Munich and Clariant Specialty Chemicals, is given in recognition of excellence in the field of catalysis.

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Seventeen Graduate Students honored at the 2017-2018 Teaching Assistant Awards Ceremony

These awards are given annually in recognition of students' outstanding contributions to teaching.

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Stephen L. Buchwald wins Tetrahedron Prize for Creativity in Organic Chemistry

This prestigious prize is awarded annually for creativity in organic chemistry or bioorganic and medicinal chemistry.

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Three Chemistry Faculty Receive ACS National Awards

Professors Stephen L. Buchwald, Jeremiah A. Johnson, and Timothy M. Swager have been named recipients of awards given by the American Chemical Society for 2019.

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Surendranath named CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar

Professor Yogesh Surendranath is one of 12 early career researchers to receive a prestigious two‐year term with $100,000 in research support.

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Professor Matthew Shoulders and Postdoctoral Fellow Peyton Shieh receive American Cancer Society Grants

The American Cancer Society is the largest non-government, not-for-profit funding source of cancer research in the United States.

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Pentelute named the recipient of the 2018 Eli Lilly Award in Biological Chemistry

This award is given in recognition of outstanding research in biological chemistry of unusual merit and independence of thought and originality.

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Shoulders receives Ellison Foundation Research Scholar Award from the American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society’s Extramural Research program invests in outstanding science across the cancer continuum.

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Advancing knowledge in medical and genetic sciences

Three MIT faculty members selected for funding from the G. Harold and Leila Y. Mathers Foundation.

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Shalek named 2018 Pew-Stewart Scholar for Cancer Research

Shalek is one of five independent, early-career investigators that make up this year’s class of scholars.

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