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Mircea Dincă wins 2021 Blavatnik National Award

The Blavatnik National Awards Jury has selected Professor Mircea Dincă as the 2021 Laureate in Chemistry.

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Rick Danheiser named the recipient of MIT’s 2021 Gordon Y. Billard Award

The Gordon Y. Billard Award is given annually in recognition of special service of outstanding merit performed for the Institute.

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Elaine Reichert wins International Precious Metals Institute (IPMI) Metalor Student Award

IMPI Student Award winners are selected annually from a pool of high caliber nominees.

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Dincă and Freedman named 2021 Blavatnik Award Finalists

Blavatnik Scholars are recognized for their contributions to the advancement of the human condition through scientific progress.

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Thirty-eight extraordinary MIT students named 2021 Burchard Scholars

Undergraduates selected for the competitive program enjoy a seminar series and conversations over dinners with distinguished faculty.

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Agata Bikovtseva receives 2021 Outstanding UROP Student Award

This award recognizes MIT undergraduates who have made outstanding commitment, and significant contribution, to research in their field.

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Seven Chemistry Seniors Elected to Phi Beta Kappa

Founded in 1776, Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest academic honor society.

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Lindsey Backman receives Hugh Hampton Young Fellowship

Individuals selected as Hugh Hampton Young Fellows exhibit a blend of broad focus, leadership, and initiative.

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Seven members of the Chemistry Community receive Mentorship Spotlight Award

The winners were nominated by students, postdocs, faculty, and staff in recognition of their exceptional commitment to mentorship.

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Ten Chemistry Students and Alumni Receive NSF Fellowships

Recipients of this prestigious award represent a diverse group of scientific disciplines from all U.S. states, commonwealths, and territories.

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Alex Shalek wins 2021 Avant Garde Award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

This award is given annually in recognition of the exceptional creativity of those who propose high-impact science that will open new areas of HIV research.

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Catherine Drennan named American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Fellow

Drennan is a member of the inaugural class of ASBMB Fellows honored for their efforts to advance the molecular life sciences.

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Robert Guy Griffin elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Griffin is one of 120 new members elected in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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