Bettina main Young Scientist Award

Bettina Haupt-Förderpreis for the history of chemistry

The Bettina Haupt Foundation in the GDCh wants to promote research in the history of chemistry by honoring outstanding work in German by young scientists.

The sponsor is the Bettina Haupt Foundation, administered in trust by the GDCh, established by Prof. Dr. Heinz Sperlich and his wife Ingeborg in memory of their daughter Dr. Bettina Haupt, née Sperlich, who herself worked in the field of the history of chemistry .

Both published and unpublished work - including master?s theses - in German on any topic from the history of chemistry. Joint work by several authors as well as thematically related individual work can also be awarded. Published work should not be older than three years. The prize is awarded during the lecture Division of History of Chemistry . The awardee will have the opportunity to present his results.

Call for tenders 2021 extended to 2022

The Bettina-Haupt-Stiftung announces the Bettina-Haupt- Young Scientist Award * for the award in 2022. The foundation promotes research in the history of chemistry by honoring outstanding work in the German language. The prize is reserved for younger scientists and is endowed with EUR 1500. Both published and publishable work in German on any topic from the history of chemistry will be taken into account, including articles, provided that they have at least been accepted for publication in a high-ranking journal . Joint work by several authors as well as thematically related individual work can also be awarded. Published work should not be older than three years.

The prize will be awarded during the lecture conference of the Division of History of Chemistry , which will take place from 24.03. to March 25th, 2022 in Karlsruhe. The awardee has the opportunity to present the results in the form of a lecture.

Theses to be submitted must be in electronic form and with a printed copy by 09/30/21 and must be accompanied by the author's curriculum vitae and list of publications. In the case of theses and dissertations, the supervising university professor must be specified. A thesis can only be submitted once. The documents are to be sent by email to n.buerger@gdch.de and the printed copy to the German Chemical Society eV (GDCh), Division of History of Chemistry, Varrentrappstr. 40-42, 60486 Frankfurt.

* The 2020 call for applications has been updated and the deadline for candidate proposals has been extended by one year, as the next lecture conference (award location) will not take place until 2022 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

awardee

year awardee place title
2021 - - No award - due to the coronavirus pandemic
2019 - - No award
2017 - - No award
2015 Justus Vesting Halle (Saale) Forced labor in the chemical triangle: prisoners and construction soldiers in the industry of the GDR more
2013 Dr. Thomas Steinhauser Bielefeld Future machines in chemistry - nuclear magnetic resonance until 1980 more
2011 Dr. Florian Karl Öxler Ostfildern From the portable lab for chemistry set - On the history of chemistry experiment box with special reference to the German-speaking more
2007 Henning Schweer Hamburg The history of the Stoltzenberg chemical factory until the end of World War II is more
2005 Dr. Dirk Hackenholz Halle (Saale) The electrochemical works in Bitterfeld 1914-1945: one location of IG Farbenindustrie AG more
Ph Dr. Stefan Ross eat for his research and editing work, which placed the life's work of Dorpather Liebig's student Carl Schmidt (1822-1994) more clearly in the light of the history of chemistry in the 19th century more - more
2003 Christina Renata Grund Wurzburg The Würzburg chemist Johann Joseph von Scherer and the establishment of clinical chemistry in the 19th century more
Elena Roussanova Hamburg Julia Lermontowa (1846-1919) - The first postgraduate chemist of the 19th century more
2001 Dr. Martin Kirschke My Karl Wilhelm Gottlob Kastner (1783-1857) - A professor scientific career in times of upheaval more
1999 Dr. Joachim Stocklöv Wiesbaden Arthur Hantzsch: pioneer of physical organic chemistry. Including the correspondence between Arthur Hantzsch and Wilhelm Ostwald from the years 1887-1927 more
1997 Dr. Bettina Meitzner Mittweida 

The equipment of chemical art: The treatise "De sceuastica artis" by Andreas Libavius from 1606 more

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