Macro Group UK Medal for Outstanding Achievement

Established 2000

Selected by the Macro Group UK, this medal is awarded to a scientist, from any country, who is recognised internationally for their continued, outstanding achievements in the field of polymer science.

Award Information


Nominated by a proposer and a seconder, both current members of Macro Group UK, who should provide: 1) a supporting statement (describing the contributions for which the nominee is notable), and 2) a brief (1-4 page) CV/resumé of the nominee.

Nominations may also be made by proposers and/or seconders who are not Macro Group UK members with prior approval from the Macro Group UK Chair. All nominations must be received by the Macro Group UK Secretary, Dr Valeria Arrighi at, no later than the nomination deadline.

Lecture Details

The recipient of the Macro Group UK Medal for Outstanding Achievements will be awarded a silver medal and will be expected to deliver an award lecture at an appropriate Macro Group UK meeting.

Eligibility Criteria

    • Scientists from all countries of the world
    • Scientists from any organisation
    Career Stage
    • Mid - Late Career
    • Authority in the field
    • Polymer science
    • Industrial
    • Commercial
    • Government
    • Academia


Nominations open TBC
Nominations close TBC
Frequency Biennial

Additional Information

Code of Ethics for Members

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