International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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U. S. National Science Foundation (NSF) Dear Colleague Letter Paul Spyropoulos   |   added on Sep 17, 2010    |    United States Opportunities for grant supplements.
Topic: communicating chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: nsf grantees

German IYC 2011 Website Hans-Georg Weinig   |   added on Sep 17, 2010    |    Germany The German IYC 2011 website (www.ijc2011.de) is now online with an event calendar and information about IYC 2011 activities in Germany.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education, website Audience:

ChemComm Highlights in Chemistry Joanne Thomson   |   added on Sep 15, 2010    |    United Kingdom Throughout 2011, ChemComm will be publishing a series of 'Highlights in Chemistry'. These short, review-style articles, written by leading researchers, will highlight the most significant chemical advances since the millennium, stressing their importance to the chemists of today and the future.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, the future of chemistry, publications Audience: professors, students, professional chemists, post graduate students

Global Stamp Competition: Chemistry as a Cultural Enterprise Lida Schoen   |   added on Sep 13, 2010    |    Netherlands The Global Stamp Competition (IUPAC's CCE, Christiane Reiners and Lida Schoen) was launched at the opening ceremony of IYC 2011 in Paris on January 27-28, 2011. The competition was open to students all over the world in 3 age categories (12-14, 15-18 and undergraduates / teacher students from all subjects (not only chemistry!)
Topic: chemistry, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition, muti disciplinary Audience: students, educators, industrial chemists, tertiary education, teachers, secondary schools, high schools, secondary school students, educational institutions

IYC Chemistry award Siobhan Murphy   |   added on Sep 12, 2010    |    Ireland PharmaChemical Ireland will sponsor an IYC Chemistry Award at SciFest, this is a is a local one-day science fair held in third level colleges and open to all second level students. A SciFest fair includes a competition and exhibition of projects, a selection of science talks, science demonstrations in the college laboratories
Topic: chemistry, celebrating chemistry, science fair, competition, demonstrations, educational materials, chemistry education Audience: students, school children, secondary schools, secondary school students, educational institutions