The Dr. Zoltán Paál Foundation on Catalysis Research announces call on the

2022 Dr. Zoltán Paál Prize.

One young Author will be awarded, who published the best publication in the field of heterogeneous catalysis in 2021/22. The Nominees should come from the organizing countries of the 15th Pannonian International Symposium on Catalysis.

The Prize will go to the young (first, or corresponding authorship is preferred) Author of the publication, who is a researcher under the age of 35 (in the case of women, the age limit increases by 2 years per child) and who have already published in high quality journal as a first or corresponding author before. The sum of the award is 150,000 HUF. Applicants should send:

  • the nominated article (already published or accepted),
  • a short CV of the young Author and list of publications

by e-mail to the Chairman of the Board (József Sándor Pap, pap.jozsef@ek-cer.hu) or to the Secretary of HCS (András Sápi, sapia@chem.u-szeged.hu). The Awardee will be selected from the Nominees on the basis of the suggestions of three Referees from the organizing countries and the Board of the Foundation: Prof. József Valyon, Prof. István Hannus and Dr. József S. Pap). The Awardee will receive the Prize at the 15th Pannonian International Symposium on Catalysis, where He/She will present His/Her results in a presentation.

The deadline for applications is the 30th of April 2022.

Date: 3rd of February, 2022

On behalf of the Board of Trustees of the Dr. Zoltán Paál Foundation on Catalysis Research

József Sándor Pap

Chairman of the Board of Trustees