Medal shall be awarded, normally tri-annually, for distinguished (significant) contributions to EPR (ESR) spectroscopy including its applications, development and improvements. The IES Young Investigator and John-Weil Young Investigator awards shall be made for outstanding contributions to EPR (ESR) Spectroscopy by young scientists, given in alternate years. Nominees should be under the age of 35 years on the 1st July of the year of the award. The date of birth of the nominee must be included in the nomination. The nominee will ordinarily be at the post-doctoral level. Only in exceptional circumstances will either doctoral candidates or junior faculty members be considered for this Award. In the case of the IES or John-Weil (JW) Young Investigator Awards, please provide copies of two recently published papers which, in the nominator's judgment, represents the nominees best work.
A Fellowship of the Society may be conferred on individuals who have made influential and distinguished contributions to the practice of EPR (ESR) Spectroscopy and its welfare over a long period.
The IES sponsors student awards for the best poster(s) at select EPR-related meetings each year. Eligible candidates are graduate students and post docs (not later than 3 years after their PhD.)
All nominations, accompanied by CV, must be also be accompanied by a 100-150 word citation in support of the nomination. No nomination can be considered without a citation.* Additional supporting material may be included.
Nominations are to be sent to the IES PresidentBy email to:
Please use the following formats for submitted nominations: