The German Chemical Society (Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker) invites international applications for the Paul Bunge Prize 2014, awarded by the Hans R. Jenemann Foundation, which is administered by the German Chemical Society (Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker) and the German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry (Deutsche Bunsen-Gesellschaft für Physikalische Chemie). The prize is endowed with 7.500,- Euro and honours outstanding work published in German, English or French in all fields of the history of scientific instruments. The prize is named after Paul Bunge, the most important maker of analytical, assay and high-performance precision balances in the second half of the nineteenth century.

The award ceremony will take place on May 29, 2014, on the occasion of the conference of the Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft für Physikalische Chemie in Hamburg, Germany.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a complete list of publications; the work(s) to be considered for the prize should be submitted in printed form. Nominations and applications must arrive by 30 September 2013 at the very latest at:

Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker
c/o Barbara Köhler [email protected]
Varrentrappstr. 40 – 42