There are several prizes awarded annually for performance at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Undergraduates can apply to be considered for any of these prizes. Click on a prize for details about how and when to apply, as well as for additional information about the various criteria used by the Prizes & Awards Panel in selecting the short lists.
|Salters' Prize Nomination||Final year Autumn term||Week 10 Autumn term||Intellectual ability, potential to occupy a leading position in the UK chemical industry||£1,000 (8 awarded nationally by Salters')||Laura Points|
|John Twycross prize||Year 3 Summer term||Week 2 Summer term||MChem at York, personal development record, academic progress, future plans||£1,000||
Undergraduates do not apply for any of the following prizes and awards, the winners are identified by the examiners when results lists are drawn up. Click on a prize to obtain further details.
||2||Best performance on written examinations including option papers||£100||Ross Thomas|
|Astra-Zeneca prize||2||Best performance on Core Practical||£100||Maximilian Donnell-Ford|
|Whinfield medal||3||Overall academic performance||£150||Matthew Tandy|
|Whinfield medal||4||Overall academic performance||£150||Thomas Sheridan|
|Margaret Bishop prize||4||Best MChem in York project||£150||Nicholas Yates|
|Prize and criteria||Current winners|
Johnson Matthey Poster Competition
Best poster on research work
|Robin Brabham, Conor Rankine, Phill Chivers, Emma Stanbury and Paul Jones|
Kathleen Mary Stott Prize
Meritorious performance in research and course work
|Stuart Grange, Alexandra Males , Conor Rankine and Anna Zhenova|
Roger J Mawby Demonstrating Awards
A special commendation for exceptional support in the delivery of the undergraduate course
Sam Griggs, Adam Hughes, Eleanor Morris, Tom Downes, Tabitha Petchey, Lizzie Wheeldon