The monthly Canadian Journal of Chemistry (CJC) is announcing a new Best Paper Award to recognize the top submission published by a scientist residing in Canada. 

The winner will present an award lecture at the Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC)’s annual Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition. The inaugural award will be presented in 2015.  

Nominations will be made by the CJC editorial board for papers published between January and December 2014. Authors must hold a professional appointment as an independent researcher in academia, government, or industry in Canada at the time of nomination. Visit for more information.