The Foundation started Yoshida Prize in 2015, which honors researchers with achievements contributing to international academic development in the field of organic chemistry. The Foundation honors one person a year exept the years when the IKCOC is held.
The International Organic Chemistry Foundation, Yoshida Prize
To honor distinguished achievements in the field of organic chemistry
The awardee will receive a certificate and a cash award of 1 million yen.
A prize awarding ceremony is held, and the awardee will give an award lecture.
A travel expense to the ceremony will be paid by the Foundation.
Year of Establishment
Organic chemists in Asian countries
The Yoshida Prize selection committee will select the awardee.
The board of trustees will decide the awardee.
List of Past Award Recipients
Professor Young-Tae Chang (POSTEC, Korea)
Professor Ken-Tsung Wong (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
Professor Dan Yang (Westlake University, China)
Professor Aiwen Lei (Wuhan University, China)
Professor Teck Peng Loh (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
Professor Sukbok Chang (KAIST, Korea)
Professor Kuilig Ding (Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
List of Past Symposium Lecturers
Professor Mieko Arisawa (Kyushu University)
Professor Hirohisa Ohmiya (Kyoto University)
Professor Aiko Fukazawa (Kyoto University)
Professor Mitsuhiro Arisawa (Osaka University)
Professor Satoshi Maeda (Hokkaido University)
Professor Atsushi Wakamiya (Kyoto University)
Professor Jun Terao (The University of Tokyo)
Professor Junko Ohkanda (Shinshu University)
Professor Hiroshi Shinokubo (Nagoya University)
Professor Hiroki Oguri (Tokyo University of Agriculture and technology)
Professor Hidehiro Sakurai (Osaka University)
Professor Yukari Fujimoto (Keio University)