Rules for JSCC Contribution Awards
We establish the Award in order to promote advances in coordination chemistry and JSCC.
|Section 1||We establish the JSCC Contribution Award (here after the “Award”) that will be given to a researcher with outstanding contributions to promote advances in coordination chemistry and related fields.|
|Section 2||The Award shall be given basically once per year.|
|Section 3||It is not neccesary for the candidate to be a member of JSCC, but he/she should be a member of JSCC at the point of the Award lecture.|
|Section 4||The Award shall consist of a shield that will be given at the Annual Symposium.|
|Section 5||The JSCC Awards Review Committee (here after the “Review Committee”) shall be responsible for the selection of the Award. Ten members of the Review Committee will be selected from JSCC members according to “Rules for Election of Review Committee Members”. The Vice president of JSCC shall be the chairman of the Review Committee.|
|Section 6||Selection of candidates shall be made in accordance with the provision of “Additional Rules for JSCC Contribution Award”.|
|Section 7||The chairman of the Review Committee shall report the result and its reason to the President by the date of JSCC general meeting.|
|Section 8||These rules may be amended by a careful discussion at the Council and an approval at the General meeting.
These rules become effective from October 1st, 2007.
September 17, 2017 Partial Amendment
Additional Rules for JSCC Contribution Awards
|Section 1||The JSCC Contribution Award (here after the “Award”) grant and management of the JSCC Awards review committee (here after the “Review Committee”) shall be in accordance with the provision of “Rules for JSCC Contribution Award”, “Additional Rules for JSCC Contribution Award”, and “Rules for Election of Review Committee Members of JSCC Awards”.|
|Section 2||Entry to the Award shall be by self-recommendation or a recommendation by other JSCC members. According to an entry method, entries shall submit necessary papers to the Office by a deadline.|
|Section 3||Candidates and recommenders of candidates cannot become review committees.|
|Section 4||In the case of a vacancy on the Review Committee, the Council shall appoint a new review committee according to the election result of JSCC Awards review committee of the said year.|
|Section 5||The chairman of the Review Committee (the Vice President of JSCC, here after the “Chairman”) call the Review Committee. The vice chairman shall be elected by mutual vote among the committee members. Besides, it is desirable that the vice chairman is elected among remaining committee members from the previous year. The Review Committee should be held if possible with the answers or the attendances of all committee members, but it shall be held with the answers or the attendances of more than seven members among eleven members.|
|Section 6||As a basic rule, the review system shall be two stage review, the 1st stage and the 2nd stage.|
|Section 7||The 1st stage review shall be a screen applications, and as a basic rule, no more than three candidates shall be selected by voting.|
|Section 8||At the 2nd stage review, the Review Committee shall listen the achievement explanation from the candidates selected by screen applications mentioned above. But it is not always when the review committee approve. The Review Committee shall not pay any travel expenses or transportation expenses for the achievement explanation.|
|Section 9||These additional rules may be amended by a careful discussion and an approval at the Council.
These additional rules become effective from October 1st, 2007.
September 11, 2016 Partial Amendment
September 17, 2017 Partial Amendment