Elsevier awards researchers and research organizations throughout the world who have been credited with outstanding achievements and are making a significant contribution to the advancement of their field, thereby having a positive influence on our society.

The prizes are a tribute to the men and women who have contributed to the progress of humanity through their dedication to science. Serving as a source of inspiration, the awards help raise the profile of talented individuals and the organizations, in addition to the profession as a whole. 




Acta Materialia Gold Medal award

Acta Biomaterialia Gold Medal award

Acta Materialia Silver Medal award

Acta Biomaterialia Silver Medal award

Acta Materialia Inc. Annual Student Awards

Biomaterials: A Year in Images – Biomaterials

Carbon Journal Prize – Carbon

Diamond & Related Materials: Early Career Research Award (2017 initiated)

Diamond & Related Materials: Young Scholar Award

Embracing Challenge Award

Energy Storage Materials Award 

Energy Storage Materials: Best Paper Award (new - 2016 initiated)

Energy Storage Materials: Most Cited Paper Award (new - 2016 initiated)

Energy Storage Materials: Excellent Reviewer Award (new - 2016 initiated)

Materials Today Embracing Challenge award

Feng Xinde Polymer Prize for Best Chinese Paper – Polymer

Journal of Nuclear Materials- Robert Cahn Award

Materials Today Cover Competition

Materials Science and Engineering: A Journal Prize – Materials Science and Engineering: A

Materials Science and Engineering: C Young Researcher Award – Materials Science and Engineering: C

MSEA Innovation in Research Award 2016

MSEA Journal Prize 2016

Nano Today Award – Nano Today

Nano Today Cover Competition: Nano Today

Polymer - Hermen F. Mark Award

Polymer - Hermen Mark Scholar Awards 

Polymer -  John H. Dillon Medal 




Grand Challenges

Elsevier 3D Printing Grand Challenge