ACS Grant for Increasing the Utility of Photoredox Catalysis in Medicinal Chemistry

The focus of this grant will be toward optimizing existing methodology and reactor technology toward gram-scale photochemical reactions in greener solvents using substrates that are employed widely in the pharmaceutical industry, such as heterocycles and heavily functionalized intermediates. One grant is planned to be awarded and the total award is limited to $50,000 for a grant period of 12 months.

Agency Name: 
American Chemical Society
Contact Name: 
Gillian Laird, grant facilitator U of Lethbridge. Email: gillian.laird@uleth.ca | (403) 329-2101
Grant Amount: 
$50,000 for a grant period of 12 months.
Grant Location: 
External
External Deadline: 
Friday, June 2, 2017
Grant Type: 
Research
Grant Area: 
Natural Science
Grant Eligibility: 
Faculty