Marco Lucas. Prémio de Jovem Investigador atribuído anualmente pela UTAD
Andreia Veloso. Prémio de estímulo à Investigação. Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian 2014. Título: Targeting brain mitochondria by carbon dots. 12.500 Euros
FCT- Incentivo 2014. 13.122 euros
Best Poster communication: Pedro Silva e Fernando Nunes, “Development of an HPLC-DAD-based methodology with a new core-shell column Kinetex-C18 for the assessment of the phenolic profile of Sambucus nigra fruits” 8º Encontro Nacional de Cromatografia, Universidade da Beira Interior, 2 a 4 de Dez 2013.
Verónica Cortés de Zea Bermudez. Prémio de Investigação da UTAD atribuído no âmbito das comemorações do 27º aniversário da instituição.
FCT-Incentivo top-up funding. The unit won this award for getting 90% of the 2007-2011 total budget from non-FCT funding sources. Among 319 national research units, only 92 were similarly awarded and the CQVR was the only chemistry unit to receive this prize.
Green Projects Award in the Research and Development category for the Biocombus technology. This awards are organized by National Environmental Agency and National Association for Nature Conservation.
The Administração da Região Hidrogáfica do Norte (ARH-Norte) prize in the category of Research, Development and Innovation for Marco Lucas’s PhD work: Application of Advanced Oxidation Processes in Wastewater Treatment.
The Associação Portuguesa dos Recursos Hídricos (APRH 2010/11) prize for Marco Paulo Lucas’s PhD work.
Best oral communication: Amor, C.; Lucas, M.S.; Pirra, A.; Peres J.A.; “Treatment of high strength wastewater from fruit juice industry using integrated aerobic biological and chemical processes”, 4th International Congress of Energy and Environmental Engineering and Management, Mérida, Spain, 25-27 May 2011.