The tribunal assigned by the Consell de Govern of the University of Girona that had to decide on the Outstanding Awards of Doctoral Studies in Chemistry 2010 has decided to award it to Sílvia Osuna. She defended her PhD thesis entitled “Theoretical studies of the exohedral reactivity of fullerene compounds” on 26th March 2010 and obtained the grade excel·lent cum laude. The number of papers co-authored by Sílvia during her PhD is large. Her PhD supervisors were Dr. Miquel Solà and Dr. Marcel Swart. Congratulations to Sílvia!!!