Applications are invited for TWAS-CAS Young Scientists Award for Frontier Science. This newly established award will recognize scientists not older than 45 who are living and working in a developing country. The first edition of the award will recognize achievements in the physical sciences, including physics and chemistry.
In 2020 the award will recognize achievements in the physical sciences, including physics and chemistry. In future years it will honour achievements in astronomy and cosmology, Earth science, mathematics and artificial intelligence, and life sciences.
Eligible candidates are young scientists (not older that 45), national of a developing country, who have been living and working in a developing country, for a minimum of two years immediately prior to their nomination.
The recipient will receive USD10,000 sponsored by Lenovo, global leader in consumer, commercial, and enterprise technology that is the largest PC company in the world.
Selection of the winner is made on scientific merit. A pre-screening of the nominees will be done at TWAS. The nomination dossiers of the qualified candidates will then be submitted to jury members for their evaluation. Based on this evaluation the winner will be selected.
How to Apply?
Interested applicants can nominate through this link.
May 15, 2020