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The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) is pleased to invite you to nominate suitable candidates for the following prizes: TWAS-Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize; TWAS-Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize; TWAS-Abdool Karim Prize; TWAS-C.N.R. Rao Prize for Scientific Research; and TWAS-Atta-ur-Rahman Prize in Chemistry.

  1. 1.TWAS-Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize

Eligible candidates:

Women scientists from Scientifically and Technologically Lagging (STL) countries.  Nominations for the 2017 prize are invited in the field of Medical Sciences. For a list of STL countries, please visit: https://twas.org/node/2329

 

2.TWAS-Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize - NEW

Eligible candidates:

The 2017 prize will be awarded to a female scientist living and working in a Least Developing Country (LDC) for scientific achievements in conservation and management of natural resources. For a list of LDCs please visit: https://twas.org/node/2292

 

3.TWAS-Abdool Karim Prize - NEW

Eligible candidates:

Women scientists in Low Income African countries for their scientific achievements in Biological Sciences. For a list of eligible country, please visit: https://twas.org/opportunity/twas-abdool-karim-priz

 

4.TWAS-C.N.R. Rao Prize for Scientific Research

Eligible candidates:

TWAS Fellows from the world's Least Developed Countries (LDCs), who have made significant contributions to global science. For a list of Least Developing Countries, please visit the following TWAS web-page: http://twas.org/node/2292

 

5.TWAS-Atta-ur-Rahman Prize in Chemistry

Eligible candidates

Young chemists (under the age of 40), national of a developing country, who have been living and working in a Scientifically and Technologically (ST)-lagging country for a minimum of two years immediately prior to their application. All fields of Chemistry are eligible. For a revised list of ST-lagging countries please visit the following TWAS web-page: http://twas.org/67-countries

The duly completed form (see attached), full CV with list of publications, and supporting statement related to your candidates for the TWAS-Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize,  the TWAS-Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize and the TWAS-Abdool Karim Prize must reach TWAS secretariat (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) no later than 10 July 2017.

 

The dossiers for the TWAS-C.N.R. Rao Prize for Scientific Research and the TWAS-Atta-ur-Rahman Prize in Chemistry must reach TWAS secretariat (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) no later than 26 June 2017.

 

find forms below.

 

1. AF_Atta-ur-RahmanPrize form

 

2. NF_TWAS-Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize

 

3. NF_TWAS-SamiraOmarPrize_2017_

 

4. NF_TWAS-AbdoolKarimPrize_2017