The TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize is a standout amongst the most prestigious respects given to researchers from the developing scene. In 2017 the prize will be given for extraordinary accomplishments in Geological Sciences. The victor gets USD100,000.
Application Deadline: fifteenth May 2017
Qualified Countries: Developing nations
About the Award: Lenovo is a US$45 billion worldwide Fortune 500 organization and a pioneer in giving creative purchaser, business, and undertaking innovation. Its arrangement of high caliber, secure items and administrations covers PCs (counting the unbelievable Think and multimode YOGA brands), workstations, servers, stockpiling, savvy TVs and a group of portable items like cell phones (counting the Motorola mark), tablets and applications.
The quick development Lenovo has as of late experienced in developing markets has incited the organization to band together with TWAS to dispatch an amazing prize to give universal acknowledgment and perceivability to individual researchers in the Developing scene for their remarkable logical accomplishments.
Designations. Assignments are welcomed from TWAS individuals, chosen people, and additionally from science foundations, national research committees, colleges and logical organizations. Assignments of lady researchers are especially empowered. Self-selections and assignments from jury individuals won’t be acknowledged.
Fields of Award: Geological Sciences. Amid the initial four-year cycle (2013-2016), the prize subject concentrated on the fundamental sciences, with the particular branch of knowledge changing every year: material science and cosmology (2013), natural sciences (2014), Mathematics (2015) and chemical sciences (2016). Amid the second four-year cycle (2017-2020) the prize subjects will be: Geological Sciences (2017), Engineering Sciences (2018), Agricultural Sciences (2019), Social Sciences (2020)
Competitors must be nationals of a developing nation and more likely than not lived and worked in a developing nation throughout the previous 10 years.
The prizes might be granted to people for logical research of extraordinary worldwide legitimacy completed at establishments in developing nations.
People who have gotten the Nobel Prize, the Tokyo/Kyoto Prize, the Crafoord Prize or the Abel Prize are not qualified for the TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize.
Jury individuals and past champs of the Trieste Science Prize (likewise managed by TWAS) won’t be qualified for the TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize.
Choice: The assessment and determination will be done by a legitimate global jury led by the TWAS president and including an agent from Lenovo.
Number of Awardees: 1
Estimation of Award: The TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize will convey a fiscal honor of USD100,000 given by Lenovo, and also a decoration and an authentication highlighting the beneficiary’s real commitments to science. The prize will be introduced to the beneficiary at a unique function organized by TWAS.
Step by step instructions to Apply: It is essential to experience the Award Webpage (See connection beneath) before applying.
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Grant Provider: Lenovo, TWAS