Nominations for the 2018 TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize
TWAS, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) – for the advancement of science in developing countries is inviting nominations for the 2018 TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize.
The Prize, sponsored by Lenovo, has been established to give international recognition and visibility to outstanding scientific achievements made by scientists living and working in the developing countries.
In 2018 the prize will be given for outstanding achievements in Engineering Sciences.
The Prize carries a monetary award of USD100,000 provided by Lenovo, as well as a medal and a certificate highlighting the recipient’s major contributions. The prize will be presented at a special ceremony arranged by TWAS.
The deadline for receiving nominations is 16 April 2018.
Further details on eligibility criteria and submission procedure are available online:
where the nomination form can also be downloaded.
TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize targets the most prestigious scientists in the field, therefore we rely on your discretion and scrutiny when nominating suitable candidates.
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Call for applications of 2018 AAAS-TWAS Science Diplomacy course is open
The AAAS-TWAS Course on Science and Diplomacy will be held from 20 to 24 August 2018 in Trieste, Italy.
The course is organized by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and TWAS and aims to expose participants to some key concepts on the interactions between the scientific and diplomatic communities.
It will also explore contemporary international policy issues relating to science, technology, environment and health.
To access the online application form and for more details, see https://twas.org/opportunity/aaas-twas-course-science-diplomacy-2018
Applications can only be submitted online.
The application deadline is 9 April 2018. Successful candidates will be contacted by mid-May.
Please feel free to circulate this announcement to any suitable person who may be interested in this opportunity.
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