The NAS anniversary celebrations and AMASA-13 conference will be taking place from the 13th to the 16th of November 2017 in Abuja with details as follows:

  1. Pre- AMASA learning collaborative
  2. Date: 13th-14th November 2017

    Focus: science advice

    Partners- International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA)

    Participants- Representatives from African science academies

  1. Ground-breaking Ceremony

Date: 14th November 2017
venue: NAS Permanent site, Abuja

  1. Scientific symposium

Date: 14th November 2017
Theme: The evolution of NAS and its role in the science-policy dialogue/nexus

  1. Anniversary Dinner

Date: 14th November 2017

  1. AMASA-13 Conference

Date: 15th-16th November 2017
Theme: Science, Technology, and Innovation- Education and Manpower Development in Africa

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Science Media Award 2016
Science Media Award 2016
The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) Science Media Award was established by the Nigerian Academy of Science in 2010 for outstanding science reporting. The yearly award, now in its 7th edition seeks to promote excellence in science and science-related journalism. Read in full

TWAS-C.N.R. Rao Prize for Scientific Research
TWAS-Atta-ur-Rahman Prize in Chemistry You are invited to nominate qualified candidates for each of these two prizes> Please find below the main features of these 2017 prizes: Read more