Invitations are invited to nominate qualified candidates for each of the following prizes:-
– TWAS-Abdool Karim Prize
– TWAS-Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize
– TWAS-Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize
Please find below the main features of these 2017 prizes:
TWAS-Abdool Karim Prize – NEW
Women scientists in Low Income African countries for their scientific achievements in Biological Sciences.
For a list of eligible countries and downloading the nomination form, please visit: here
TWAS-Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize
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: here
TWAS-Samira Omar Innovation for Sustainability Prize – NEW
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: here
The duly completed form, full CV with list of publications, and supporting statement related to your candidates for each of the above prizes must reach TWAS secretariat (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than 10 July 2017.