“Science, She Says!” at its second edition, aims to recognize an outstanding junior female scientist who has remarkably contributed to the advancement of science and technology, while performing her research in North America. Italian researchers are not eligible for this prize. All fields of science and technology will be considered. The nominee should be resident in the country where she is nominated for the award, at least since January 1st 2019. The age limit is up to 40 years old at the time of publication of this notice. The nomination should be submitted by an eminent scientist who is holding a leading position in a Scientific Academy, University, Research Institute or S&T Department of the Government of Canada in which the nominee is working. Self-nominations are not eligible, nor are nominations from immediate family members.
The Award Committee, chaired by the Head of Office IX of the Directorate General for Cultural and Economic Promotion and Innovation of MAECI, will be composed by the Presidents and/or Representatives of the major Italian Research and Academic Institutions.
The Award ceremony is scheduled for the next edition of the Conference of Scientific Attachés, which will take place in 2024 in the presence of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
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