Please note that the deadline for submissions of nominations for the
UNESCO Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science has been extended
to 23 JUNE 2017.
You are invited to send the applications to:
Division of Science Policy and Capacity Building
Natural Sciences Sector
(Attn: Mr Yoslan Nur)
7 Place de Fontenoy
75352 PARIS 07 SP
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this regard, please find attached the Director-General’s invitation for the nomination of candidates to the UNESCO Kalinga Prize 2017.
This year’s winner will be awarded by the Director-General during the World Science Forum to be held in Amman (Jordan) on 11 and 12 November 2017. The recipient will receive a monetary award of $20,000, a certificate, and the UNESCO Albert Einstein silver medal.
The Prize is an international distinction recognizing an individual’s work to interpret science, research and technology to the general public. To date, 67 individuals from 24 countries have received this award; six of whom have also been Nobel-Prize winners.
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Call for nominations for the
UNESCO KALINGA PRIZE FOR THE POPULARIZATION OF SCIENCE
DEADLINE: 24 JUNE 2017