• To give recognition to the achievements and contribution rendered by scientists and technologies in the region;
• To provide scientists and technologists with incentives to reach for further success;
• To encourage scientists and technologists to publish and patent their work;
• To provide younger scientists with inspiration to reach their fullest potentials; and
• To show the general public especially the youth concrete examples of successful careers in science.
This award is given to one ASEAN scientist or technologist for his/her outstanding contributions in the scientific and technological field through sustained and inspired efforts, which have received national and international recognition.
• Scientist or technologist is preferably working in his/her field with at least 5 (five) years of active contribution to the progress of science and technology.
• The panel will select the winner from 10 finalists, one from each ASEAN Member States.
USD 10,000 cash prize
- Participants can apply for this award online at http://astiw.org/index.php/call-for-applicationnomination-for-asean-science-and-technology-awards-closing-date-15-september-2017/)
- Participants can also fill a printout application form.
- This has to be submitted before the dateline.