"Science, She Says!" Award

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External Award - December 31, 2023


Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

The “Science She, Says! Award” is assigned to an outstanding female scientist for her contribution to the advancement of bilateral scientific cooperation in any field of science and technology, through their activity in one of the regions mentioned above (North America).

Award description

  • The nominee should be resident in the country where she is nominated for the award, at least
    since January 1st 2019.
  • 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 nominee should be an established scientist with an excellent academic and/or scientific
    career and a recognized track record of research achievements. She should have joint publications in
    high impact journals and/or should have developed technologies supported by international patents,
    Research activities within multilateral organizations hosted in one of the regions mentioned above
    (North America) will be considered as well.

Required criteria

Faculty: Engineering, Science

Citizenship/residency: Domestic

Award information

Type of award: Award

Internal/external/government: External