Prizes and Fellowships
The GENERAL DIRECTORATE OF AWARDS
The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology encourages the Scientist's efforts for the science progress, So it regulates a set of prizes, Noting that It began in 1953 with just Six prizes.
We can mention the current awards as Following: -
They are divided into four categries :
The First category is the State Prizes and it includes:-
The Nile Awards: Three Awards : One in the field of Science Two in the field of advanced Technological Sciences the value of each Four hundred thousands pounds, certificate and gold medal.
State Merit Awards : Ten Awards, Five awards in the fields of science and Five awards in advanced Technological Sciences, the value of each Two hundred thousand pounds certificate and agold medal.
Stat Awords of Excellence :Seven Awards, Four Awards in the Field of Sciences and three in advanced Technology Sciences, the value of each one hundred thousand pounds, certificate and a silver medal.
State Encouragement Awards: forty awards eleven awards in the field of Basic Sciences, eight Awards in the field of agricultural sciences, seven awards in the fields of medical science, eight awards in the field of engineering science, and eight in advanced Technological Sciences the value of each fifty thousand pounds and certificate.
- The Second Category: The Prizes that are Awarded by the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology:-
1- Young African Researchers Awards: Allocated to young (non- Egyptian) researchers From African Continent, Three Awards in each of the Following areas:
[ Agriculture and Food , Sciences-Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences – Water, Energy and Environmental Sciences ] the value of each award 15,000 U$ dollars, Certificate, or the equivalent in local currency, with recognition Shild and Appreciation Certificate.
2 - Pioneers Awards: Four Awards in the Fields : of [ Basic Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Medical Science, Engineering Science ] the value of each one hundred thousands pounds, and certificate.
3 - Awards in the Fields of Environmental Research and Environmental Education, the Value of each is ten thousands pounds and certificate
4 – Mohamed Kamel Awards: Its value Ten Thousand pounds .
- the third category: The Awards that are Awarded by the individuals and organizations in different fields of sciences, the value of each no less than ten thoushands pounds.
- The Fourth category :- Awards that offered by bodies and foreign: Two Au-TWAS young Scientists National awards in the field of basic science and technology, the earth and life, the value of each five thousands dollars, .
- Announcement of the prizes befor the first of october in the daily newspapers and through the website of the Academy.
Is the amouncement of the Prizes before the first of October in.
The files of each applicant are being checked to match the terms of Prize.
Checking and recording h-index degrees for each applicant from site of scopus in addition to checking the percent of plagiarism, Announcing the names of winners by the council of the Academy directly after the examination committees are finished their work.
It is common practic to set up a party at the day of Science atlended by the Excellency president of the republic to honor the winners.