RUSNANOPRIZE Directorate Announces New Deadline for Nominations submission
The Nominations submission period for RUSNANOPRIZE 2017 is extended, new deadline announced by directorate is August 10, 2017. This year the Prize will be awarded for research conducted in the fields of nanomaterials and surface modification.
RUSNANOPRIZE is awarded annually to the authors of scientific and technological developments and inventions in the field of nanotechnology that have been applied in mass production with a yearly turnover of at least $10 million.
The Prize Laureate is selected by means of International Prize Awarding Committee memebers’ voting. Twenty outstanding scientists and major international corporations’ representatives have formed the Award Committee of the RUSNANOPRIZE in 2017.
Scientists and inventors are awarded with the monetary prize, award symbols, certificates and badges. The company that had implemented the technology into mass production and has achieved commercial success through the implementation is awarded with prize symbol and certificate. The monetary part of the Prize amounts to RUR 3 000 000.
Russian and foreign legal entities, as well as individuals are eligible to submit nominations for the Prize, except members of the International Prize Awarding Committee. Self-nominations are also accepted.
Applications are accepted and registered by the Prize Directorate at rusnanoprize(at)rusnano.com in strict compliance with the nomination form till August 10, 2017.