TWAS─Abdool Karim Prize, 2021 is offered for Research Fellow/ Scientist degree in the field of Biological Sciences. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 12 May 2021. This scholarship is provided by The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, USD 5,000 . This scholarship is open for: Open to female applicants from Low Income African countries.
The World Academy of Sciences is offering TWAS─Abdool Karim Prize, 2021 to women scientists for their achievements in the field of Biological Sciences. This award, named after TWAS Fellow Quarraisha Abdool Karim, carries a cash award of USD5,000 generously provided by Professor Abdool Karim. It is designed to honor women scientists in Low Income African countries for their achievements in Biological Sciences.
Value of TWAS─Abdool Karim Prize, 2021:
Successful applicants of the TWAS─Abdool Karim Prize, 2021 will receive a cash award of USD5,000 which is provided by Professor Abdool Karim.
A pre-screening of the candidates will be done at TWAS, the nomination dossiers of the qualified candidates will then be submitted to jury members for their evaluation. Based on this evaluation Prof. Quarraisha Abdool Karim will select the winner for TWAS─Abdool Karim Prize, 2021.
The 2021 nominations can only be submitted electronically through the on-line platform by clicking on the “NEW NOMINATION” button at the bottom of this page.
To resume working on saved nominations, click on the "RESUME" button at the bottom of this page.
The deadline for receiving nominations is 12 May 2021, however we strongly recommend that you do not wait until the deadline but submit the nomination as early as you can to enable us to process it as quickly as possible.
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