Call for applications: Franco-Taiwanese Scientific Grand Prize 2020


 

Deadline: 12 June 2020

Describtion

The Académie des sciences - Institut de France and the Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan award a Franco-Taiwanese Scientific Grand Prize every year to a team of French and Taiwanese researchers for their contribution to scientific research of interest to both regions. The laureates are expected to foster scientific exchange between the two regions, for example, by organizing conferences and symposia.

Benefity
The amount of the Prize is 38,200 € to be shared in equal parts between the laureates.


Application

Applications must be sent by June 12th, 2020 in two copies in PDF format, one submitted by the French applicant to the Académie des sciences, and the other submitted by the Taiwanese applicant to the Ministry of Science and Technology. 

The application should include:
a) Application form
b) Two to four recommendation letters:
 Please arrange for two to four referees to send their letters of recommendation to both the Académie des sciences and the Ministry of Science and Technology by June 12th, 2020. Of the two obligatory referees, one must be an academician of the Académie des sciences, whilst the other must be an academician of the Academia Sinica. The optional referees must be either an academician of the Académie des sciences or an academician of the Academia Sinica, or a former laureate of the Prize.

c) Photos
Please send one passport photo of each applicant to both the Académie des sciences, and the Ministry of Science and Technology via email.

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