The International Centre For Theoretical Physics (ICTP) has called for nominations of young researchers for its 2022 ICTP Prize.
According to ICTP, The prize recognises outstanding and original contributions to physics and includes a sculpture, a certificate, and a cash prize.
Some past winners of ICTP Prize are Ashoke Sen (1989), the Indian theoretical physicist who was awarded the 2012 Fundamental Physics Prize, and former ICTP Director Fernando Quevedo (1998).
ICTP states that anybody can nominate a candidate for the ICTP Prize.
Before a candidate can be considered, they need to have the following essential information: Up-to-date curriculum vitae, including birthplace and date, nationality, education, main positions held including present placement and duties, and major honours and awards.
Candidates must have also obtained their PhD less than 12 years earlier, specifically after 31 December 2010 for the 2022 prize (or after 31 December 2009 for women with one child; after 31 December 2008 for women with two children).
A brief description of scientific achievements and proposed citation with two letters of recommendation is also required.
The deadline for nominations for ICTP Prize is September 30, 2022. All nominations must be submitted via ICTP’s online application system.
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