RAMMAL AWARD 2012 - Call OPEN
The Rammal Award, created in memory of the great Lebanese physicist Rammal Rammal (1951-1991), is awarded each year to an outstanding personality or organisation of strong scientific stature who, through their life and through activities pursued in a Mediterranean country (whether in fundamental or applied research, teaching, or the integration of knowledge), has elevated the level of scientific exchanges or the perception of science in the region. Scientists and organisations of all disciplines may suggest names of nominees.
The winner of the Rammal Award will receive:
- A grant to attend ESOF2014 which will cover entrance fee, travel and accommodation expenses
- A medal which will be awarded at ESOF2014 in Copenhagen
- Invitation to a VIP reception to pay tribute to the awardee at ESOF2014
Active scientists from any disciplinary background, including exact sciences, social sciences and humanities, are eligible. Organisations supporting similar objectives are also eligible. Recommendations for possible candidates together with contact information should be sent via e-mail to email@example.com
The call closed April 1st 2013
Application procedure and documentation
If you wish to recommend a scientist:
provide us with a recommendation letter (max 2 pages) and if possible a CV (max 2 pages) of the recommended scientist.
If you wish to recommend an organisation:
provide us with a recommendation letter (max 2 pages) and a description (max 2 pages) of the history of the Institution and of all scientific activities which have contributed significantly to the Mediterranean area.
Please note that each nomination should also contain a completed form (available for download on the Euroscience website) which should be included to the nomination as cover page.
All documents should then be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 1st 2013
To see the Rammal Award winners from previous years please click here.