asean us science prize for women updated

Application deadline: 11 April 2016, 11:59pm (GMT+7) (Extended)

The second annual ASEAN-U.S. Science Prize for Women, awarded by USAID and the U.S. Mission to ASEAN, in partnership with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and UL is now officially open. The Prize seeks to recognize ASEAN-based, early to mid-career woman scientists less than 40 year of age whose research focuses onsustainable energy. Up to ten finalists will be identified and promoted, and one winner will receive $25,000 as well as separate provisions to attend an award ceremony at an ASEAN ministerial meeting in October 2016.

Applicants should demonstrate excellence and creativity in scientific research, relevance to ASEAN

DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Are you a scientist in an ASEAN country interested in applying your skills beyond the lab or the classroom? Have you wondered how your work could have a bigger impact on people’s lives?

There is only one week left to apply for the ASEAN-U.S. Science and Technology Fellowship for a unique professional opportunity to join a team of science leaders exploring ways to address key areas of concern to Asia's citizens through science and policy. This Fellowship, supported by the U.S. government in cooperation with ASEAN, provides the opportunities, training and tools for early career scientists from ASEAN Member States to be more engaged in policies that drive national priorities and affect the lives of citizens in ASEAN. The 2016-17 Fellowship will be focused on the following priority areas:

  • sustainable energy
  • climate change and climate variability
  • science, technology, and innovation policy

If you are a scientist in an ASEAN country working in these priority areas and are looking to further your professional development, expand your regional network and try something new, apply today to be a 2016-17 ASEAN-U.S. Science and Technology Fellow!  

Check out this video to hear from scientists who have already participated in this exciting opportunity: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymdxx4tcBB0

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: Sunday, February 28, 2016

Click here to find more details about the Fellowship and submitting an application

 

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Application deadline: 1 April 2016, 11:59pm (GMT+7) 11 April 2016, 11:59pm (GMT+7) (Extended)

The second annual ASEAN-U.S. Science Prize for Women, awarded by USAID and the U.S. Mission to ASEAN, in partnership with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and UL is now officially open. The Prize seeks to recognize ASEAN-based, early to mid-career woman scientists less than 40 year of age whose research focuses on sustainable energy. Up to ten finalists will be identified and promoted, and one winner will receive $25,000 as well as separate provisions to attend an award ceremony at an ASEAN ministerial meeting in October 2016.

Applicants should demonstrate excellence and creativity in scientific research, relevance to ASEAN’s regional goals, and a track record of mentoring, collaborating with and supporting students and young women in science. You can find more information here.

Click here to apply!

The 7th Meeting of ASEAN-Russia Working Group on Science and Technology was held in Moscow from 23-24 September 2015.

SCMG37The 37th Meeting of the ASEAN Sub-Committee on Meteorology and Geophysics (SCMG) was held on 25-27 August 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  Notable topics discussed include the draft SCMG Strategic plan 2016-2025, status of flagship programmes, and pending activities.