The Department of Science and Technology (DST) calls for nominations for the 2017 South African Women in Science Awards (WISA). The awards recognise and reward excellence by women scientists and researchers, and profile them as role models for younger women. The awards will be made to women who are South African citizens or permanent residents.
The African Mathematics Millennium Science Initiative (AMMSI) calls for nominations for the AMMSI-Phillip Griffiths Prize for 2017.
Application Deadline: 31st May 2017.
About the Award: The AMMSI-Phillip Griffiths Prize is awarded to an African mathematician, living in Africa, who has made outstanding contribution to mathematics,
The TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize is one of the most prestigious honours given to scientists from the developing world. In 2017 the prize will be given for outstanding achievements in Geological Sciences. The winner receives USD100,000.
Application Deadline: 15th May 2017
Eligible Countries: Developing countries
About the Award: Lenovo is a US$45 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer,
The Anzisha Prize seeks to award young entrepreneurs who have developed and implemented innovative solutions to social challenges or started successful businesses within their communities.
Application Deadline: 1st April 2017
About the Award: 12 finalists from across Africa will win an all-expenses paid trip to South Africa to be a part of a week-long entrepreneurship workshop and conference at the African Leadership Academy campus on the outskirts of Johannesburg.
Do you know a brave child who has done something remarkable for children’s rights? You are no able to nominate them for the International Children’s Peace Prize 2017!
Application Deadline: 17th March, 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Commonwealth countries
About the Award: The International Children’s Peace Prize is awarded annually to an exceptional child,
The Commission for Developing Countries (CDC), a commission of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), wishes to tap the expertise of Diaspora mathematicians, in a more formal manner, in order to provide additional staff and support to mathematics departments.
Application Deadline: 31st January 2017.
About the Award: Every year,
The organisation is proud to launch the call for applications and nominations for the 2016 ONE Africa Award. The ONE Africa Award aims to recognize, reward, and advance the exceptional work of organizations, founded by Africans and based in Africa, dedicated to helping Africa achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Application Deadline: 21:59 GMT/UTC Friday,