NAST announced application for different science and technology prizes and awards


2017-04-23 - 2017-06-23

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Application for Award

National Awards



Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST)- apex body of Science and Technology sector under the Government of Nepal has announced application for different science and technology prizes and awards.

  • The Science and Technology Academy Award: Science and Technology Award is the highest science and technology award established by NAST in 1986. It is conferred every to years on Nepali researchers who have made remarkable contribution in the field of science and technology.
  • The Science and Technology Youth Award (Young Scientist Award): This Award is conferred annually up to five young scientists of the country below forty years of age, as a recognition of their endeavor and dedication in their field of expertise.
  • Mohan Dhwoj Basnet Technology Academy Award: This Award is conferred to the deserving scientists in the respective fields every two years. Recognition of Talents and Commendation to the senior scientists and technologists.
  • The Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS): This Award is given annually to two scientists who have made remarkable contribution in the selected disciplines of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics.
  • Bhuwaneshwor Technology Award: This Award is conferred to the deserving scientists in the respective fields every two years. Recognition of Talents and Commendation to the senior scientists and technologists.
  • NAST Science & Technology Promotion Award: This Award is given annually up to two persons or institutions of the country for promotion of S&T, and for creating public awareness on the importance of science and technology.
  • Jit Bahadur Nakarmi Metal Award: This Award is conferred to the deserving scientists in the respective fields every two years. Recognition of Talents and Commendation to the senior scientists and technologists.



Application Deadline:

  • For TWAS : 2074 Jestha 14
  • For other all : 2074 Ashad 09

For more information please contact

Nepal Academy of Science & Technology (NAST)

GPO Box: 3323, Khumaltar, Lalitpur Nepal

Tel: 5547717, 5547720, Fax: +977-1-5547713

E-mail: info@nast.org.np, Visit us: www.nast.org.np