NAST announced application for different science and technology prizes and awards


2019-09-05 - 2019-10-17

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/nomination 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.
  • 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:

The deadline for the submission of the application for awards is in the end of the month Ashwin 2076(October 17, 2019)

View Fulll Awards Notice 2076.pdf

NAST Award Application Form.doc

NAST Award  Nomination Form.doc

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: [email protected], Visit us: www.nast.org.np