wholesale jerseys and real Jerseys Wholesale

The Prosper.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award in Sustainable Development

2013-05-03 21:31:49

The Prosper.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award in Sustainable Development is given annually to young scientists or researchers, based in the Asia-Pacific region (excluding USA and Canada), who have made significant contributions in the area of Sustainable Development.


For 2013, awards will be given in each of three areas:

(1) Water

  • Water Supply and Sanitation
  • Flood Modeling and Management
  • Climate Change and Water Resources
  • Integrated Water Resource Management
  • Ground Water Development and Management

(2) Transport

  • Green Transport
  • Sustainable Urban Mobility
  • Sustainable Transport Policy
  • Sustainable Transportation Systems
  • Environmental, Social & Economic impacts of Transports, Transportation and Logistic Systems

(3) ICT for Sustainable Development

  • Poverty Reduction
  • Agriculture and Food Security
  • Increasing Accessibility to Healthcare
  • Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
  • Environment, Water, and Natural Resources



Eligibility and Application Process

The award is open to those engaged in graduate education and research activities that emphasize sustainable development in any of the above three areas. Candidates are expected to be employed at institutions of higher education in the Asia-Pacific region (excluding USA and Canada), and should have completed their PhD. degree between 1 June 2008 and 1 June 2013.

Candidates may be put forth by nomination or direct application. Nominations and applications must be supported by two letters of recommendation. Please observe that researchers working at, or affilated with UNU-IAS and UNU-IIST are not eligible to apply.


Evaluation Process

All qualified applications will be evaluated by an international panel of three recognized experts in Sustainable Development in each of the three areas.


Evaluation Criteria

  • Number of citations and h-index
  • Number and quality of publications
  • Documented External Impact





Nominations and applications are open starting 1 April 2013 and will close at midnight GMT on 30 June 2013. Late submissions and incomplete applications will not be accepted.


 For details, visit  http://asia.elsevier.com/elsevierdnn/tabid/2153/Default.aspx

Editors Notes:    0

The opinions expressed and information shared are those of the writer's and commentators; do not necessarily reflect that of Scientific Bangladesh.Scientific Bangladesh accepts no responsibility, legal or otherwise, for the accuracy or content of writers' and commentators' opinion and information.

Rate it :12345
Tell a Friend
Loading... Please wait...