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Franklin Institute Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science - 2016 Competition

Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the search for extrasolar planets. Nominations should recognize fundamental contributions that played an important role in the ultimately successful search. Such contributions may include goal-oriented analysis of the search options, the design of telescopes and spectrographs, data analysis, and integrative scientific leadership. Nominations should clearly indicate the scientific impact of the nominee’s work, whether conceptual, technical, or integrative.

The Nomination Process

This is an international competition for individuals whose work has had a significant impact on the development and applications of additive manufacturing.

A full nomination package will be submitted in English and must include:

Submission:

Frederic M.N. Bertley, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
c/o Beth Scheraga
Director of Awards Program
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1194 

Deadline

Notice of intent to nominate is encouraged by April 30, 2015

The final nomination submission deadline is May 31, 2015.

Contact

Interested parties are encouraged to consult with Julaine Hall (julaine.hall@uwo.ca) at Research Development & Services regarding this award and the nomination process.

Website: https://www.fi.edu/bower-award-prize-achievement-science-nominations