In order to be considered for the Prize, regardless of the category, applicants should submit the following:

  1. A completed application form (mandatory fields must be filled out to be eligible for the Prize).
  2. A Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. A letter of recommendation submitted by an academic or professional contact.
  4. A letter of support submitted by a female mentee or other women who have been impacted by the applicant.

Documents 1 and 2 are to be submitted online at the application form can be downloaded from that website. There is no preferred form for the CV. Documents 3 and 4 are to be emailed directly to by the referees with file name and subject line: Letter of Recommendation for [candidate’s name and country of origin].

All four documents (application form, CV and two letter of recommendations) must be received by the Prize administrators before the application submission deadline for an application to be considered. If you are having trouble with your form or having questions on application submission, please contact

Documents to download:

Registration Form – Mid-Career Scientist 2023 Prize – 2023-02-06

Registration Form – Senior Scientist 2023 Prize – 2023-02-06

Official Prize Rules The 2023 Prize