AAVS would like to call for nominations for the Kei-ichiro Maeda Memorial Ise Award 2020.

The award program was established to recognize excellent scientific achievements in the field. Deadline of nomination is 15th March 2020.

Nomination Requirements

  1. Nomination must be researchers or students (≤ 40 years old) with excellent research potential from AAVS active member institutions.
  2. Candidates for the award must be nominated by his/ her own institution and endorsed by 2 other AAVS regular member institutions.
  3. The Head of the candidate’s institution should submit a nominating letter together with the application form stating the name, position/ affiliation, title of the research and a brief biography with less than 10 pertinent publication(s) of the candidate. The nominating letter and the 2 endorsement letters should be submitted to the AAVS Secretary (Japan) prior to 31st March 2020.
  4. The selected winners must present his/ her work at the annual AAVS Meeting which will be held on 28th July, 2020 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Travel/accommodation will not be covered by the award.

Selection Procedure

Nominations will be reviewed by the Award Selection Committee which comprises of the AAVS President, 2 AAVS Executive Committee Members nominated by the President and the Secretary of AAVS (Japan).

Up to 2 winners will be selected for the award. Winners will receive a certificate and a monetary reward of JPY 50,000.

Result will be announced on 30th April 2020.

Should you have any enquiries, please contact the AAVS office.