COMSTECH Awards for Excellence in Science & Technology 2017

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH) has decided to recognize outstanding work carried out by scientists who are citizens of, and working in, OIC member states by offering a number of awards in the following areas:

  • COMSTECH Young Researcher Award
    • Under the age of 40 years by Tuesday, October 31, 2017.
  • Best Scientific Book
    • Published by an International Publisher during 2015-2016
  • Patent
    • The award recognizes individuals for their outstanding contributions to their respective field for discovery that has had lasting impact in furthering the theory and/or development of commercial systems
    • Only those patents registered during the past five years would be considered

Each of the above Awards carries a cash prize of US$3000 and a certificate of merit.

  • Best Research Paper
  1. Biology
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. Physics
  • Based on original Research, not an overview
  • Published in Impact Factor International Journal during 2015-2016

The above Award in each discipline carries a cash prize of US$2000 and a certificate of merit.

For enquiries, please contact:

Prof. Dr. M. Qasim Jan

COMSTECH Secretariat 33 Constitution Avenue, G-5/2, Islamabad-44000, Pakistan

Tel:       +92 (0) 51 9220681-3 (3 lines)

Fax:      +92 (0) 51 9205264 / 9220265



Application forms can be downloaded from website (here). Softcopies of the related documents must reach COMSTECH Secretariat not later than the closing date. The last date of receipt of the applications is Tuesday, October 31, 2017

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