Laboratorio NEST of Scuola Normale Superiore is proud to present at NanoInnovation 2018 the NEST Prize for research in nanoscience, edition 2017. Sponsorized by Rivoira, a company of PRAXAIR Group, the purpose of the NEST Prize is to promote and recognize the activity of young scientists (less than 35 years old) working in Italy on nanoscience field, represented by a submitted scientific publication in the last two years on a peer review international journal.

The prize is awarded by an evaluating committee composed by Directors and/or Coordinators of Laboratorio NEST of Scuola Normale Superiore (SNS), Istituto Nanoscienze of Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) and Center for Nanotechnology Innovation of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) at the NEST Centre.

The NEST Prize consists of € 5,000 Euros cash prize for the winner, a trophy and reimbursement of the fees, travel and sojourn expenses to attend the conference NanoInnovation 2018. The winner wil also receive the opportunity to present his/her research activity at the conference.

During the ceremony, the edition 2018 of the NEST Prize will be finally presented.