The Scientific Research Council through the Young Scientist/Technologist Award wishes to recognize young scientists/technologists for the excellence of their work and potential contribution to Jamaica’s development. The 2022 award will be presented at the National Inventions Awards and Science Medal luncheon scheduled for November 17, 2022, at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. Submissions should reflect the theme of the conference or its sub-themes as outlined below:

Conference theme:

Harnessing the Power of Research and Innovation to Drive Economic Resilience

Relevant Sub-Themes:
Nominations of suitably qualified persons must be submitted no later than Friday September 30, 2022.
Selection Criteria
The winner will be selected based on the following criteria:
Previous Winners

Dr. Shadae Foster

Dr. Foster's research interest involved assessing the potential of natural products for development as a treatment for diabetes (high blood glucose) and hypertension (high blood pressure).