For Outstanding Malaysian Scientists / Researchers
Prizes 2 Awards of RM30,000 each
Total RM60,000

Two (2) awards of RM30,000 each to deserving Malaysian scientists/researchers in recognition of his/her outstanding achievements/discoveries/contributions in Science and Technology.

General Criteria
  • Has made a major scientific discovery or discoveries which contributed to the enhancement of scientific knowledge.
  • Has successfully solved a major technology problem with an economically viable solution.
  • Has made an original, revolutionary and important invention.
  • Malaysian citizen who resides in Malaysia.
  • Individual or Group effort.
  • Must be submitted by an authorized representative of scientific or professional institution or university in Malaysia of which the nominee is a member.
  • Tax exempted in the hands of the winner.