The Società Geologica Italiana is proud to announce that has been published the first edition of the “Biennial Prize “Quintino Sella for the History of Geosciences” in honor of Nicoletta Morello and Bruno Accordi – Competition notice 2020 for the two-year period 2019 – 2020.
The Prize, sponsored by the Banca Sella, consists of € 2.000. The winner will receive the membership to the Società Geologica Italiana for the year following the prize assignment, or the renewal if already a member. The Prize is conferred to the author of the best scientific paper in the field of the History of Geosciences, published on national or international reviews in the two years before the call. The Prize is indivisible.
The Competition is open to all those who, on the deadline for the submission of applications, meet the following requirements:
- under the age of 35;
- are not tenured university professors.
The application form must be submitted by self-certification, in which the general details must be reported, as well as the candidate’s personal and residence data according to the format available on the Società Geologica Italiana website, and must reach the Secretary of the Società Geologica Italiana by April 30th, 2020 accompanied by the following documentation on free paper:
- the pdf file of the scientific paper presented for the competition (already awarded papers are not admitted);
- the „curriculum vitae“;
- the list of any other publications of the candidate.
The documentation should be sent in pdf format to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The announcement of the winner and the awarding of the prize will take place on the occasion of the General Assembly of Members to be held in Trieste at the headquarters of the 90th National Geological Congress of Società Geologica Italiana in September 2021.