The Caribbean Youth Science Forum (CYSF) is a regional event that brings
together over two hundred (200) Sixth Form Science students from the
Caribbean for a full week of educational, social and cultural activities.
CYSF aims to inspire and encourage students to pursue advanced studies and
careers in STI. Register to participate today, deadline for
registration is Friday May
The National Institute of Higher
Education, Research, Science and Technology (NIHERST) is conducting a
household survey on environmental awareness and practices during the period
April/May, 2013. This study is the second of its kind to be conducted by
NIHERST as a similar study was undertaken in 2008.
The National Institute of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology
(NIHERST), Trinidad and Tobago, the Organization of American States (OAS) and CSIR-National Institute of Science Technology & Development Studies (NISTADS),
India, invites you to participate in their first joint conference entitled International
Conference on Science and Technology for Economic
The NIHERST Awards for Excellence in Science and Technology seek to
recognise and reward nationals for outstanding achievements in science and
technology, to provide positive role models for our youth to emulate, and to
record our scientific heritage. In 2013, NIHERST, together with the Ministry
of Science and Technology and the Caribbean Academy of Sciences (CAS), will
be presenting these awards in: Engineering, Natural Science, Medical
Science, Applied Science and Technology, and Technological Innovation in
Arts and Culture. There are also two awards, Junior Scientist and Junior
Engineer, for persons under the age of 35 years with exceptional abilities
and achievements. Nominations for the awards will be closed on Monday
June 10th 2013.
The Prime Minister’s Awards for Scientific Ingenuity is a
biennial, competitive scheme that was introduced in 2000 to augment and
highlight the intrinsic creativity of the people of Trinidad and Tobago,
specifically in the realm of science and technology. It recognises and
rewards persons from all walks of life who demonstrate outstanding
accomplishments in this arena.