The 6th Particle Design (PD) Award Application Guideline

Ι. Who can apply?

Applicant must be a researcher (or a research group) who is regularly employed by a pharmaceutical company, university or research institute, engaging in research activities in any of three areas below.
(1) Pharmaceutical Development
(2) Pharmaceutical Technology
(3) Pharmaceutical Process Engineering

Ⅱ. What can be applied for?

Researcher(s) need to have a research achievement in any of 3 areas above mentioned, which is recognized as a prominent contribution for the pharmaceutical development.
*The research achievement needs to have been published in a peer-reviewed academic journal.
*Please describe the Outline of Achievement in the application form. And submit relevant publications in separate printing (not exceeded 3 publications).

Ⅲ. Selection Process

Based on the NPTE Institute Advisory Committee’s comments, Directors of NPTE Foundation will select the winner(s) unanimously.

Ⅳ. Number of Winners

2 winners/year

Ⅴ. PD Award Prize

1 million JPY/Application

Ⅵ. Award Ceremony & Commemorative Presentation

The PD Award winner(s) shall attend the Award Ceremony at the 17th NPTE Conference organized by the NPTE Institute to be held in July 2018. The winner shall make its Commemorative Presentation at the NPTE Conference or its related Pharmaceutical Technology Conference.

Ⅶ. Application Period

August 1 – November 30, 2019(Japan Standard Time/JST, UTC+9)

Ⅷ. How to apply:

A full application form should be completed and submitted at any time before the deadline by either mail (registered mail recommended) or e-mail to the Secretariat of the NPTE Foundation.

It is acceptable either with or without recommendation Forms. Please use Application Form (A) for applicants with recommendation, and Application Form (B) for without recommendation.
*The application form can be downloaded from the link below.
*Please describe the Outline of Achievement in the application form. And submit relevant publications in separate printing (not exceeded 3 publications).

The Application Forms

Application Form (A)
Application Form (B)

Submission & Contacts

The Secretariat of the New Pharmaceutical Technology and Engineering (NPTE) Foundation
ADD: 6-36-1, Kita-Itami, Itami, Hyogo, 664-0831, Japan
TEL: +81-(0)72-778-7312
E-mail: info@npte-foundation.org
Website: http://www.npte-foundation.org
*Once the secretariat receives application forms, an e-mail will be sent to confirm receipt of documents within several days. When you do not receive this confirmation by e-mail, please contact the Secretariat of the NPTE Foundation.