New dates: 9th to 11th March 2021

Dear Colleagues,

We would like to kindly remind you that C’Nano has launched a new call for applications for national PhD Thesis Prizes, rewarding every year the best doctoral research works in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology realized in a French University or “Grande Ecole”. These Prizes will be awarded to laureates based on the originality and the excellence of their doctoral research work. This call is open to candidates who have defended their PhD Thesis between August 31st, 2019 and September 1st, 2020, during the Thesis Prize Ceremony organized as part of the C’Nano 2020 congress: The Nanoscience Meeting, which will be held from 9th to 11th March 2021 at the Palais des Congrès Pierre Baudis in Toulouse.


6 Prizes will be awarded in 3 different categories:

  • Prize « Fundamental Research »;
  • Prize « Interdisciplinary Research » for a research work on a subject at the interface between different scientific disciplines;
  • Prize « Applied Research » for a research work that gave rise to at least one patent submission or to technology transfer project;

Applications have to be sent to on Friday September 14th, 2020 at the latest.
More information on the selection process on the congress website.
The application file can be downloaded here.