The conference and the ISNSCE society will award three prizes: “DNA 26 Best Student Paper Award”, “ISNSCE Best Student Presentation Award”, and “Best Student/Postdoc Poster Award”. Recipients of the prize will be notified at the time of the conference banquet.

Eligibility for best student paper award : This is for a Track A paper whose lead author(s) is a student at the time of submission. To be fully considered for this award, student authors will be asked to submit a letter of nomination from a senior author or advisor indicating which author(s) should be considered for the award, and what their specific contributions to the work were.

Eligibility for best student presentation award : This is for a Track A or Track B talk whose presenter is a student and a lead author on the paper at the time of submission.

Eligibility for best student/postdoc poster award : This is for a poster whose lead author(s) is a student or postdoc at the time of submission.

Key dates

Submission opens

1 March 2020

Full paper (track A) and abstract (track B) submission

20 April 2020

Poster (track C) submission                                                

17 June 2020

Early registration deadline

05 July 2020

Registration deadline

28 August 2020


Sponsored by the International Society for Nanoscale Science, Computation and Engineering