Sequoia China’s 500 million exclusive donation to the world’s top scientists Association Award


On November 1, the opening ceremony of the fourth world top scientists forum was held in Shanghai. The organizer, the world top scientists Association, announced that it would establish the “world top scientists Association Award” to commend R & D personnel and technological pioneers who have made pioneering contributions to basic scientific research and promoting scientific and technological transformation all over the world.
The award was exclusively donated by Sequoia China with an investment of 500 million yuan. It is the first international science award exclusively supported by a single investment institution in China. At present, the world’s top scientists Association Award has two single awards, namely “Mathematics and Intelligent Science Award” and “medicine and Life Science Award”, which are evaluated once a year, and the annual single award amount is 10 million yuan. This is one of the highest single science and technology awards in the world.