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AL-AZHAR UNIVERSITY, Cairo and Assuit campuses, Egypt
STEM PROGRAM FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH:

  • TEACHERS AND STUDENTS PRIZES IN PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY,
    Physics Department (male and female branches), Astronomy Department, Al-Azhar University, Cairo and Assuit campuses
  • Founder and sponsor: Dr. Sultana N. Nahar
  • Initiated: 2012, Established: 2013

  • L: With Al-Azhar University Astronomy faculty and students at Kottamia observatory 2015, R: Shield of Faculty of Science from the Deans, December 2014

  • AWARDS
    OBJECTIVES
    BOARD OF TRUSTEES
    NEWS
    PRIZE WINNERS

    AWARDS:

  • Partial prize winners from Physis Boys Cairo campus, Astronomy Cairo campus, Physics Assiut campus, April 18, 2015,

    Through a STEM program, the following annual prizes are given (revised in 2014):

  • Annual Faculty Prizes for Teaching and Research, 8 in total
    - 2 prizes in Physics, Male Branch, Cairo
    - 2 prize in Physics, Female Branch, Cairo
    - 2 prize in Astronomy, Cairo
    - 2 prizes in Physics, Assuit campus

  • Annual Student Prizes, 8 in total
    - 2 Ph.D. Students in Physics (one male and one female), Cairo
    - 1 Ph.D. Student in Astronomy, Cairo
    - 1 Ph.D. Students in Physics, Assuit
    - 2 MSc Students in Physics (one male and one female), Cairo
    - 1 Msc student in Astronomy, Cairo
    - 1 Msc student in Physics, Assuit


    OBJECTIVES:

    Establishment of the recogntion in the first known university, through the STEM program, aims

  • enhance the academic excellence through in-class teaching,
  • encouragement of research with students and more intellectual interactive relation between teachers and students.
  • encourage students to higher excellence


    BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

  • L: Proposal acceptance by Dean Prof Mahmoud, (Present: Vice Dean, Prof. Mamdouh, Prof. Kamilia, Prof. Lotfia El Nadi, Prof. El Okr, Faculty of Science), February, 2013, M: Meeting in Physics Department, R: Meeting with Deans, April 2015

    MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

    1. Dean of Science, Al-Azhar University
    2. Physics Chairs, Boys and Girls Branches, Physics Deparment, Cairo Campus, Al Azhar University
    3. Chair, Astronomy and Meteorology Department, Cairo Campus, Al Azhar University
    4. Chair, Physics Department, Assiut Campus, Al Azhar University
    5. Physics Department Committee, Astronomy Department Committee, Cairo campus
    6. Physics Department Committee, Assiut campus
    7. Professor Mohammad El Okr, Physics Department of boys brandh, since 2014
    8. Professor Nasser Morgan, Physics Department of boys brandh, since 2015
    9. Professor Kamilia, Physics Department girls branch, since 2014
    10. Dr. Sultana N. Nahar

  • Professor Lotfia El Nadi, Cairo University, Representative since 2014

  • MOA guidelines to President, November 2016

  • University Fnal Approval: May 11, 2013
  • Revised document April 18, 2015
  • Letter by Dean to initiate the selection for prizes, 2015
  • MOU on prizes, December 2014
  • Revised to include Assuit campus and simplified terms and conditions, December 2014
  • Endowment 1, 2

  • Letter from Astronomy Chair, 2013
  • Letter from Physics Chair, 2013
  • Revised Proposal 2013
  • Initial Proposal: April 12, 2012,

    NEWS:

  • Al-Azhar University, Visit 2012
  • Seminar Notice 2012
  • Nahar giving Books to Al-Azhar University, in 2012 and in 2013
  • Meeting with Chairs of Physics, Astronomy and faculty members of male and female branchs , Al-Azhar University, December 2014
    - submission of revised prize documen to Dean of Faculty of Science
    - "Shield of Alazhar University" and letter from Vice Dean, - picture with the deans, December 2014-

    PRIZE WINNERS:

    2015 PRIZE WINNERS (2014-2015 Academic Year):

  • Dean's notice sent to four departments, Physics-Boyes, Physices-Girls, Astronomy-Cairo, Physics-Assiut to carry our selection for prizes

  • Recipients of Sultana N. Nahar Prizes

  • Distinction in Physics Research - Boys, Cairo: Professor Mohamed El Okr (putting his prize in bag), copy of Certificate

  • Distinction in Physics Teaching -Boys, Cairo: Prof. Nassar Morgan (Physics Chair is picking the prize his behalf) , copy of Certificate

  • Distinction in Astronomy Research - Cairo: Professor Kamel Abdul Latif Gadallah, copy of Certificate

  • Distinction in Astronomy Teaching - Cairo: Prof. Mohammad Mohammad Mostafa (Astronomy Chair, in the middle, is picking the prize his behalf), copy of Certificate

  • Distinction in Physics Research - Assiut: Professor Mahmoud Abu El-Wafa, copy of Certificate

  • Distinction in Physics Teaching - Assiut: Prof. Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed Mostafa, copy of Certificate

    Recipients of Alburuj R. Rahman Prizes

  • Best Physics Ph.D. Thesis, Boys, Cairo: Dr. Gamal Saber, copy of Certificate

  • Best Astronomy Ph.D. Thesis, Cairo: Dr. Abdelrazek Shaltout, copy of Certificate

  • Best Astronomy M.S. Thesis, Cairo: Ahmed Hafiz Mohammad, copy of Certificate

  • Best Physics Ph.D. Thesis, Assiut: Dr. Abdel Haleem Mohammad Ahmed, copy of Certificate

  • Best Physics M.Sc. Thesis, Assuit: Abdul Aziz Mohammed Abdul Aziz (on the right), copy of Certificate


    2014 PRIZE WINNERS (2013-2014 Academic Year):
    - Selection for prizes in 2014 , Note on single selection

    Recipients of Alburuj R. Rahman Prizes

  • Best M.Sc. Student, Assuit: Mohammed Reda Mohammed Ahmed
     - B.sc. Physics, 2007. Faculty of Science- Al Azhar University- Assuit branch