Nominee must have achieved outstanding results within at least 20 years of scientific activity in the field of synchrotron radiation (methods, techniques and applications), preferentially within the Italian community. Nomination are invited across all disciplinary areas. The winner will be awarded by a € 400,00 prize and will be invited to deliver a talk presenting a brief summary of the main scientific results of her/his own carreer. Nominations, including CV and 2 recommendation letters by SILS members, have to be sent before June 30th, 2019 to the SILS president This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No self-nominations will be accepted.