As a regular program of the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences, to
recognize talent of both young and senior scientists of the country,
the Academy Gold Medal Award Ceremony 2008 was held at the
Shahid Zia Auditorium of the Bangladesh National Museum
at 11.00 am, 31 July 2008. Professor Dr. Iajuddin Ahmed,
Honâ€™ble President of the Peopleâ€™s Republic of Bangladesh gave away
the Gold Medals to the awardees as the Chief Guest.
This year 4 senior scientists, 3 junior scientists and 4 young
scientists were awarded Gold Medals. In addition, two scientists
were awarded BAS-Sultan Ahmed Choudhury Foundation
Gold Medal and BAS-Dr. M. O. Ghani Memorial Foundation Gold Medal.