In accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated February 18, 2011 № 407-IV “On Science”, another measure to support scientists from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan was the establishment of the annual award “Best Scientific Worker”. It is aimed at supporting and encouraging scientists, researchers who have made a significant contribution to the development of science and technology.
Applications for participation in the competition were accepted through the information system, which was created specifically for this competition and automatically calculated points on nine criteria. This ensured the transparency and transparency of the competition. The criteria for evaluating scientific achievements were developed together with the scientific and expert community. All contestants could see their scores already at the stage of application submission, which were reviewed by the Republican Contest Commission and checked by expert groups in the sections for compliance of the submitted documents with the approved criteria. The commission and expert groups included leading scientists, independent experts, representatives of state bodies and members of the Council of Young Scientists.
In total, the competition received 307 applications in 7 areas: “Natural Sciences”, “Engineering and Technologies”, “Medicine and Public Health”, “Social Sciences”, “Humanities and Arts”, “Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences” and “Military Sciences and National Security”.
According to the results of the competition, the best indicator in the direction of “Agricultural and veterinary sciences” became the Deputy General Director for Science, Commercialization and Production of JSC “National Holding “QazBioPharm” Aralbek Syrashovich Rsaliev.

On behalf of the staff of the Holding we heartily congratulate Aralbek Syrashovich on this victory! Continue to conquer the highest peaks on the path of science!