The Foundation for Research Support of Rio Grande do Sul (Fapergs), linked to the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Technological Development (SCIT), announced on Wednesday (1) the standouts of the gaucho scientific research.
Main distinction focused on science and technology of the State, the Gaucho Researcher Award has graced 14 researchers responsible for studies in five fields of knowledge, industry and technological innovation. The award demonstrates the important role of research in improving the lives of society. 
In the category Researcher in Company, the GMAP | UNISINOS researcher, Dr. Daniel Pacheco Lacerda, won the prize which was competed by many researchers from all over the Rio Grande do Sul.
This is one more Award that GMAP | UNISINOS received in 2014, showing the relevance of the Group researches and the ability of its researchers.
To read more informations about the Gaucho Researcher Award, visit: www.fapergs.rs.gov.br