NASI invites nominations for the NASI-Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Awards for APPLICATION ORIENTED INNOVATIONS for the year 2020.
The nominee should be an Indian citizen / Overseas Citizen of India working in India and below the age of 50 years as on April 15, 2020.
Areas for the Awards
Physical Sciences, including – Chemistry, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Electronics, Nanotechnology, Information & Computer Sciences, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences; Biological Sciences, including – Agriculture, Animal and Plant Sciences, Environment, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioprocess Engineering, Bioinformatics, all branches of medical sciences and Nanotechnology.
Number and Value of Awards
Three in Physical Sciences and three in Biological Sciences each year. Each award carries a Plaque and Rs. 3 lakhs in cash.
Nominators and Last Date
All Science Secretaries, Secretary HRD, Director Generals – CSIR, ICMR & ICAR; Directors of IITs, IIITs, National Laboratories/Institutes, Industries with well recognized R&D units including private research institutions; Vice-Chancellors of all Universities – Central & State; Directors of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, AIIMS, New Delhi, PGI’s of Medical Research, Chairman, UGC; Presidents of all Science and Engineering Academies (Engineering, Medical, Agriculture); All Fellows of the NASI.
The nomination shall be made in the prescribed format. Twenty (20) copies of the nomination form along with only one soft copy (in CD), complete in all respect with the supporting documents, must reach the Academy latest by April 15, 2020. A candidate may only be nominated once.
Details and Nomination form for the award are available in the notification below.
However, a nomination will remain valid for consideration for 3 years or the age eligibility which ever expires earlier.
Selection of the Awardees
As per Regulations of NASI
Presentation of the Awards
The presentation of the Awards will be made at the time of 90th Annual Session of NASI, to be held in December 2020.
Click here for the official notification.