National Award for Women’s Development in the field of Science & Technology
Study Subject : Science and Technology
Employer : DST
This award has been instituted to recognize the contributions of individuals / institutions who have worked at the grass root level for women’s development through application of science and technology.
Nature of the Award
This prestigious award is announced every year. It comprises of a memento, a cash prize of Rs.1.00 Lakh for individual Rs. 10.00 Lakhs for institution and a citation.
Eligibility for National Award for Women’s Development in the field of Science & Technology
- The award is open to resident Indian citizens and institutions registered in India only. Employees of Department of Science & Technology are not eligible for this award.
- The individual/ institution should have a minimum of 10 years experience and outstanding contribution in researches, design development, adaptation or application of science and technology at the grass root level for women’s development.
- Individuals/ institutions that have received this award earlier are not eligible for consideration.
Persons eligible to nominate
Nomination for the Award can be made by Vice Chancellor of Universities, Directors of R&D institutions, Heads of science based voluntary organizations, Secretaries of S&T departments Secretaries of State Departments/State Councils for S&T; earlier winners of this award.
National Award for Women’s Development in the field of Science & Technology Application Deadline : 31 December 2010