CDRI AWARDS for Excellence in Drug Research

CDRI AWARDS for Excellence in Drug Research

About the Awards

Preamble:

CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow has instituted CDRI Awards in the year 2004 to recognize scientific excellence in the country in the area of Drug Research and Development.

Nature:

* These awards are given annually to the Indian Nationals of below 45 years who have carried out outstanding research work in the area having direct bearing on Drug Research and Development.

* There are two separate individual awards each for the area of Chemical Sciences and Life Sciences.

* Each award carries a Cash prize of Rs. 20,000/- and a Citation.

* The awardees are expected to deliver an Award Oration on the cited work on the day of Award Felicitation Ceremony, usually held as a part of CSIR Foundation Day Celebrations at CSIR-CDRI.

* TA/DA for to-and-fro journey by the awardees for participation in the Award Felicitation ceremony will be taken care by the CSIR-CDRI as per the prevailing Travelling Allowance Rules of Government of India.

Purpose:

* Promoting excellence and recognising outstanding contributions to the Drug Research made by the scientists for their work done in India.

Eligibility:

* Scientists / researchers who are engaged in basic and applied research in the area having direct bearing on drug research and development and have made outstanding contributions with potential for application / product and technology development.

* Age should be below 45 years, as reckoned on 17 February of the year of award.

* Must be a citizen of India

* The research work for which nomination / application is made must have been carried out in India.

Nomination / application:

* Head of the Institutions / Organizations / Universities / Industries, Bhatnagar Awardees, Fellows of National Science Academies can nominate the most deserving scientists / researchers who are engaged in basic and applied research in the area having direct bearing on drug research and development and have made outstanding contributions with potential for application / product and technology development.

* Eligible Candidates can also directly submit the application.

* Word file of proforma for Nomination/application can be downloaded from http://www.cdri.res.in/CDRI%20Awards%20Proforma.docx

* Information regarding Nomination / application should be sent as per the prescribed proforma (a softcopy in PDF format and a Hard copy).

* Complete information as per enclosed proforma along with requisite enclosures must reach the address given in the proforma by 10 January 2017.

Selection Procedure:

The committee comprising of eminent scientists scrutinize the nominations / applications and select the CDRI Awardees

Complete information along with the requisite enclosures must reach the following address by 10 January 2017 for consideration

For more details & Eligibility, Terms and Conditions please refer the Website : CDRI AWARDS for Excellence in Drug Research

CDRI AWARDS for Excellence in Drug Research