Inviting nominations for Professor N. Appaji Rao Best Mentor Award – 2020
The Indian Institute of Science Alumni Association invites nominations for –
Professor N. Appaji Rao Best Mentor Award – 2020
The purpose of the award, which is bestowed once every three years, is to honor a distinguished scientist in the area of Biological Sciences who has mentored several young persons to achieve positions of eminence and leadership.
- Name of the Award :
Professor N. Appaji Rao Best Mentor Award
- Eligibility :
The awardee should be a distinguished academic or a leader in industrial research related to Biological Sciences ; should have mentored associates, who have achieved leadership positions. The nominee should be below 65 years as on January 1, 2020.
- The award consists of a cash prize of approx. Rs.1,00,000/- and a citation, which will be presented by the Director of IISc in a meeting to be held in August 2021.
- The nomination containing the CV of the nominee; list of publications; list of mentees who have been mentored by the nominee, the type of mentoring and the positions presently held by them and any other relevant information, should be sent by
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
by Post to the following address:
The General Secretary
IISc. Alumni Association
Indian Institute of Science
Nominations can be self or nominated by others including the mentees.
Mentees could also send a letter of support directly to the Alumni association .
Nominations should reach IIScAA by April 30, 2021.