Masila-Vijaya Awards 2021

The Academy of Sciences Chennai invites nominations for the following awards.

ASC-Masila-Vijaya Award for Scientific Research Publication: (Download Application)

Rs. 50,000/- to any scientist/team for the publication of meritorious research paper with large citations in reputed journals of the highest impact factor (such as Science, Nature, Physical Review Letters, ….) in the preceding five years (Jan 2017-Sep 2021). It can be in any discipline of physical, chemical or biological sciences but the awardee must have done the work in anyone of educational / research institutions of Tamil Nadu.

ASC-Masila-Vijaya Award for Patented Innovative Research: (Download Application)

Rs. 25,000 to any scientist/team for the most application-oriented patent obtained in the preceding five years (Jan 2017-Sep 2021). The awardee must have lived and worked in any part of Tamil Nadu.

ASC-Masila-Vijaya Award for Popularization of Science: (Download Application) 

Rs. 25,000 to any scientist/team or person for the most effective service rendered for popularization of Science in the preceding
five years (Jan 2017-Sep 2021). (preferably in Tamil but not necessarily).  The awardee must have lived and worked in any part of Tamil Nadu.

In all the cases, the selection of the awardees will be made by a competent committee constituted by the Academy. Each ASC-Masila-Vijaya Award consists of cash, a laser inscribed plaque, and a certificate.

ALL nominations   should be done through the applications which are downloadable from our website. The nominations should reach us by  email  to: asc.mvawards@gmail.com and  one copy by post . The nominations (hard copy) should be sent to : The Secretary, The Academy of Sciences Chennai, Department of Nuclear Physics, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025.

The envelope should be superscribed as, “ASC-MV Awards – 2021”  and the last date  for the receipt of nomination is 30th November 2021.

All correspondence in this regard should be addressed to: The Secretary, Academy of Sciences, Chennai. Email: asc.mvawards@gmail.com