The last date of submission of Applications for ICFRE Awards for ‘Excellence in Forestry’ has been extended up to 15-10-2018.
Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE), an autonomous Body of Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Govt. of India; P.O New Forest, Dehra Dun-248006, ICFRE Awards for Excellence in Forestry-2018, for pioneering and exemplary work in the field of forestry.
The Awards are given for original and outstanding work/research contribution. A total of 12 awards will be given under the scheme. The categories are (a) ICFRE Personnel (5 awards) (b) Non-ICFRE Individuals, Institutions and Organizations (6) (c) ICFRE Lifetime Achievement Award in Forestry (1).
Awards for ICFRE personnel serving in ICFRE (HQ) and its Institutes/ Centres
Under each category, there shall be one award of Rs. 25,000/- along with a citation and a plaque.
Awards for Non-ICFRE Individuals, Institutions and Organizations
Each award carries a cash prize of Rs. 25,000/- along with the citation and a trophy/plaque
ICFRE Lifetime Achievement Award in Forestry
There shall be one award under this category of Rs. 50,000/- along with citation and a trophy/plaque. The award will be given to a professional working for the cause of Forestry Research, Management, Education and/or Extension, for ICFRE and Non ICFRE individuals, for exceptionally distinguished work done.
Only Indian citizens shall be eligible for the awards. In case of outstanding research work performed jointly and adjudged fit for an award, the amount of award would be equally shared among the awardees with individual plaque, limiting to maximum of three. In case of non-ICFRE Institutions/ individuals, selection will be made on the basis of the certified information provided in the application in the format so devised. An institution, team of scientists or individuals or any other recipient once awarded for their work shall not be eligible again for next five years.
Details related to the Applications/Nominations are available at www.icfre.org