Indian National Science Academy (INSA), Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110 002, has invited applications for INSA Teachers Award to recognize and value excellence, consistency and high level of teaching in Indian Colleges, Universities and Institutions.
The award aims to recognize and honour teachers who have provided guidance, inspiration and mentored students to take up careers in Science and Technology. All disciplines of Science and Technology including Medical & Engineering Sciences come under the purview of this award. The maximum number of awards is 12. The awardees shall receive a scroll, a cash award of Rs. 50,000/- and a one-time book grant of Rs. 20,000/-.
A teacher may be nominated by Fellows of INSA, IASc, NASI, Principal of a College, Vice-Chancellor of a University, Director of an Institution, a colleague or by a former student who is associated with an academic/R&D institution.
Any teacher below the age of 55 years, as on December 31, 2018, shall be eligible for being nominated.
The nominees should be teaching or should have taught in India and should have at least 20 years of teaching experience at undergraduate and/or at postgraduate level in any recognized College/University/Institution.
The nominators may forward only one nomination in a year.
The nomination shall be made in the prescribed format (Annexure-I) available at www.insaindia.res.in.
A soft copy in MS-Word/ pdf only along with all supporting documents, must reach the academy latest by May 15, 2019 through e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
For details visit www.insaindia.res.in.