A.K. GOEL GREEN ENERGY PRIZE AND GOLD MEDAL

A.K. GOEL GREEN ENERGY PRIZE AND GOLD MEDAL

This award is to recognize and honour the significant contribution by the graduating students towards green/renewable energy sector. This award carries a cash prize of Rs. 1 Lakh along with a Gold Medal and citation to one deserving student every year. The award will be given based on the following points:

  • Innovative idea in hydro/green/renewable energy sector,
  • Reduction of carbon emission,
  • Possibility of scalability,
  • Possibility of wider deployment in industry,
  • Encouraging sustainable energy development in the long run.

ELIGIBILITY

  • All graduating students of UG/PG (including Ph.D.) programmes.

SELECTION PROCESS

The following procedure will be adopted to select the deserving student for this award:

  • SCSP office will invite the application from the interested students at individual level. The applicants will be asked to submit a brief description on why they deserve this award indicating their significant contributions towards green/renewable energy sector during their stay at IIT Roorkee. The applications must accompany supporting documents for the claims made.
  • A committee will shortlist the applications received based on above-mentioned criteria and conduct interview/presentation of the shortlisted candidates.
  • The final recommendation of the committee will be sent to the Senate for the approval.

MANDATORY DOCUMENTS

To apply for this award, the following documents are mandatory to submit:

  • A brief write-up on why you deserve this award.
  • In case, some work is done in a group, the consent of other group members for the same should be submitted.
  • Supporting documents indicating the title of Project/Thesis, list of publications/patents along with a brief summary of work done duly endorsed by faculty supervisor(s)/ faculty coordinator/Professor-in-Charge.

HARI KRISHNA MITTAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

HARI KRISHNA MITTAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

This award is to recognize and honour the significant contributions by the graduating students towards enhancing the entrepreneurship culture at IIT Roorkee. This award carries a cash prize of Rs. 30,000/- to one deserving student every year. In case two or more students are at par, preference will be given to a female student, if available.

ELIGIBILITY

  • All graduating students of UG/PG (including Ph.D.) programmes.

SELECTION PROCESS

The following procedure will be adopted to select the deserving student for this award:

  • SCSP office will invite the application from the interested students at individual level. The applicants will be asked to submit a brief description on why they deserve this award indicating their significant contributions towards enhancing the entrepreneurship culture at IIT Roorkee. The applications must accompany supporting documents for the claims made.
  • A committee will shortlist the applications received and conduct interview/presentation of the shortlisted candidates.
  • The final recommendation of the committee will be sent to the Senate for the approval.

MANDATORY DOCUMENTS

To apply for this award, the following documents are mandatory to submit:

  • A brief write-up on why you deserve this award.
  • Supporting documents indicating your contribution towards enhancing the entrepreneurship culture at IIT Roorkee duly endorsed by faculty coordinator/Professor-in-Charge/Dean.

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EXCELLENCE IN DOCTORAL RESEARCH AWARDS

EXCELLENCE IN DOCTORAL RESEARCH AWARDS

This award is to recognize and honour the outstanding Ph.D. work by the graduating students. This award caries a cash prize of Rs. 50,000/- along with citation each to maximum five deserving students every year in the following two categories:

(a) Fundamental Research,

(b) Applied Research.

Out of maximum five awards, one award will be given as DR. SUSHIL SHARMA EXCELLENCE IN DOCTORAL RESEARCH AWARD, preferably in the area of Physics.

The last date of receiving the applications will be the last date of conducting viva-voce examination before annual convocation, as decided by the office of Dean, Academic Affairs.

ELIGIBILITY

  • All Ph.D. students, who have successfully completed their final viva-voce examination and are receiving their Ph.D. degree in the forthcoming annual convocation.
  • The applicant should get at least two “A” from the examiners of the thesis. Also, the student should not get below “B” in any of the examiners’ reports.
  • The application should be recommended by his/her supervisor(s).

SELECTION PROCESS

  • SCSP office will invite the application from the interested students at individual level.
  • The three separate committees for the following groups of Departments/Centres will be constituted to screen the applications:
  1. All Engineering Departments, Centre of Excellence in Disaster Mitigation & Management and Centre for Transportation Systems;
  2. All Science Departments, Institute Instrumentation Centre and Centre for Nano Technology; and
  3. Department of Architecture and Planning, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences and Department of Management Studies.
  • Screening will be done on the basis of quality and number of papers published in top ranking journals, patents filed/ granted, research grant received in the candidate’s group on the basis of his/her doctoral research, international travel support received for attending conference outside India etc.
  • Shortlisted students will be asked to make a presentation to a common committee, formed from the three committees constituted for screening of the applications. The committee will also assess the overall suitability of the student for the award on the basis of quality and quantity of publications, novelty of the work, contribution and understanding of the student, reports and standing of the examiners, potential of industrial application, etc.
  • The final recommendation of the committee will be sent to the Senate for the approval.

MANDATORY DOCUMENTS

To apply for this award, the following documents are mandatory to submit:

  • List of publications, patents filed/ granted, research grant received on the basis of your doctoral research, international travel support received for attending conference outside India duly endorsed by your supervisor(s).

The last date to apply for this award will be notified separately as per the notification from the office of Dean (Academic Affairs) regarding the last day of conducting the final viva-voce exam.