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With a donation from Infosys Foundation, Bangalore, the Indian Science Congress Association has instituted this award namely, “Infosys Foundation – ISCA Travel Award” from 2004-2005 and to be given annually to five students (upto Class XII) during the Annual Session of the Indian Science Congress Association. The awardee will be paid TA (AC III – tire/Chair Car Train Fare), local hospitality, and a Plaque for attending the Science Congress Session.
Furthermore, five more deserving students will be funded for attending the Science Congress Sessions from the amount accrued from interest of selling of the special volume on “Shaping of lndian Science” published by ISCA on the occasion of the 90th Indian Science Congress. The students will also be given TA (AC III – tier/Chair Car Train fare) and hospitality for attending the Science Congress.
The award will be announced in the circular of the Science Congress Web Site and Everyman’s Science. The selection of the awardee will be made by a committee constituted by the host university on the basis of the write-up on – What developments in Science during the last two years have influenced him/her and why?