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With a donation from family members of late Prof. R. C. Mehrotra, the past General President of ISCA, the Association has instituted this award on 2006 to be given annually to an eminent scientist for his/her outstanding contribution for evelopment of Science and Technology.
The Award carries a cash amount of Rs. 50,000/- along with a Plaque. The awardee is entitled to TA/DA ( Air Fare-economy class-within the country) as per ISCA rules for attending the session of the Science Congress in which he/she will receive the award.
The award is presented to the recipient during the inaugural function of the Annual Session of The Indian Science Congress Association.
*As per Resolution of the meeting of the Executive Committee on 13.05.16 any life member of not less than Two years of standing or continuous Annual Member of not less than Two years of standing and also with Twenty years of teaching and research experience in University/College or as a scientist in Government recognised Laboratory can be nominated by a Council member. It is also recommended that the heads of the organization which are providing funds to ISCA in any form can not be nominated by a Council member for consideration of any award.