Council of Scientific & Industrial Research
CSIR invites nominations for the CSIR Young Scientist Awards
for the year 2015
The Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)
invites nominations for the CSIR Young Scientist (YS) Awards for the year 2015.
The awards are to be given for research contributions made primarily in India.
The nominee should be a regular scientific staff of CSIR system holding a post
of Junior/Trainee Scientist or above (Previously Scientist ‘B’ or above in Group
IV) and should have joined the CSIR laboratory on or prior to 26th September
2014. The age of the nominee should not be more than 35 years as on 26th
The YS Awards are given annually in the following
disciplines: (1) Biological Sciences, (2) Chemical Sciences, (3) Earth,
Atmosphere, Ocean and Planetary Sciences, (4) Engineering Sciences, and (5)
Physical Sciences (including instrumentation). The YS Award comprises a
citation, a cash award of Rs 50,000(Rupees fifty thousand only), and a plaque.
Nominations addressed to Scientist Incharge, SSB YSA Unit,
Human Resource Development (HRD) Group, CSIR Complex, Library Avenue, Pusa, New
Delhi 110 012 should be sent as per the prescribed proforma (original + one
copy) latest by 31st January 2015. A CD/DVD/USB flash derive is also required
containing digital photograph (in JPEG format), duly filled proforma and
significant publications (in PDF format) of the nominee.
The details of the YS Award and the prescribed proforma for nomination may be
obtained from above address or may also be downloaded from website: