award for a distinguished Indian academician or researcher
for his or her achievements in mentoring or research
in the past one year.
The award would honor academicians who have played
a significant role either as a mentor or as a researcher
in the semiconductor field. The award would take into
account his or her contributions in this particular
The nominee must be a resident Indian and there is no
age bar. The award is to recognize research contributions
made in a particular academic year.
and selection process:
A candidate can apply directly for this award (use the
application form) or (s)he can be nominated
for this award by an IESA member, by an academician,
or by past winners (use the nomination form)
Application forms to be submitted
by those who would like to be considered for the
All nominations will be through
member organizations or through the previous awardees.
All nominations are expected to be in accordance
with the guidelines in place (available through
Secretariat and the website www.isaonline.org),
in the format prescribed.
All nominating organizations
or persons must ensure the availability of ALL
the needed data, as specified.
There is no limitation with
regard to the number of times a person may be
It is the applicant’s
responsibility to adhere to the process to constantly
enhance the prestige of the awards, and they are
requested to take the ownership in ensuring proper
submission of the application for it to be considered
for the award.
IESA Technovation Team and Secretariat will review the nominations,
and arrive at the shortlist based on the criterion
that has been put in place by the Technovation
Team for that year’s awards.
The short listed candidates’ data shall be forwarded
to the AC for final selection.
The AC will use the metrics
defined earlier in the objective assessment guideline
to determine the final winners with the administration
help from IESA Secretariat, which WILL BE FINAL.
Official records of the entire selection process shall
be maintained at least for a year (till the next awards
cycle is completed).