ANNOUNCEMENT OF ISCAR AWARDS
Fellow of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research
The Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research (ISCAR), Canning Town, West Bengal invites applications for Fellow of the Society for the year 2018 and 2019. ISCAR Fellow is bestowed on distinguished members of the Society for their outstanding contributions and dynamic leadership in Research & Planning for augmenting agricultural production in the coastal areas. The award comprises of a certificate, a citation and a memento. The nominated scientist should be a life member of the society for at least five consecutive years. Nominations must be proposed and seconded by a member of the society. The nomination duly filled in should be sent to the Secretary by 15th January 2021. The nominations will be scrutinized by a selection committee headed by the President of the Society and the award will be conferred during the International Symposium on Coastal Agriculture (ISCA Webinar): Transforming Coastal Zone for Sustainable Food and Income Security, to be held during March 16 - 19, 2021 in a virtual mode.
ISCAR Best Presentation Award for Early Career Researchers
The Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research (ISCAR), Canning Town, West Bengal announces the invitation of applications for ISCAR best paper presentation award for early career researchers (below 40 years of age) to be awarded by the society during the International Symposium on Coastal Agriculture (ISCA Webinar): Transforming Coastal Zone for Sustainable Food and Income Security, to be held during March 16 - 19, 2021 in virtual mode. Interested candidates should submit a brief resume with date of birth (with certificate for proof) and willingness to compete for the award along with the full-length research paper. The research paper must be prepared using the full paper template following the author guidelines (https://www.iscar.org.in/publications). The researcher intending for the award must be first author of the paper and it should be based on original research work and not submitted anywhere else for publication. Based on the quality of the paper and relevance to the Society’s mandate, the selected researchers, recommended by the evaluation committee as constituted by the Society, will be invited for presentation during the symposium. Best paper presentation award will be conferred to the candidate from among those invited and presented their research papers during the symposium. The last date for receiving the applications along with full paper is 20th February, 2021.