Janaki Ammal- National Women Bioscientist Award

The Department recognizes the contribution of senior and young women scientists in the country who are working in biology and biotechnology areas. The National Women Bioscientist Award is conferred under two categories-Senior and Young.

The senior category award recognizes life time contributions of scientists who have made significant contributions in their research fields. The Award for Senior category carries a cash prize of Rs 5.00 lakh along with citation and a gold medal. The young category award is given to women scientists below 45 years of age who have contributed significantly towards unraveling challenges in various areas of biosciences & biotechnology. The Award carries a cash prize of Rs 1.00 lakh; a citation; Gold Medal and a Research Grant of Rs 5.00 lakhs/ per annum for a period of 5 years.

Concerned Officer for more information

Programme Head Dr. Meenakshi Munshi, Scientist G
Email meenakshi29[dot]dbt[at]nic[dot]in
Phone No. 011-24361035
Program Officer Dr. Kakali Dey Dasgupta, Scientist E
Email kakali[dot]dey[at]nic[dot]in
Phone No. 011-24362338
scheme
S. No.TitleDetails
1Advertisement Women Bioscientists Awards: 2017 & 2018View (53.87 KB) pdf
2Awardees for the year 2017 & 2018View (177.23 KB) pdf
3Awardees list from 1999-2016View (190.92 KB) pdf
4Janaki Ammal-National Women Bioscientist Award 2019.View (765.67 KB) pdf