CSIR Young Scientist Awards 2021



The “CSIR Young Scientist Awards” are given to Young Scientists (below 35 years of age) in the CSIR system to promote excellence in various fields of science and technology. The awards are given every year in the following fields:


•    Biological Sciences 
•    Chemical Sciences
•    Earth, Atmosphere, Ocean and Planetary Sciences 
•    Engineering Sciences
•    Physical Sciences (including instrumentation)


Each award consists of a citation, a cash prize of rupees fifty thousand and a plaque. CSIR Young Scientist Awardees are also entitled to a research grant of rupees five lakh per annum for a period of five years and an honorarium of rupees seven thousand and five hundred per month till the age of 45 years.

Here are the prize winners of the CSIR Young Scientist Awards 2021 talking about what fetched them the award this year...read more on NOPR