Result of AWSAR Award 2021

Department of Science and Technology (DST) had received overwhelming response under AWSAR programme and would like to thank all the participants for submitting their research story for AWSAR Awards. After the series of evaluation process, DST had selected Best Popular Science Stories for the Award of ₹1,00,000/- ₹50,000/- and ₹25,000/- (First, Second and Third respectively) under PhD Category and Outstanding story under Postdoctoral Fellow (PDF) Category for ₹1,00,000/. Best Popular Science Stories under PhD Category and Postdoctoral Fellow (PDF) Category were also selected for prize of ₹10,000/- along with Certificate of Appreciation. DST is happy to announce the result of all the Awardees and the list is placed below. Congratulations!.

AWSAR Awardees (Ph.D. category)

Sl. No.Reference No.Author Name Award CategoryInstitute Details
1.AW/2021/798 Mr. Ajay LagashettiFIRSTAgharkar Research Institute, Pune
2.AW/2021/4970 Mr. Anoop SinghSECONDDepartment of Zoology, University of Delhi, Delhi
3.AW/2021/436 Ms. Deeksha PandeyTHIRDUniversity of Delhi South Campus, Delhi
Sl. No.Reference No.Author Name Institute Details
1.AW/2021/400 Ms. Aarti DarraCSIR - Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi
2.AW/2021/4735 Ms. Aastha Nagpal Lala Lajpat Rai University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Hisar
3.AW/2021/3408 Ms. Aiswarya SVellore Institute of Technology, Vellore
4.AW/2021/1396 Mr. Ajith M PJawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi
5.AW/2021/3387 Mr. Akash GargJamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi
6.AW/2021/75 Ms. Akshatha KNitte University Center For Science Education and Research, Mangaluru
7.AW/2021/3096 Mr. Akshay KIndian Institute of Technology, Chennai
8.AW/2021/1103 Ms. Ambika CSIR - Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur
9.AW/2021/2302 Ms. Amitananda DashSri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh
10.AW/2021/3335 Ms. Anjali YadavIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
11.AW/2021/186 Mr. Anjishnu BiswasIndian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
12.AW/2021/2327 Ms. Anju TomyCSIR - National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram
13.AW/2021/4933 Ms. Ankush GargInstitute of Nano science and Technology, Mohali
14.AW/2021/3118 Ms. Apurva KulkarniInternational Institute of Information Technology, Bengaluru
15.AW/2021/1934 Ms. Archana SinghCSIR - National Institute of Oceanography, Goa
16.AW/2021/324 Mr. Aritras RoyIndian Institute of Technology, Chennai
17.AW/2021/4349 Mr. Ashish Kumar ChowdharyIndian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
18.AW/2021/3503 Mr. Atul Chavan CSIR - National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur
19.AW/2021/2252 Ms. Bisma BilalNational Institute of Technology, Srinagar
20.AW/2021/4202 Ms. Debashree TagoreNational Institute of Biomedical Genomics, Kalyani, West Bengal
21.AW/2021/3330 Ms. Deepthi VijayGuru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana
22.AW/2021/3113 Ms. Devanshi GuptaCentre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad
23.AW/2021/4214 Ms. Divya Tripathi Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
24.AW/2021/424 Ms. Divyalakshmi SainiMumbai University
25.AW/2021/4861 Ms. E KowsalyaLoyola College, Chennai
26.AW/2021/5023 Mr. Eswara Rao PuppalaNational Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Guwahati
27.AW/2021/3882 Ms. Firdosh ShahC. G. Bhakta Institute of Biotechnology, Surat
28.AW/2021/438 Ms. Gayathri SreedharanCSIR - Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad
29.AW/2021/312 Mr. Jitesh GuptaUniversity of Hyderabad, Gachibowli, Hyderabad
30.AW/2021/4061 Mr. Jyotishraj ThoudamIndian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
31.AW/2021/361 Ms. kalpana TilekarBharati Vidyapeeth's College of Pharmacy, Navi Mumbai
32.AW/2021/4661 Mr. Kaushal KumarMahatma Gandhi Central University, Motihari, Bihar
33.AW/2021/3156 Ms. Khushboo JainDepartment of Biotechnology, Udaipur
34.AW/2021/4306 Ms. Khushnood FatmaIndian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata
35.AW/2021/4226 Ms. Komal SainiCSIR - Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun
36.AW/2021/1229 Ms. Komal SuryavanshiAgharkar Research Institute, Pune
37.AW/2021/3590 Mr. Krishna Kumar HIndian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
38.AW/2021/5061 Ms. Krishna TIndian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
39.AW/2021/5019 Mr. Kunal yadavAgharkar Research Institute, Pune
40.AW/2021/1986 Mr. Leander CorrieSchool of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara
41.AW/2021/4539 Ms. Madhu BangeraManipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangaluru
42.AW/2021/2614 Ms. Meenakshi TellisSavitribai Phule Pune University, Pune
43.AW/2021/3818 Mr. Mrigank Singh VermaIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
44.AW/2021/4194 Ms. Mythreyi O VIndian Institute of Technology, Chennai
45.AW/2021/3397 Mr. N Usha KiranCSIR - Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology, Bhubaneswar
46.AW/2021/2288 Mr. Neeraj KumarIndian Agricultural Research Institute, Delhi
47.AW/2021/1257 Ms. Neha ChoudharyCentral University of Himachal Pradesh, Kangra
48.AW/2021/3355 Ms. Neha RaniIndian Institute of Technology, Nagrota, Jammu
49.AW/2021/1422 Ms. Nikita GuhaIndian Institute of Technology, Indore
50.AW/2021/3554 Mr. Nitin Mohan SharmaCSIR - Central Scientific Instruments Organisation, Chandigarh
51.AW/2021/2053 Ms. Pallavi BudgudeSymbiosis International University, Pune
52.AW/2021/4976 Ms. Pallavi Raj SharmaIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
53.AW/2021/1232 Mr. Parimal VikheAgharkar Research Institute, Pune
54.AW/2021/956 Ms. Patil Pranita UttamraoIndian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad
55.AW/2021/4776 Ms. Pavitra Prakash BhadeIndian Institute of Technology, Goa
56.AW/2021/2371 Ms. Poonam KumariNational Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research, Guwahati
57.AW/2021/4371 Ms. Prachi BangdeInstitute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai
58.AW/2021/3209 Ms. Pragati SinghCSIR - Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow
59.AW/2021/2540 Ms. Prajya AryaSant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Sangrur
60.AW/2021/1605 Ms. Pranjali TeteShri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management, Nagpur
61.AW/2021/4823 Mr. Pritam SinghIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
62.AW/2021/4521 Ms. Priyanka MishraDRDO - Defence Institute of Physiology & Allied Sciences, New Delhi
63.AW/2021/2293 Ms. Priyanka SalunkeThe Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara
64.AW/2021/1323 Mr. Rahul JainIndian Institute of Technology, Delhi
65.AW/2021/4808 Mr. Rahul SuryawanshiDr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar
66.AW/2021/4161 Mr. Rajnandan DasIndian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
67.AW/2021/3402 Ms. Ramya Krishna BattulaIndian Institute of Technology, Chennai
68.AW/2021/4860 Mr. Ranjith R KumarPoornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research, Bengaluru
69.AW/2021/1468 Ms. Renuka SahuIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
70.AW/2021/2960 Ms. Sahar QaziJamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi
71.AW/2021/3016 Mr. Sandip MondalJadavpur University, Kolkata
72.AW/2021/3467 Ms. Sangita TripathyCSIR - National Physical Laboratory, Delhi
73.AW/2021/4887 Ms. Sankeerthana AvasaralaIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
74.AW/2021/4913 Ms. Saranya Packialakshmi J.University of Agricultural Sciences, Bengaluru
75.AW/2021/4375 Ms. Sarbasree DuttaCSIR - Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute, Kolkata
76.AW/2021/4818 Mr. Saurabh UpadhyayIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
77.AW/2021/5035 Mr. Shashank YadavSchool of Biotechnology, Gautam Buddha University, Gautam Budh Nagar
78.AW/2021/148 Mr. Shashi Pal SinghIndian Institute of Information Technology, Pune
79.AW/2021/1952 Mr. Shivam KumarDBT- Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, Faridabad
80.AW/2021/4731 Ms. Shobha MehraICFRE - Arid Forest Research Institute, Jodhpur
81.AW/2021/122 Mr. Shounak RoyIndian Institute of Technology, Mandi
82.AW/2021/3107 Ms. Shreya BiswasJadavpur University, Kolkata
83.AW/2021/521 Mr. Shriniketan PuranikIndian Agricultural Research Institute, Delhi
84.AW/2021/5047 Ms. Shweta WarrierIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
85.AW/2021/4719 Ms. Sonam ChorolIndian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali
86.AW/2021/4904 Mr. Soumen DasIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
87.AW/2021/3028 Mr. Subhankar SahuIndian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
88.AW/2021/1191 Ms. Suhasini VenkatesanAgharkar Research Institute, Pune
89.AW/2021/3808 Ms. Sujata DharIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
90.AW/2021/1464 Mr. Suman ChatterjeeIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
91.AW/2021/3238 Mr. Sunil KUniversity of Agricultural Sciences, Bengaluru
92.AW/2021/3899 Mr. Suraj MorePoona College of Pharmacy, Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune
93.AW/2021/3142 Ms. Surya Manisha InukondaIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
94.AW/2021/4221 Ms. Swati TiwariPondicherry University, Puducherry
95.AW/2021/1108 Ms. Swati VarshneyIndian Institute of Technology, Delhi
96.AW/2021/955 Mr. Trishitman DasCSIR - Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysuru
97.AW/2021/2455 Mr. Vijendra ShahDoon University, Dehradun
98.AW/2021/3633 Mr. Vikas DadwalCSIR - Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur
99.AW/2021/4925 Mr. Vineeth VijayanIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
100.AW/2021/3545 Mr. Vishal KumarIndian Institute of Technology, Chennai
101.AW/2021/4207 Mr. Vivek Pandey South Asian University, New Delhi
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AWSAR Awardees (PDF category)

Sl. No.Reference No.Author Name Award CategoryInstitute Details
1.AW/2021/4959Dr Pragyan Parimita RathOUTSTANDINGJawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi
Sl. No.Reference No.Author Name Institute Details
1.AW/2021/3200Dr Aabid MirUniversity of Kashmir, Srinagar
2.AW/2021/884Dr Anju HoodaMaharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
3.AW/2021/3311Dr Arunadevi K ICAR - Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Delhi
4.AW/2021/2014Dr Banani ChattopadhyayaIndian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali
5.AW/2021/986Dr Gagandeep SinghIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
6.AW/2021/991Dr Gul AfreenCooperate R & D Center, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Greater Noida
7.AW/2021/1279Dr Gururaj VishwanathIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
8.AW/2021/4756Dr Ila AgnihotriIndian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune
9.AW/2021/2868Dr Javaid DadUniversity of Kashmir, Srinagar
10.AW/2021/4595Dr Kartik AiyerIndian Institute of Technology, Delhi
11.AW/2021/2239Dr Kunal Manna Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
12.AW/2021/3767Dr Mohd Moiz KhanIndian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
13.AW/2021/4114Dr Parvaiz ShiekhIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
14.AW/2021/3658Dr Prabhjot KaurKurukshetra University, Kurukshetra
15.AW/2021/411Dr Raja MuthuramalingamICAR - Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Tamil Nadu
16.AW/2021/3218Dr Samaresh BeraIndian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
17.AW/2021/1653Dr Sunita MehtaCSIR - Central Scientific Instruments Organisation, Chandigarh
18.AW/2021/3089Dr Swayam prakashIndian Institute of Technology, Chennai
19.AW/2021/2364Dr Thirumala TalluriICAR - National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal
20.AW/2021/2949Dr Vandana GovindanCentral Research Laboratory, Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bengaluru
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