The Department of Science and Technology has instituted the “National Awards for Women’s Development through application of Science & Technology” to recognise the contribution of individual/institution who have worked for women’s development through application of Science & Technology.
There are 3 categories of awards :- for individual category which consists of Rs. 5.0 lakhs, for the Institutional category Rs. 15.0 lakhs and for promising young women scientist/technologist award consists of Rs. 1 lakh along with a citation and a memento.
The applications for these awards are invited through nominations only and self-nomination is not accepted. General guidelines and format for nomination may be downloaded from the link below.