Distinguished Biomaterials Scientist Award

1. Purpose: SBAOI distinguished Biomaterials scientist award recognizes the outstanding global contributions made by a scientist in the area of biomaterial science.
2. Selection method: Selection is through Nomination.

  • Nominations are to be recommended by a past or the current president of SBAOI.
  • The deadline for nominations is September 15th every year.

3. Criteria of selection: The nominations will be submitted based on significant contributions to the area of Biomaterials Science and Bioengineering for healthcare.

4. Eligibility to be nominated

  • Above 40 years of age
  • Indian National working in India in Academia, Research organization and industry.
  • The nominee should be an active scientist/engineer at the time of the award presentation
  • The nominee should be a member of the SBAOI for at least 10 preceding years.

5. Nomination

  • Nominations should reach The President, SBAOI (preferably by email) including a written statement of the nominee’s qualifications, CV, PDF files of five best papers and a two-page write-up on research contributions.

6. Selection Procedure

  • A selection committee will review the application and recommend the nominee for conferment of the Award.

7. Award: Award will be conferred during the Annual SBAOI meeting.

  • The award winner will present an award lecture at the SBAOI annual conference. The award consists of a cash award, a citation certificate, and complimentary registration at SBAOI annual meeting
  • The Awardee will also be given To and Fro Air fare and Accommodation to attend the SBAOI Annual meeting.