Outstanding PhD Thesis Award

  1. Purpose
  • To encourage high-quality academic research done at the Doctoral level
  1. Selection method – Application by student
  • The application should be submitted by the students through the Guide and the Head of the Department. Outstanding performance in Doctoral research will be the criteria for the award. Application once submitted cannot be re-submitted in subsequent years.
  • The deadline for nominations is September 15th every year.
  1. Eligibility for application
  • PhD Thesis evaluation should be completed within the previous two academic years.
  • The Degree should be awarded at the time of application. A provisional degree will also be considered.
  • The applicant should be a Member of SBAOI or should have applied for SBAOI membership at the time of application. Membership number or proof of membership application has to be appended.
  1. Application
  • The student will apply for the award with a synopsis of the thesis in the application form available at https://biomaterials.org.in
  • The application form should be endorsed by the PhD Guide and should accompany the copy of PhD award certificate (can be provisional)
  • Completed applications should be sent to sbaoiawards@gmail.com
  1. Selection Procedure
  • 1st level: Initial shortlisting will be done by the selection committee.
  • 2nd level: Presentation by the shortlisted candidates to a selection committee
  • 3rd level: Selection Committee will recommend the selected candidates for conferment of the Award.

Note: The decision of the award committee is final.

  1. Conferring the award
  • The Award will be conferred during the Annual SBAOI meeting.
  • Honor includes a Cash award and Complimentary Registration to attend SBAOI Conference.