Indian Phytopathological Society 

New Delhi

Awards

Indian Phytopathological Society instituted several awards time to time, which were instituted in the memory of renound Plant Pathologists of our country and also to recognize their significant contributions.

Society is grateful to the donors, who contributed liberally to strengthen the activities of the society. These award lectures are presented at the annual meetings of the society.

Name of the Award

Year of Institution

Guidelines Awardees

Mundkur Memorial Award

Instituted in the memory of Late Dr. B.B. Mundkur, the founder of the Society

1962

   

Jeersannidhi Award Lecture

Instituted by Late Dr. M.J. Thirumalachar in the memory of their family God

1981

   

Prof. S.N. Dasgupta Memorial Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. S.N. Dasgupta

1994

   

Prof. M.S. Pavgi Award 

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Dr. M.S. Pavgi in the field of Mycology and Plant Pathology

1990

   

K.C. Mehta and Manoranjan Mitra Award

Instituted for writing Review Article in Indian Phytopathology

2000

   

Prof. A.P. Misra Lifetime Achievement Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. A.P. Misra

2000

   

Prof. J.F. Dastur Memorial Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. J.F. Dastur

2006

   

Prof. M.K. Patel Memorial Young Scientist Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. M.K. Patel

2006

   

Prof. A.K. Sarbhoy Memorial Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. A.K. Sarbhoy

2008

   

Prof. J.P. Verma Memorial Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. J.P. Verma

2008

   

Sharda Lele Memorial Award

2010

   

S.P. Raychaudhuri Memorial Lecture 

2011

   

IPS Recognition Award

2012

   

Prof. S. Sinha Memorial Award

Instituted to recognize the contribution of Late Prof. S. Sinha

2016

   

Contests

     

Name of the Contests

Year of Insitution Guidelines Awardees
M.J. Narasimhan Academic Merit Award  

Besides the awards mentioned above, the Society also organizes prestigious M.J. Narasimhan Academic Merit Award Contest every year during annual meetings. In this contest, young plant pathologists are nominated from different zones. They present their paper during annual meetings in a fixed time, which is judged by a jury and the award is given. 

     
The M.J. Narasimhan Medal Award for Best Research Paper

The M.J. Narasimhan Medal Award for Best Research Paper is given to encourage the members to publish their best research papers in Society’s Journal Indian Phytopathology.

     
K.P.V. Menon Best Poster Award
     
Fellow of Indian Phytopathological Society (FPSI)