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IASWC Awards and Honours

The IASWC has instituted the following awards and honours from 2004 onwards for outstanding contributions in the field of Natural Resource Management. 

Honorary Fellows: This award was instituted in 2004 to honour an individual who have made outstanding professional contributions at the national/international level in the field of Natural Resource Conservation.

Fellows:This award was initiated in 2004 to honour an individual in recognition of professional outstanding contributions and service to the IASWC. Total number of fellows shall not at any time exceed 50 and the number of persons bestowed with fellowship each year shall not exceed five.  To be eligible as a nominee for the fellowship, an individual must be life member (not in arrears of subscription) for a least ten consecutive years.  The inducted fellows shall be presented with Memento and a citation.

Young Soil Conservationist Award: This award was instituted in 2004 to honour an individual in recognition of contributions during last five years towards development, conservation and management of natural resources. The members of IASWC who are less than 40 years of age are eligible.  The awardees shall be presented with a Memento and a citation.

IASWC Gold Medal:  This award was instituted in 2004 to honour the members of IASWC for contribution and service to the Association. Two additional awards under the category of IASWC Gold Medal for field functionaries and technical professionals have been introduced from 2014. The awardees shall be presented with a gold medal and a citation.
Best Research Paper Award:These Awards have been initiated in 2013. Annually, four research papers, one each in the discipline of Engineering & Hydrology, Soil Science & Agronomy, Forestry & Agroforestry and Social Science based on the scientific contribution of the article published in Indian Journal of Soil Conservation are awarded as Best Research Papers.

Dr K.G. Tejwani Award:This award was instituted during 1992-93 in the name of the founder President of the Association, Late Dr K.G. Tejwani for Management of Natural Resources for the professionals contribution significantly in the field of Soil and Water Conservation. This award was instituted during 1992-93 in the name of the founder President of the Association, Late Dr K.G. Tejwani for Management of Natural Resources. The awarded shall be presented with value of Rs. 20,000/- and a Citation.

 


 Recipients of Honours and Awards of Association till date
 
 
 

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