Awards and Grants
the IACR Annual Conventions, eminent biomedical scientists and clinicians are
invited to deliver IACR orations. Another oration award in the name of the
Founding President Dr. M. G. Deo was instituted in 2000 from the donations
received from Dr. Deo's students and associates. Since then IACR Oration award, Dr. M.G.
Deo Oration and IACR Presidential
Oration awards are given once in three years.
IACR has constituted various competitive awards from the generous donations of
various well-wishers. These awards serve as an incentive to young scientists to
excel one-another in producing the research findings of a high order. These
competitions are organized during the Annual Convention.
1999, the Indian Association for Cancer Research has conducted an All India
Essay Competition which is open to post-graduate students and research scholars
(age < 30 yrs on 31st December 2006) from
best oral presentation by young scientist
below age of 30 years, the IACR has instituted two awards.
award has come through a generous donation from the family of Late Shri Sitaram
Joglekar who died of leukemia at the age of sixty in the year 1983. The
establishment of this award is a measure of the social consciousness of the
award for best oral presentation has been instituted from the donation received
from Dr. Veena Verma from Cancer Research Institute, Mumbai in memory of her
late mother, Smt. Mangala Bamane.
For best poster presentation by young scientist below the age of 30 years, the IACR has instituted two awards.
SHIVPRASAD BAXI AWARD
Shri Rajanikant Shivprasad Baxi was born on
April 19, 1917. Shri Baxi joined the
Civil Services, Police Department in the year 1934. His sincerity and hard work
earned him many awards during the Mahagujarat / Maharashtra bifurcation and also
at the time of
RAMBHAU KULKARNI AWARD
This award has been instituted from the donations received from Dr. Aarti Juvekar from ACTREC, Mumbai in the name of her father Shri Rambahu Kulkarni. Late Shri Ramachandra Eknath Kulkarni, came up in his life through struggle since his childhood. He worked with the Indian Railways for 37 years. During his tenure in the railways, he became popular in his subordinates and collogues because of his kind attitude and helping nature. He deserved appreciation for his sincerity, hard work and respect for human values. He acquired excellent linguistic skills and understood and emphasized the importance of education especially in the field of Science and Technology. He was a loving father. He encouraged his children to be sincere, honest and facilitated them to acquire the highest possible education.
the best oral presentation by mid-level
scientist between age group 30-40 years, the IACR has instituted two awards.
VIRENDRA BALKRISHNA KAMAT AWARD
Dr. Virendra Balkrishna Kamat was associated
with Cancer Research Centre during 1954-1961.
He had a brilliant academic career throughout his life.
Award of the coveted Fulbright Scholarship enabled him to carry out
advanced research work at the famous Children's
HIRALAL JAJU AWARD
Late Shri Ramnath Hiralal Jaju was born on 5th
December 1887 at Erandol, Dist. East Khandesh, now Jalgaon,
are given annually to encourage students to participate in the annual IACR
order to facilitate the young investigators to visit other laboratories in
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