Selection Committee - Science and Technology for Rural Development


Selection Committee - Award for Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development - 2017

The Selection Committees are separately appointed every year. The following are the members of the Selection Committee for the 2017 Awards:

  • Dr. R.A. Mashelkar, FRS (Chairman) and (National Research Professor, Chairman, National Innovation Foundation and President, Global Research Alliance)
  • Dr. Anil Kakodkar (Co-Chairman) and (The Indian National Academy of Engineering, Satish Dhawan Chair of Engineering Eminence, BARC)
  • Dr. Anil Gupta (Professor, Indian Institute of Management and Founder, Honey Bee Network)
  • Dr. Ulhas Jajoo (Director, Professor and Head, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences)
  • Mr. Arun Kumar Dave (Managing Trustee, Lok Bharati Gram Vidyapith)
  • Dr. Anil Rajvanshi (Director, Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute)
  • Mr. Rajendra Singh (General Secretary, Tarun Bharat Sangh)
  • Dr. Anand Karve (Founder, Appropriate Rural Technology Institute)
  • Prof. Ashok Jhunjhwala (Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Institute of Technology, Chennai)
  • Prof. Milind Sohoni (Professor, Rural Development, Planning & Implementation, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai)
  • Ms. Minal Bajaj (Hon. Director, Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation)
  • Ms. Shubhangi Karkannavar (Secretary, Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation)