Call for Nomination:

Dear Sir/Madam,

The DK International Research Foundation recognizes expertly highly cited research professionals who are committed to teaching and research in higher education its coveted national level faculty Awards. These awards (Certificate, Medal & Memento / It's a Non-financial Award) are presented in 30th December 2018 (associated with ICRTASET-2018). The scheme has criterion, standards, regulations, application form, expert committee and judging process etc that are governed by the governing council.

DKIRF 2018 invites nominations opened on 1st June 2018

Last date to submit nomination (Online / Email) is 30th November 2018

About the DKIRF: DK International Research Foundation (DKIRF) established in 2017 is an educational service organization. DKIRF was envisioned and founded by Mr. C. Ashok Kumar. The Foundation aims to accelerate use of modern science for sustainable agricultural and rural development. DKIRF focuses specifically on research and development work and to own, establish, maintain laboratories, experiment centres, assist, subsidise any Government Semi Government, Private, Universities for Scientific and other research work and inventions related to the agro based business of the company by providing or contributing to the remuneration of research, scientific or technical professors, teachers for technical researchers, providing or contributing to the awards, prizes, scholarships, grants, sponsorships to the students or others to encourage them.

Approved by: Government of India (Estd. u/s 3 of the Indian Trust Act, 1882), 12AA UR No: AACTD8963H/05/18-19T-1180 & Pan No: AACTD8963H

Supporting Organizations: International Economics University, Velaana Building, Ameeru Ahmed Magu, Republic of Maldives / International American Council for Research & Development, United States of America / RIAS Civil Services Academy (Center for Successful Learning), New Delhi, India

DKIRF Award Categories:

  • Resilient Student Award
  • Best Researcher Award
  • Best Research Supervisor Award
  • Best Research Scholar Award
  • Best Senior Faculty Award
  • Best Young Faculty Award
  • Excellence Teaching in Higher Education Award
  • Leading Educationist of India Award
  • Best Director / Principal / Dean Award
  • Best Women Faculty Award
  • Award of Excellence in Research
  • Life Time Achievement Award
  • Distinguished Professor Award
  • Best Institution Award

Eligibilities:

Resilient Student Award: Applicants for this award must demonstrate initiative, perseverance, and the ability to overcome significant obstacles in attaining his/her degree. They often will improve her/his grade-point average as he/she progresses towards graduation.

Best Researcher Award: Applicants for this award must have Ph.D. in any branches of Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences & Engineering. They should have published at least three (3) research papers in refereed National/International journals.

Best Research Supervisor Award: Applicants for this award must have supervise the candidates on PhD programmes. They must have supervised at least five (5) students to completion at their University.

Best Research Scholar Award: Applicants for this award must have registered for his/her Ph.D in any branches of Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences & Engineering. (enclose a copy of the registration).

Best Senior Faculty Award: Applicants for this award must work at Colleges/ Universities are welcome to apply for the Best Senior Faculty Award. They must have at least ten (10) years of teaching experience.

Best Young Faculty Award: Applicants for this award must work at Colleges/ Universities are welcome to apply for the Best Young Faculty Award. They must have at least two (2) years of teaching experience.

Excellence Teaching in Higher Education Award: Applicants for this award must have a minimum five (5) years of experience in teaching and/or research in an academic / research position equivalent to Assistant /Associate / Professor at the University, College or Accredited Research Institution with a minimum five 5) years of experience.

Leading Educationist of India Award: Applicants for this award must have a minimum fifteen (15) years of experience in teaching and/or research in an academic / research position equivalent to Assistant /Associate / Professor at the University, College or Accredited Research Institution with a minimum fifteen (15) years of experience and fifteen (15) publications.

Best Director / Principal / Dean Award: Applicants for this award must work as Administration level in Colleges/ Universities are welcome to apply for the Best Director / Principal / Dean Award. They must have at least ten (10) years of teaching experience.

Best Women Faculty Award: Applicants for this award must work at Colleges/ Universities are welcome to apply for the Best Women Faculty Award. They must have at least five (5) years of teaching experience.

Award of Excellence in Research: Applicants for this award must have a minimum ten (10) years of experience in teaching and/or research in an academic / research position equivalent to Assistant /Associate / Professor at the University, College or Accredited Research Institution with a minimum ten (10) years of experience and fifty (50) publications.

Life Time Achievement Award: Applicants for this award must have a minimum twenty (25) years of experience in teaching and/or research in an academic / research position equivalent to Assistant /Associate / Professor at the University, College or Accredited Research Institution with a minimum twenty five (25) years of experience and twenty five (25) publications.

Distinguished Professor Award: Applicants for this award must have a minimum thirty (30) years of experience in teaching and/or research in an academic / research position equivalent to Assistant /Associate / Professor at the University, College or Accredited Research Institution with a minimum thirty (30) years of experience and thirty (30) publications.

Best Institution Award: This award recognises and rewards higher education institutions which are actively engaged in the practice of internationalisation. Institutions with a demonstrable track record in strategic innovation in the internationalisation of higher education are considered. The Awards and Talent Committee will take the following criteria into consideration during their assessment: The introduction of academic and/or support programmes which have enhanced the international impact of the institution, thus attracting international students, faculty and staff. The establishment of partnerships and alliances to promote international higher education, share best practice, and positively affect institutional development. The integration of internationalisation in strategic planning, infrastructure development, research, curriculum, staff development, teaching, student experience and learning outcomes as well as alumni relations. Positive development through providing information on key performance indicators for internationalisation. The inclusion of specific internationalisation elements in its quality assurance mechanisms. The nominee should address how the initiatives span the entire institution and demonstrate relevant data to support the practice.

Method of Selection:

DK International Research Foundation (DKIRF), a three tier selection process i.e. Discipline based Expert Committee for candidates under `Nomination’ mode which is followed by selection through the Apex Level Committee. Finally, DKIRF governing body selects candidates in the routes of selection modes. Discipline wise Committees of DKIRF would evaluate and screen the candidates who apply on Nominated Routes without support from host institutions. The Apex Committee shall select short listed candidates for offering DKIRF Faculty Award under this Scheme and decision of the Apex Committee for selecting candidates in this Scheme shall further be considered at the DKIRF governing body whose decision is the final to offer DKIRF Faculty Award.

Benefits:

  • 15 Points in API Score
  • International Conference Participation Certificate
  • International Conference Presentation Certificate
  • Conference Kit
  • One Free Journal Publication
  • Soft Copy of Award Certificate
  • Hard Copy of Award Certificate
  • Nomination Acceptance Certificate
  • Convocation File
  • Standard Quality Award Plaque
  • Standard Quality Medal
  • Recipient of Award Photographs
  • DKIRF Membership (Honor Mode)
  • Membership Certificate
  • Editorial Board Member Appointment Certificate for more than 10 International Journals
  • Guidance Other Professional Services
  • Absentia may receive the Award and Documents by Speed post
  • The Data of Award Recipient will be published in website

Note:

All participants have to make their own arrangements for travel & accommodation

Venue:

Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Hotel, New Bus Stand, Perambalur, Tamilnadu

Tariff Details (For Double Occupancy) @ DS Hotel:

  • Standard Room     :         2500 + GST
  • Executive Suite      :         3000 + GST
  • Suite                            :         3500 + GST
  • Extra Person           :         800 + GST

Facilities @ DS Hotel Rooms:

  • Aroma – Multi Cuisine Restaurant
  • Tulip & Orchid – Banquet Halls
  • Wedding Mahal
  • Q – Bar
  • Wi – Fi Enabled
  • Children’s Park
  • Ample Parking
  • Home Delivery Available

Contact Details:

  • Website     :         dshotel.net
  • Phone         :         04328 – 224153
  • Email          :         reservations@dshotel.net

Programme Schedule:

10.00 am – 11.00 am     :         Registration

11.00 am – 01.00 pm     :         Inauguration & Awards Presentation

01.00 pm – 02.00 pm     :         Lunch

02.00 pm – 05.00 pm     :         Conference Paper Presentation

05.00 pm – 05.30 pm     :         Valedictory Function

Complementary Lunch Details:

Welcome Drinks, Hot & Sour Vegetable Soup, Channa Chat, Cucumber Salad, Pudina Paratha, Chapatti, Vegetable Pulao, Vegetable Chettinadu, Gobi Manchurian, White Rice, Sambar, Rasam, Curd Rice, Pickle, Appalam, Chicken Chettinadu, Fish 65, Onion Pachadi, Mutton Briyani, Mutton Dalcha, Carrot Halwa, Butter Scotch Ice Cream