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

DKIRF Faculty 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

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 Sciences and Social Sciences. 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 Sciences, Technology or Social Sciences (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 ten (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.

 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

One Free Journal Publication

Soft Copy of Award Certificate

Hard Copy of Award Certificate

Nomination Acceptance Certificate

Standard Quality Award Plaque & Medal

Recipient of Award Photographs

DKIRF Life Time Membership

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