2016 Lilly Outstanding Thesis Awards
National Organic Symposium Trust (NOST) invites nominations for ‘2016 Eli Lilly and Company Asia Outstanding Thesis Awards’ from Ph.D. scientists who have submitted their thesis and made significant contributions in the field of medicinal chemistry, organic synthesis, computational chemistry, structural biology or analytical chemistry.
Eligibility The candidate must be a full-time Ph.D. student who has submitted his/her Ph.D. thesis in the area of medicinal chemistry, organic synthesis, computational chemistry, structural biology or analytical chemistry from premier research institutions in India between 1 June 2015 and 31 May 2016.
Resume of the nominee.
An abstract (up to 5 pages) prepared by the nominee describing his/her research. The abstract may include figures and references to provide enough information for the evaluation committee to judge the quality and impact of the thesis work without the original document.
List of Publications.
Academic Track Record.
Three letters of recommendation, one of which must be from his/her thesis advisor. Nomination By a Three-Member Committee of the corresponding Institute appointed by the Director/Head of the Institute.
Two nominations to be recommended by the Director/Head of the Institute to Professor Sandeep Verma, Co-Chair, National Organic Symposium Trust, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur 208 016, Uttar Pradesh by 31 August 2016.
Final selection By a Five-Member Committee selected by the Chairman, NOST Trustee. Final selection of the 8 award recipients from a pool of nominees from the research institutions in India will be made by the NOST Selection Committee.
Lilly Award recipients will receive US$ 1000 along with Lilly Plaque.
Awards venue J-NOST Conference to be held on 24–27 November 2016 at Central Drug Research Institute Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.