Institution of KALINGA SAMMAN for Popularization of Science.
Kalinga Foundation Trust, Bhubenswar has instituted a state Level Prize namely –“KALINGA SAMMAN for Popularization of Science” from the Year 2010. The Prize will be presented annually to an Eminent Scientist and Science Popularizer of Orissa for his/her Outstanding Contribution for Popularization of Science among the common People.
The Prize carries a Cash Award of Rs 1 Lakh, a Memento and a Citation which will be presented by the Kalinga Foundation Trust on a day of National Importance. Advertisement for the same will be published in the leading Daily Oriya News Papers in a suitable time every year inviting four sets of applications along with copies of Publications etc if any ,for consideration of the Award.
The Prize Winner will be selected by a three Member Jury of Eminent Scientists and Final Decision of for Award of the Prize will be taken by the Management of Kalinga Foundation Trust. The decision of the Trust in this regard is binding and final.