Fellowships / Awards

HONORARY FELLOW OF NATIONAL ACADEMY OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES conferred on Padma Vibushan Prof. M. S. Swaminathan

Chairman, M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chennai has been admitted as HONORARY FELLOW OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, CHENNAI in May 2006 for his outstanding contribution in the field of Agricultural Research and Extension for the betterment of the farmers.


 
Prof. S. KANNAIYAN MEMORIAL AWARD [Since 2012]  

Prof. S. KANNAIYAN MEMORIAL AWARD conferred on Padma Bhushan Dr. R. S. Paroda

Chairman, Trust for Advancement of Agricultural Sciences, New Delhi & Former Director General , Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi was conferred with “Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award” for 2012 during the Inaugural function of NABS- 5th Interactive Workshop-“ Prospects of Medicinal Plants in Promoting Wellness” held University of Madras, Guindy, Chennai on 14 May, 2012.


Prof. S. KANNAIYAN MEMORIAL AWARD conferred on Dr. Kirti Singh

Chairperson, World Noni Research Foundation and President, International Society for Noni Science, Chennai and Former Chairman, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board, ICAR, New Delhi, Former Vice-Chencellor, NDUAT, Faizaba (UP), HPKV, Palampur (HP), & IGKV, Raipur & Former Secretary, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, New Delhi was conferred with Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award for 2013 during the inaugural function of NABS National Seminar on "Microbes and Human Welfare" held at Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu on 20 July, 2013.

Click here to view "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Oration" delivered by Dr. Kirti Singh




 
Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award conferred on Prof. P. I. Peter

Chairman, Noni BioTech, Founder, World Noni Research Foundation, World Wellness Organization and Vice-President, International Society for Noni Science, Chennai was conferred with Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award for 2014 during the inaugural function of NABS National Seminar on "Biodiversity Conservation: Status, Future and Way Forward" held at KS Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode, Tamil Nadu on 19 July, 2014.

Click here to view "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Oration" delivered by Prof. P.I. Peter

 

Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award conferred on Dr. M. Mahadevappa  
Padma Bhushan awardee, Director (Rural Development), JSS Mahavidyapeetha (JSSMVP), Mysore, Karnataka and Formerly Chairman, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ICAR), New Delhi & Vice Chancellor UAS, Dharwad was conferred with "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award" for 2015 during the inaugural function of NABS-National Seminar (8th series) on 'Biological Products for Crop, Animal and Human Health-Problems and Prospects' held at University of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka on 21 August 2015.

Click here to view "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Oration" delivered by
Prof. M. Mahadevappa

 

Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award conferred on Prof. Dr. R. R. Hanchinal  

Chairperson, Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Authority, Ministry of Agricultural and Farmers’ Welfare, GoI and Formerly Vice-Chancellor, UAS-Dharwad , was conferred with "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award" for 2016 during Annual General Body Meeting of NABS held on 12 August 2016 and the 9th NABS-National Conference on “New Biological Researches: Opportunities and Challenges for Sustainable Development (Agriculture, Biology, Energy, Environment, Health and Climate Change) held at Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu from 11-12 August 2016.

Click here to view "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Oration" delivered by
Prof. R.R. Hanchinal


 
Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award conferred on Prof. Dr. K. Mucthuchelian  

Fo
rmerly Vice Chancellor, Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu & presently Professor & Chair, School of Energy, Environment and Natural Resources, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai , was conferred with "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Award" for 2017 during the Inaugural function of 10th NABS National Conference on “Recent trends in Life Sciences: Research, Practices and Applications for Sustainable Development held at Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu on 7 September 2017.

Click here to view "Prof. S. Kannaiyan Memorial Oration" delivered by
Prof. Dr. K. Muthuchelian


 
NABS Life Time Achievement Awards [Since 2014]  

NABS- Life Time Achievement Award conferred on Prof. R. R. Hanchinal

Chairperson, Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights Authority, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India & Former Vice-Chancellor, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka was conferred with NABS-Life Time Achievement Award for 2013 during the inaugural function of NABS National Seminar on "Biodiversity Conservation: Status, Future and Way Forward" held at KS Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode, Tamil Nadu on 19 July, 2014.

 

   
NABS- Life Time Achievement Award conferred on Prof. Dr. K. Shiva Shankar  
Founder President and Patron, Environment Protection Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka and Formerly Professor & Head, Department of Agronomy / Forestry, & Chairman, Agricultural Science Museum, UAS Bangalore, Karnataka was conferred with NABS-Life Time Achievement Award for 2014 during the inaugural function of NABS National Seminar (8th series) on 'Biological Products for Crop, Animal and Human Health-Problems and Prospects' held at University of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka on 21 August 2015.

   
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial NABS - Life Time Achievement Award [Since 2015]
   
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial NABS- Life Time Achievement Award conferred on Prof. Dr. K. Ramasamy  

Vice-Chancellor, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu was conferred with Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial NABS-Life Time Achievement Award for 2015 on 11 August 2016  during the 9th NABS-National Conference on “New Biological Researches: Opportunities and Challenges for Sustainable Development (Agriculture, Biology, Energy, Environment, Health and Climate Change) held at Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu from 11-12 August 2016.
 

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial NABS- Life Time Achievement Award conferred on Prof. Dr. N. Anand  

Formerly Vice-Chancellor, VELS University, Chennai & Dean (Research) & Director, Centre for Advanced Studies in Botany, University of Madras, Chennai during the Inaugural function of 10th NABS National Conference on “Recent trends in Life Sciences: Research, Practices and Applications for Sustainable Development held at Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu on 7 September 2017.
 

Note:

NABS-Life Time Achievement Award is renamed as “Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial NABS-Life Time Achievement Award” from the nomination year 2015.

 

 

NABS-Fellowship (since 2005)

NABS-Associate Fellowship (since 2009)

Dr. E. K. Janaki Ammal Memorial NABS-Best Woman Scientist Award(2010)

NABS-Best Scientist Award (since 2014)

Prof. M.S. Swaminathan NABS-Leadership Award (since 2014)

NABS-Young Scientist Award (since 2013)

NABS-Best Research Paper Award (since 2012)

NABS - Best Presentation Awards

Carl Linnaeus and Prof. MS.Swaminathan Awards