The Faculty Awards are now in their sixth year and it is part of the
Venus International Science and Technology Awards (VISTA) scheme was
instituted in the year 2015 by the
Centre for Advanced Research and Design (CARD) of Venus
International Foundation (VIF).
This Annual Awards are presented yearly during the Annual Science and Technology Meet
Note: Erstwhile (for the past 5 Years; from 2015 to 2019) the event is conducted separately as a Contemporary Academic Meet (CAM).
In which, the Venus International Faculty Awards (affectionately known as the VIFAs) is part of CAM.
This annual award is open to 'Higher Education Teaching Faculty Member' of any nationality,
who is in good standing at the time of the nomination, and in the age group of 27 – 70 years
and has good academic record. The nominee must have completed
a recognized Doctorate Degree (PhD) or its equivalent.
Extensive Knowledge – Mastery of the Subject – Creative Thinking
and Dedication to the Profession – Significant and Sustained
Contributions to the Institution and/or the Community at large – Quality
and Competence evidenced by continuing Intellectual
Accomplishments and Pursuits.
Grants – Patents – Collaboration with Industries and Institutions – Contracts – Publications
(Original Research Articles, Review Articles, Short reports or Letters, Case Studies, Methodologies
and Books) – Invited Lectures and Presentations – Membership in Professional Organizations
Innovative Teaching Methodology – Development of a New Program – Innovation
in Course and Curriculum Design – Transform Traditional Classroom Communities
into Shared Experiences (New Services, Projects and Activities as
a collaborator and consultant) – Research Activity.
An active 'Full-time Regular Faculty Member' working in a Government or Private
Academic Institutions (Autonomous / Affiliated College or University) at the
capacity of Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, Assistant/Associate Professor and Professor.
Year of Establishment : 2015
Award Frequency : Annual
Award Type : Certificate
Award Category : Individual
Award Criteria : Contribution of the individual
Award Nomination : Nomination submitted electronically by mail
4 Award Categories
7 Award Disciplines
889 Awardees since inception
About The Venus International Award
The Venus International Award Recognizes Individuals for their Quality, Reliability
and Competence to Apply Knowledge and Skills to carry out specific tasks. The Venus
International Award is a Certificate. It's a Non-financial Award. It is a Formal
Authentication; A Seal of Approval – A Recognition – A Written Assurance to a Person.
The scheme has a Policy, Application, Expert Committee and Judging
Process etc that are governed by the Board of Trust.