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Frequently Asked Questions - Faculty Awards 2020!

Ans: 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 (ASTM). The award scheme has a Criteria, Standards, Regulations, Application Form, Expert Committee and Judging Process etc that are governed by the Board of Trust.

Ans: This annual award is open to 'Researcher and 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..

Ans: For each category/discipline (Eg. Outstanding Researcher - Engineering) the expert committee will select 3 nominees. However the Apex Committee reserve the rights to honour less or more than 3 nominees in any category who meet standards set by the expert committee.

Ans: ASTM is a self-supporting event and the event registration fees are the major source of revenue for running the event. All the (Administrative - Materials and Hall - Service Tax and Accounting - Website Design and Maintenance) expenses of the events are covered by the event income (registration fees from the participants) and Foundation operating funds.

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Ans: No. Till the submission of ASTM Registration, we can't process the Proof checking/Printing of Award Certificate

Ans: We expect the Award Winner's presence on the day of Celebration. If not, He/She can can depute a person to get the Award on the Function date. (or) VIFA Team will send the Award Certificate, Medal and Memento via courier to the Winner's Address during the 4th week of December 2020. However, as soon as the Winner register for the Event, His/Her name will be appear in the Award Winners List.