Selection of Award Winners

NACE International Gateway India Section (NIGIS)

NACE International Gateway India Section (NIGIS) of NACE International, USA was established in1992.  It has developed in to one of the largest and most active sections of NACE International through its significant contributions for the promotion of corrosion awareness in India. NIGIS has more than 1100 members and has organized annual conferences / events since 1994 and education / training courses, lectures programs and workshops on a regular basis since 1996.

NIGIS Corrosion Awareness Awards

NIGIS Corrosion Awareness Awards are presented to honour and respect individuals / institutions for their contribution to corrosion awareness and developments in the field of corrosion science and technology in India. Over the years, 122 scientists / teachers / engineers/ professional; along with 44 students and 25 public / private sector laboratories has been honoured with NIGIS corrosion awareness awards, presented under various  categories.

Invitation of Applications for Corrosion Awareness Awards

 

NIGIS invites applications for the following corrosions awareness awards for the year 2017-18 to be presented during CORCON Corrosion Conference to be held during 30 September – 3 October  2018 at Jaipur.

1-Excellence in Corrosion Science & Technology Awards

For excellent contributions to  the field of corrosion evaluation, corrosion control, corrosion management and corrosion awareness

 

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium of Rs. 31,000/-

Number of Awards  :  Three (3)

Award (1) - A person older than 40 years of age working in research / educational organisation

Award (2) - A person older than 40 years of age working in oil / gas related organisation

Award (3) - A person older than 40 years of age working in the field of quality management and control

2-  Distinction in Corrosion Science & Technology Awards

For distinctive contribution to the field of corrosion evaluation, corrosion control, corrosion management and corrosion awareness including some exemplary contributions / achievements

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium of Rs. 25,000/-

Number of Awards  :  Two (2)

Award (1) - A person between 25 and 40 years of age working in an industrial organization

Award (2) - A person between 25 and 40 years of age working in a research / educational organisation

Excellent Laboratory Award

For excellent contribution to the field of corrosion science & technology by monitoring, testing, evaluation of performance and quality of materials, and research / development works.

 Award : A plaque and certificate

 Number of Awards  :  One(1)

Student  Awards

For thesis on corrosion science & technology for degree during the year commencing 1st July 2017 and ending 30th June 2018.

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium  

Number of Awards  :  Two (2)

         Award (1) -  Ph D Degree, Honorarium Rs. 21,000/-

         Award (2)  -  M Tech / ME / MSc. Degree, Honorarium of Rs 15,000/-

Meritorious Contribution Award

For meritorious contributions to the field of corrosion science and technology and activities of NACE and other similar organizations

Award :  A plaque, certificate and honorarium of Rs. 51,000/-

Number of Awards: Two(2)

         Award (1) - A person working in academic  or research and development organisation

         Award (2) - A person working in an industrial organisation

Lifetime Achievement Award (Nominated Award) 

This award will be presented to the nominee selected by the Section Governing Board of NIGIS         

Award :  A plaque and certificate  

Number of Award  :  One (1)

Recipient of Award:  

A senior citizen for his / her lifetime contributions to:

 NACE International and NIGIS

 Corrosion and its control / corrosion education / corrosion research / corrosion management etc

 Corrosion Awareness programs