L.Rama Rao Birth Centenary Research Grant

This was first instituted at the time of the birth centenary of Prof. L. Rama Rao, the Founder Editor of the Journal of the Geological Society of India. An amount not exceeding Rs.10,000 will be provided as research grant to deserving research scholar pursuing work in the field of Paleontology and Stratigraphy every year since 1998.

  • 1998-99: Krishna Kumar Sati HNB Garhwal University,Rachna Raj MS University of Baroda, Vadodara, Srinagar,N.R. Nisha Cochin University, Cochin
  • 1999-2000: Neelam Shah DBS PG College, Dehra Dun,S.N. Sulthana University of Mysore, Mysore
  • 2000-01:Som Nath University of Jammu,Ms. Kapesa Lokho Nagaland University, Kohima
  • 2001-02:Kulwant Singh University of Jammu,Varun Parmar University of Jammu
  • 2002-03:Omkar Verma University of Jammu,P.Ganesan University of Jammu
  • 2003-04:R. Raju Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai,V. Stephen Pichaimani University of Madras
  • 2004-05:No Selection
  • 2005-06:Mahesh. S,Pauline Sabina K,Swapna Rebha,Mysore University
  • 2006-07:Anusuya Bhandari WIHG, Dehradun
  • 2007-08:Dhruba Jyoti Deka Department of Geological Sciences,Gauhati University
  • 2008-09:Sharma Lal Chattoraj IIT – Mumbai
  • 2009-10:Laxmipriya Sahoo Bilal Ahmad Talib IIT– Mumbai Aligarh Muslim University
  • 2010-11:C.J. Nagamadhu Umarani Sijagurumayam Mysore University Manipur University
  • 2011-12:P. Mahalakshmi Chennai, Department of Geology,University of Madras
  • 2012-13:M.P. Kundal Nagpur University, Nagpur
  • 2013-14:Hemlet Gogoi Dibrugarh University, Assam