SHAMSHER PRAKASH FOUNDATION
(NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION)
www.yoga10.org

 

President: SHAMSHER PRAKASH
Secretary: SALLY PRAKASH

 

2013 SHALINI AND DR. SHAMSHER PRAKASH PRIZE FOR CREATIVE DESIGN(India)

First Prize     :  INR 20,000
Second Prize :  INR 10,000
(More than one prize may be awarded in each category)

INRODUCTION:

The future of a country is in the hands of the young. This is a small opportunity to bring out the best in science and engineering in our young people in India.

RULES:

The competition is open to only full time undergraduate students, in any discipline from all Engineering schools in IndiaThe subject of competition is open in any discipline of science and engineering. The students are advised to prepare a design proposal and submit their entry by May 31, 2013. Please send a soft copy ,single PDF file only not to exceed 2MB size , for each entry which must include the following in described order:

  1. Cover Page which must include name(s) of the candidate(s),complete postal address, and E-mail address of Candidate(s)
  2. Name, address of your Director/ Principal, and teacher/s guiding you, with their Email address on the cover page
  3. Topic of the Project
  4. Name of the school/college with complete postal address
  5. Project Details
  6. Any other relevant information which you think might be useful

Please submit 1 copy each to:

1. Dr. Manoranjan Parida (Coordinator)
Professor
Civil Engineering Department
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee ,
Roorkee – 247667, INDIA
Tel.No: 91-1332-285448(0), 285443 (R)
Email : mprdafce@iitr.ernet.in
2. Dr. Shamsher Prakash (President)
Shamsher Prakash Foundation
Anand Kutir,1707 Jackson Circle, Rolla, MO-65401,USA
Tel/Fax: (573)364-5572
Email: prakash@mst.edu
 

CRITERIA FOR WINNERS

Genuine new idea, with emphasis on creativity and simplicity. Target lowest cost/performance ratio including energy, accessibility, safety, specialization vis-à-vis universalization, utilization of natural resources where possible, universal design concept and flexibility and versatility in use. Emphasis is on creativity and simplicity. All original submissions are valuable.

COMMITEE FOR INITIAL CONTACT

Members

Name

Email

1. Shalini Prakash

prakash@mst.edu

2. Manoranjan Parida (IIT-R)

mprdafce@iitr.ernet.in

3.V.K. Gupta (IIT-R)

vkgsufce@iitr.ernet.in

4. Jyothi Singhai (NIT-B)

j_singhai@rediffmail.com

5. S.Y. Kulkarni

archsfap@iitr.ernet.in

6. DN Singh (IIT-B)

dns@civil.iitb.ac.in

7. Shareka Iqbal (IIT-G)

shareka.iqbal@iitg.ernet.in

8. B.S. Walia (GNDECL)

bswalia2000@yahoo.co.in

9. Maneek Kumar(TIET)

maneek@tiet.ac.in

10. JS Oberoi, BBSBEC, S

jpsoberoi@gmail.com

                                 FACILITATOR
Shamsher Prakash Email : prakash@mst.edu

Prospective competitors are advised to direct their queries by Email only to any member of the above committee.Please do mark a copy, however, to: prakash@mst.edu

JUDGING

A Judging Committee of international experts will be appointed in each discipline, in which the entries are received. The winning design will be announced by August 31, 2013. Arrangements will be made to award the prize/s at a suitable function in Roorkee.