Science Literature Awards (SLA)

Science Literature Awards (SLA) are meant to recognize the contributions made by science writers in promoting Science through Science Literature in Malayalam. The awards are under the following five categories

1. Science Book (Children's Literature)
2. Science Book (Popular Science)
3. Science Book (In-depth Science)
4. Science Journalism Award
5. Science Book (Malayalam translation)

Applications invited for KSCSTE Science Literature Awards 2019 (Last date: 14-08-2020 extended to 30.09.2020)

Applications are invited through advertisement every year. Application should be submitted in the prescribed format along with 3 copies of the books.

  • Each Award carries a cash prize of Rs. 50,000/-, a plaque and certificate.
  • Science writers in Malayalam
  • Application by self or by nomination

Scientist – in- Charge (SLA)
Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE)
Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 4.
Tel: 0471-2548299, 0471-2548341 (O),