Best Paper Award (BPA) Contingent Grant Scheme

To promote continued research by the Best Paper Awardees of Kerala Science Congress, contingent grant is provided. The Contingent grand will be provided for the proposal submitted by the awardee which should be a continuation of the work carried out, after the selection of the best paper award.

Details of Payment effected in 2022
Details of Payment effected in 2021 
March 2021
Details of Payment effected in 2020 
May 2020

Best Paper Awardees can submit applications for contingency grant on or before 31st December of every year in the prescribed format.

  • The contingent grant carries Rs. 1 lakh
  • The grant is provided for a period of two years @ Rs. 50,000/- per year

Candidates who have won the Best Paper Awards from Kerala Science Congress are eligible to apply

The Head,
Science Technology Promotion Division
Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE)
Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 004
Tel: +91 471 2548214