Awards

ISA awards are institutionalised to promote the awareness about ISA and to incentivize the advances to be made in Solar Energy under the agies of ISA. The awards can be financed by ISA Member countries or their supra or sub national entities.

Kalpana Chawla Haryana Solar Award (Haryana) 

  • The state of Haryana sanctioned a corpus of INR 10 crores for instituting the solar award
  • The solar award has been instituted for scientists from ISA member countries working in the field of solar energy
  • This award recognizes the contributions of scientists, engineers and technologists and to further encourage their participation in solar sector
  • The interest earned on the fixed deposit is earmarked for the award and to meet the related administrative expenses'

ISA-Karnataka Visvesvraya Solar Award (Karnataka) 

  • The state of Karnataka will sanction a corpus of INR 10 crores for instituting the Visvesvraya Solar Award for best floating solar project
  • The objective of the award is to recognize the contributions and to further encourage governments and developers doing outstanding workin the solar energy sector
  • The interest earned on the fixed deposit is earmarked for the award and to meet the related administrative expenses

ISA Madhya Pradesh Acharya Vinoba Bhave International Solar Pump Award (Madhya Pradesh) 

  • The state of Madhya Pradesh sanctioned a corpus of INR 10 crores for instituting the solar pump award
  • The objective of the award is to promote outstanding work in the field of solar pumps and to provide them a platform to showcase their contributions
  • The interest earned on the fixed deposit is earmarked for the award and to meet the related administrative expenses