Year of Commencement :1995
Frequency : Once in three years
Value : Rs. 10,000/- with a citation


  • Award is for the best work done in the field of Biochemistry and Allied Sciences in India
  • Award is open to all Indian Scientists who must be member of the Society for at least two years or life member.
  • No age limit.
  • A lecture will be scheduled at the Annual Meeting of SBC(I) and presentation will be made at that time.
  • Eligible person has to be nominated by a life member of the Society and no self nomination is accepted.


Dr. P. K. Seth, ITRC, Lucknow 1995
Dr. S. K. Brahmachari, CBT, Delhi 1998
Dr. D. N. Rao, AIIMS, New Delhi 2001
Dr. D. Karunagaran, RGCB, Kerala 2003
Dr. C. Durga Rao, IISc., Bangalore 2006
Dr. Pawan Malhotra, ICGEB, New Delhi 2009
Dr. K P Gopinathan, IISc, Bangalore 2012
Dr. G. Suresh Kumar,  IICB, Kolkata 2015
Dr. Nitish Mahapatra, IIT-Madras, Chennai 2018