In memory of KFRI’s first Director, Dr.C. Chandrasekharan, his family has instituted an endowment in KFRI to conduct a memorial lecture and an award to young researchers working on forest and environment in Kerala.
This year 16 applications were received and the endowment committee shortlisted eight applications for a public presentation at KFRI. After the presentation the endowment committee met and unanimously decided to give the award to Mr. Ranjith A.P, Research Scholar, Department of Zoology, University of Calicut.
Shri. P.K Kesavan IFS, PCCF, Kerala Forest Department, Thiruvananthapuram delivered Dr.Chandrasekhara memorial lecture and gave away the award to the winner at KFRI on 18th January 2018. The award consist of a gold medal, certificate and a cash award.
|Published on: January 18, 2018||January 18, 2018|