Distinguished Alumnus Awards - 2020

Last date of receiving nomination is 15th June, 2020
1. The Distinguished Alumnus Award (DAA) is given to an alumnus of University of Roorkee (UOR) or its successor IIT Roorkee (IITR) to recognize his/her outstanding contributions in one of the five categories listed below. The contributions should be self-evident to the peers in the category:
  • Academic or Research Excellence
  • Excellence in Engineering or Technology Innovation
  • Managerial Excellence in Private, Public or Government Sector
  • Entrepreneurial Excellence
  • Excellence in Service to the Society
At most two awards in each category i.e. a maximum of 10 awards can be given each year.

2. Nominations for DAA are invited from all over the world and anyone can submit nominations online.

3. The nominations received during the last two years but not selected for the award would also be eligible for consideration, along with the fresh nominations.

4. Last date of receiving nomination is 15th June, 2020.

5. The selection committee consists of the following five members:
  • Director IITR - Chairperson
  • Two persons of eminence (to be nominated by the BOG)
  • One Institute Chair Professor (nominated by Director IITR).
6. The recommendations of the committee would be sent to the Chairman BOG for approval.

7. The Distinguished Alumnus Awards would be given on the Foundation Day - 25th November every year.