INFORMATION TO CONTRIBUTORS
Research papers are invited in any of the 12 (Twelve) Subject areas
There will be a review panel constituted for each subject area (Code: 01-12) for scrutinizing the submitted papers and deciding whether they are accepted and qualify for the contest/general presentation or rejected, subject to the score obtained during the evaluation. However contributors may have to specify their choice for contesting for Best Paper Award.
Selection of accepted papers for oral/poster presentation also depends on the decision of the reviewers based on the score obtained during the evaluation. Papers with higher scores will be chosen for oral presentation within the prescribed number of oral presentation in each subject decided by the Technical Committee.
The contestants are advised to submit their research paper along with a one page abstract online in the format detailed in the website well ahead of the last date of submission.
BEST PAPER AWARD:
Young researchers are encouraged to contest for Best Paper Award by presenting their research work in the 12 Subject Areas(Code 0-12).
The Best Paper Award carries a Certificate of merit and a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/-. The awardees are also eligible for a Contingency grant of Rs.1,00,000/- (Rupees One lakh only) for two years for pursuing further research based on a proposal submitted to the Council.
The contestants should submit one page abstract andfull length paper as per the stipulated guidelines.
Only the abstracts of papers will be published in the Congress Proceedings and the contestants are free to publish the full papers in journals
BEST POSTER AWARD:
Participants are encouraged to contribute papers in the prescribed format which may be selected for poster presentation based on the decision of the review committee. The best poster in each of the Subject Areas will be awarded a Certificate of Merit.
The official language of Kerala Science Congress is English. All paper submissions should be made in English only. However, the contributors of the subject area (12) are free to present their paper in English or in Malayalam.