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SOCIETY FOR ALTERNATIVES TO ANIMAL EXPERIMENTS-INDIA (SAAE-I)
‘Dr Dipti M. Kapoor Endowment Award’-2023
The Society for Alternatives to Animal Experiments-India (SAAE-I) confers every year on a young researcher working in the field of/practicing Non-animal Methods/Alternatives to Animal Experiments, the Dr Dipti M. Kapoor Endowment Award at the Society’s Annual Conference.
Applications are invited for this year’s conference (6th Annual Conference of SAAE-I) scheduled for November 21-22, 2023, at Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh.
Dr Dipti M. Kapoor had been the Science Policy Advisor of PeTA-India. She passed away at a young age, creating a big void in the alternative scenario in India, which will be challenging to fill. To recognize her contribution ‘to Alternatives, SAAE-I has instituted this award.
The 2022 award was conferred on Dr. Shilpy Sharma, Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune.
Organizing Secretary, SAAE- AC6
General Secretary, SAAE-I
Society for Alternatives to Animal Experiments-India (SAAE-I)
‘Dr. Dipti M. Kapoor Endowment Award’-2022
The Society for Alternatives to Animal Experiments-India (SAAE-I) confers every year on a young researcher working in the field of/practicing Non-animal Methods/ Alternatives to Animal Experiments, the Dr. Dipti M. Kapoor Endowment Award at the Society’s Annual Conference. Applications are invited for this year conference due to be held on December 8-9 at the University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram.
The award shall consist of:
How to Apply:
Dr. Dipti M. Kapoor, Science Policy Advisor, PeTA-India, has left us untimely, and a big void in the alternatives scenario in India has been created. In order to recognize the enormous contribution of Dr. Dipti M. Kapoor, who was also one of the Founding Members of the Society for Alternative to Animal Experiments – India (SAAE-I), and her lasting impact on the animal alternatives movement in India, the Society felt obliged to remember her by instituting an Endowment in her memory. The Society, in consultation with the family members of Dr. Dipti and the PeTA – India, invited contribution for the Endowment. A major contribution was received from PeTA – India. SAAE-I members, friends and well-wishers of Dr. Dipti made generous contribution, the total of which as of now, amounts to Rs. 1,00,000/- (Rupees one lakh).