Prof. Richa Kumar wins outstanding social scientists award

Richa Kumar of our Department has won The Malcolm and Elizabeth Adiseshiah Trust’s national award for outstanding social scientists below the age of 45 years. Congratulations Prof. Richa Kumar!

The Malcolm and Elizabeth Adiseshiah Trust has instituted the award this year for recognised contributions to Development Studies by a scholar in India under the age of 45 years. Prof. Kumar is the first recipient of the inaugural Elizabeth Adiseshiah Memorial Award 2019. The award carries a citation and a cash prize of rupees one lakh.