Distinguished Alumni award
Naresh Vashisht ISMAANA receives Distinguished Alumni award
Mr. Naresh Vashisht (PE’67) received Distinguished Alumnus Award from IIT (ISM) Director Dr. Rajiv Shekhar during the annual Basant function at IIT (ISM) Dhanbad on February 2, 2020. Naresh received the award in 2018 but accepted it during his visit to the IIT (ISM) campus this year to review the work on Innovation and Tinkering Laboratory that he is funding. Naresh is a strong supporter of his alma mater providing 20 scholarships of Rs. 1 Lakh each annually to needy meritorious students. Our heartiest congratulations to Naresh for this well-deserved award.
Dipak Sarkar President ISMAANA receives Distinguished Alumni award
Mr. Dipak Sarkar (PE’67) President ISMAANA received a Distinguished Alumni award from Dr. Rajeev Shekhar, Director IIT (ISM) at the annual Basant Function on February 2, 2020, at Dhanbad. During Dipak’s tenure at ISMAANA, we have been able to get sponsors for 52 merit cum means scholarships for needy meritorious students at IIT (ISM). Additionally, the start of the innovation lab as well as several awards such as outstanding teaching award, outstanding researcher award as well as innovation prizes were instituted.
In the citation for the award, IIT (ISM) recognized his outstanding contribution to his alma mater by awarding him the “Nagendra Kumar Memorial Award” for the year 2019. Below are a couple of pictures from the award ceremony.