List of successful candidates for the JN Scholarships for 2018-2019.

Category [1] : Indian Nationals

Category [2] : Nationals of other Asian countries

S.No. Name of Scholar Title of the Project Period

Category [1]

Ecology & Environment

1 Mr. Vijeth.S
Kerala Agricultural University Trivandrum
Development of chili (Capsicum annuum L.) hybrids with leaf curl virus resistance, high yield and quality 6 months
2 Mr.Pradeep Kumar
Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University Hisar
Herbicide mixtures and sequential application against multiple herbicide resistant Phalaris minor Retz. in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Up to January 2019
3 Ms. Jayalaxmi W.
Assam University Silchar
Studies On High Level Aminoglycoside Resistance in Enterobacteriaceae; Phenotypic and Genotypic Characterization Two years
4 Mr. Suprabuddha Kundu
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya Nadia
In vitro mass propagation and Ri-mediated hairy root culture of Wedelia Chinensis (Osbeck) Merrill for enhancing its pharmaceutical metabolites Up to August 2019
5 Ms. Hapanu Uma Babubhai
Gujarat University Ahmedabad
"Isolation And Partial Characterization of Commercially Relevant By-Products from Selected Agro-Industrial Waste" Two Years
6 Ms. Jayalaxmi V.
Madurai Kamaraj University Madurai
"Biotechnological approaches for conservation and molecular characterization of wild and hybrid derivatives of finger millet Eleusing coracana (L) Gaertn" Two Years
7 Ms Gopa Mishra
Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology Bhubaneswar
"Studies on Coconut (Cocos nucifera L.) Based Integrated Cropping system in Coastal Odisha" One Year
8 Mr. Ajeet Singh
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
Inventorization and Sustainable Management of Agrobiodiversity in Selected District of Eastern Uttar Pradesh Two Years
9 Ms Reshma M.R.
Kerala Agricultural University Thrissur
Anionic equilibria in major soil types of Kerala Up to March 2019
10 Ms. Deepa Dhatwalia
Kumaun University Nainital
Development of marker free transgenics of Indian mustard (Brassica juncea) for aphid resistance Two Years
11 Mr Bikash Kumar
Central University of Rajasthan Ajmer
Development of Pretreatment Technology for conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to bioethanol Up to July 2019
12 Choudhary Rakeshkumar Sheshrao
University of Agricultural Sciences Dharwad
"Linkage Mapping & Identification of QTLs For Yield, Yield Contributing Trait and Root Traits In Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor L. (Moech)]" Up to August 2019
13 Ms. Kasturi Charan
Jadavpur University Kolkata
Characterization of potassium solubilizing bacterial from tea soils in Assam and their role in improvement of tea quality Two Years
14 Mr. Premardhya N
Central Agricultural University Umiam
"Assessment of weed diversity and its impact on crop-weed interaction in upland rice-rapeseed cropping system under residue mulch" One Year

Indian History & Civilisation

15 Ms. Megha Sharma
Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi
The Juridicality of Labour In Post Colonial India 1947-1980 Up to July 2019
16 Ms. Satakshi Sinha
Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi
Crime And The City: Delhi 1911-1956 Up to July 2019


17 Ms. Chandni Bhambhani
Osmania University Hyderabad
Delaying or Rejecting parenthood: Decision Making Process among Couples in Indian Cities Two Years
18 Mr. Ajit Kumar Lenka
Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi
Water Supply and Sanitation-An inquiry into Intersectionality between Policies, Provisioning and Providers in Bhubaneswar City, Odisha Up to July 2019
19 Ms. Anu Mary Peter
National Institute of Technology Tiruchirapalli
Picturing the Chronicle of Hunger : Eating Disorders and Graphic Medicine Two Years

Comparative Studies in Religion & Culture

20 Ms. Vishakha Sen
University of Lucknow Lucknow
The Idea of Self in Sudhir Kakar's Psychoanalytic Theory and Literary Hermeneutics Up to May 2019
21 Ms. Jyoti Gupta
Dayalbagh Educational Institute Agra
Vachanacharya Sudhakalasa's Sangitopanisat-Saroddhara Granth with its features and relevance Two Years


22 Mr. Veeresh S. Wali
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Bhubaneswar
Economic analysis of Surface Water Irrigation Institutions in the Irrigated commands of Krishna River Basin Up to July 2019

Category [2]

Ecology & Environment

1 Mr. Alaa Yousef Mhawish (Jordan)
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
Improved estimation of surface PM 2.5 by fusing multiple earth-observation A -Train satellite products Up to October 2019