Infosys
Prize 2018

The Infosys Prize 2018 laureates were honored at a gala event on January 5 in Bengaluru. The winners were felicitated by the Chief Guest, Prof. Manjul Bhargava, Fields Medalist and R. Brandon Fradd Professor of Mathematics at Princeton University, with a pure gold medal, a citation and a prize purse of USD 100,000. The event was attended by renowned scientists and academicians from India and abroad, business leaders, young researchers and students.

At the ceremony, the Infosys Science Foundation announced the results of the ISF Nutrition Challenge, an innovation challenge in which young researchers-in-the-making (age 13-18) across India worked together in virtual teams and used STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) skills to come up with possible solutions to effectively combat malnutrition among expectant mothers and children under the age of five. The winners and the runners-up were felicitated by the Prof. Amartya Sen, Jury Chair – Infosys Prize 2018 in Humanities, along with Mr. Mohandas Pai, Trustee – Infosys Science Foundation.

Infosys
Prize 2017

On January 10, 2018, the Infosys Prize 2017 Presentation Ceremony was held at the Leela Palace, Bengaluru where the laureates were awarded for their exceptional contributions to science and research across six fields: Engineering and Computer Science, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences. The Chief Guest, Prof. Kip Thorne, Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics, Emeritus at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and Nobel Prize 2017 Laureate, felicitated the winners across the six categories and awarded each laureate a purse of INR 65 lakhs, a 22-karat gold medallion and a citation certificate.

Infosys
Prize 2016

The Infosys Science Foundation (ISF) honored the winners of the Infosys Prize 2016 at an awards ceremony held at Leela Palace hotel, Bangalore to celebrate their inspiring journey and contributions to science and research. The Prize is given across six fields: Engineering and Computer Science, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences. The Chief Guest, Dr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, President of the Royal Society, Nobel Prize Laureate and Padma Vibhushan, felicitated the winners in six categories and awarded each laureate a purse of INR 65 lakhs, a 22-karat gold medallion and a citation certificate.

Infosys
Prize 2015

The Infosys Prize 2015 Presentation Ceremony at the Taj Palace February 13, 2016. Honorable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee felicitated the laureates in six categories of research.

(L-R) Prof. Mahan Mj, Professor, Laureate Mathematical Sciences; Dr. Srinath Raghavan, Laureate Social Sciences; Dr. Amit Sharma, Laureate Life Sciences; Mr. Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys Limited and Trustee, Infosys Science Foundation; Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Honorable President of India; Mr. S.D. Shibulal, Co founder, Infosys Limited and President of the Board of Trustees, Infosys Science Foundation; Prof. G Ravindra Kumar, Laureate Physical Sciences; Prof. Jonardon Ganeri, Laureate Humanities; Prof. Umesh Waghmare, Laureate Engineering and Computer Science.

Infosys
Prize 2014

The Infosys Prize 2014 Presentation Ceremony was held in Kolkata at the Crystal Hall of the Taj Bengal on the 5th of January, 2015. The Chief Guest for the ceremony, Nobel Laureate Prof. Amartya Sen, felicitated the laureates in the six categories of scientific research. Each prize carried with it a 22 karat gold medal, a citation expounding the laureate’s work and INR 65 lakh (tax free) as prize money.

Infosys
Prize 2013

The Infosys Prize 2013 Presentation Ceremony was held in Bangalore at the Mysore Hall of the ITC Gardenia on the 8th of February, 2014. The Chief Guest for the ceremony, Former Secretary – General of the UN (1997-2006), Mr. Kofi A. Annan, felicitated the laureates in the six categories of scientific research. Each prize carried with it a 22 karat gold medal, a citation expounding the laureate’s work and INR 55 lakh (tax free) as prize money.

Infosys
Prize 2012

The Infosys Prize 2012 Presentation Ceremony was held in New Delhi at the Durbar Hall of the Taj Palace Hotel on the 3rd of January, 2013. The Chief Guest for the ceremony, Former Prime Minister of Norway and Former Director-General of the World Health Organization, Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, felicitated the laureates in the six categories of scientific research. Each prize carried with it a 22 karat gold medal, a citation expounding the laureate’s work and INR 50 lakh (tax free) as prize money.

Infosys
Prize 2011

The Infosys Prize 2011 presentation was held in Bangalore at the Grand Ballroom of the Leela Palace hotel on the 9th of January 2012. The Chief Guest for the ceremony, 11th President of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, felicitated the laureates in the five categories of scientific research. Each prize carried with it a 22 karat gold medal, a citation expounding the laureate’s work and INR 50 lakh (tax free) as prize money.

Infosys
Prize 2010

The Infosys Prize 2010 presentation was held in Mumbai at the Crystal Ballroom of the iconic Taj Palace and Towers hotel on the 6th of January 2011. The Chief Guest for the ceremony, Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh, felicitated the laureates in the five categories of scientific research. Each prize carried with it a 24 karat gold medal, a citation expounding the laureate’s work and INR 50 lakh (tax free) as prize money.

Infosys
Prize 2009

The Infosys Prize 2009 presentation was held in New Delhi at the Durbar Hall of the prominent Taj Palace hotel on the 4th of January 2010. The Chief Guest for the ceremony, Vice President of India, Shri. Hamid Ansari, felicitated the laureates in the five categories of scientific research. Each prize carried with it a 22 karat gold medal, a citation expounding the laureate’s work and INR 50 lakh (tax free) as prize money.

Infosys
Prize 2008

The Infosys Mathematics Prize in 2008 was awarded jointly by Infosys Limited and the National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS) on the 18th of February, 2009, at a ceremony at the NIAS where the laureate was presented with a gold medal and INR 50 lakh (tax free) as prize money.