Infosys Science Foundation Nutrition Challenge

Thank you for your enthusiasm! We received an overwhelming response from students all across India.

We are delighted to announce Team Podible and Team Nutri-App as the winners and the runners-up respectively.

1st Prize:
Team Podible

  • Leelasri Jay
  • Prithve Kiran Shekar
  • Sandeep Rao
  • Arunima Sen
  • Kesava Kirupa Dinakaran

Runners-Up:
Team Nutri-App

  • Aarzoo Kaveri Sen
  • Arnab Mishra
  • Pradhyumna Hayagriva Kadambi
  • Pratham Tikkisetty
  • Sumvith Kiran

Team Podible and Team Nutri-App presented their solutions to the ISF Nutrition Challenge at the Infosys Prize 2018 Presentation Ceremony in Bangalore

Team ISF with the Innovation challenge winners and runners-up, at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, for the PSLV-C45 launch

Grand Prize:

  • Each member of the winning team will receive a scholarship of five hundred thousand Rupees (RS 5,00,000)
  • The winning team will be invited to travel to Bangalore to attend the Infosys Prize ceremony on January 5, 2019, and to visit the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) at Sriharikota to witness the launch of a rocket
  • Entry into The Junior Academy of the New York Academy of Sciences in Fall 2019

Second Place:

  • The second place winners will be invited to travel to Bangalore to attend the Infosys Prize ceremony on January 5, 2019, and to visit the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) at Sriharikota to witness the launch of a rocket
  • Entry into The Junior Academy of the New York Academy of Sciences in Fall 2019

About the New York Academy of Sciences

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The New York Academy of Sciences is an independent, not-for-profit organization that since 1817 has been committed to advancing science, technology, and society worldwide. With more than 20,000 members in 100 countries around the world, the Academy is creating a global community of science for the benefit of humanity. The Academy's core mission is to advance scientific knowledge, positively impact the major global challenges of society with science-based solutions, and increase the number of scientifically informed individuals in society at large. Please visit us online at www.nyas.org.

About Infosys Science Foundation

The ISF is a not-for-profit foundation established in 2009 to bring back the romance to research and science. Through the Infosys Prize, it recognizes six mid-career scientists or researchers each year for stellar work in their field by awarding them a prize of USD 100,000, a gold medal and a citation by internationally renowned jury. Besides the Infosys Prize, The ISF runs other programs to excite interest and inspire the younger generation to look at science and research as a career option.