Thank you for your enthusiasm! We received an overwhelming response from students all across India and the challenge is now closed.
88 student teams are applying their STEM skills to come up with possible solutions to tackle malnutrition in India. Click here for a sneak peek into the ideas that our student solvers are working on.
The solutions are due by November 9th, 2018. We will announce the winners in December, 2018.
About the New York Academy of Sciences
For 200 years—since 1817—the Academy has brought together extraordinary people working at the frontiers of discovery. Among the oldest scientific organizations in the United States, it has become not only an enduring cultural institution in New York, but also one of the most significant organizations in the global scientific community. The mission of the New York Academy of Sciences is to drive innovative solutions to society's challenges by advancing scientific research, education and policy.
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.