Dr. Stya Paul
(October 4, 1919 - June 7, 2010)
Founder Chairman, Apeejay Stya Group & Apeejay Education Society
Founder Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University
IOG Dr. STYA PAUL AWARDS
All original research articles, review articles, and case reports published in the Indian Obstetrics and Gynaecology shall be eligible for various awards.
The awards have been instituted to commemorate the memory of Late Dr. Stya Paul - an eminent industrialist, educationist, philanthropist and freedom fighter who provided the foundation and inspiration for the emergence of the Apeejay Stya Group and the Apeejay Education Society as trusted symbols of quality and excellence in the country's industrial and educational landscape. A pioneering entrepreneur with a far-sighted vision of the future, Dr. Stya Paul was instrumental in the rise of the Apeejay Group as one of the biggest industrial houses of independent India, and was a leading architect of the country's emergence as a self-reliant industrial superpower, founded on the strength of Indian capability and enterprise. It was he, who as the undisputed voice of the industry in young independent India, first embraced the concept of corporate social responsibility and emphasized the need for an integral relationship between ethics and business.
The awards to be given once a year, are as follows:
- Best original article - Rs.25,000
- Best review article – Rs. 10,000
- Best case report of the year – Rs. 7500
All the articles published in the Indian Obstetrics and Gynaecology shall be peer reviewed by the awards committee. The assessments of the jury shall be final and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard. The awards’ function will be held on the birth anniversary of Dr. Stya Paul every year.