Nishant Srinivasaiah (MSc 2010-12)
The Carl Zeiss Wildlife Conservation Award recognizes outstanding contribution to wildlife conservation in India. His work on elephant conservation in the South India landscape have earned him this award. Nishant is presently doing his PhD at NIAS, with Dr Anindya Sinha.
Divya Karnad (MSc 2008-10)
The Future For Nature Award is a prestigious international award that celebrates tangible achievements in protecting wild animal and plant species. Apart from being one of 3 awards given per year, Divya is also the first Indian woman to win the award for her work in marine conservation. Divya is presently a faculty at Ashoka University, Haryana.
We wish them both every success!