Every year World Award Convention issues “Emerging College of the Year Award” under four categories namely Placement, Research, Infrastructure and Academics for Higher Educational Institutes, “Academic Department of the Year Award” for programs (branches/departments) of Engineering Institutions, “Principal of the Year” Award for the Principals of the Higher Educational Institutes, “WAC Research Excellence Award / Young Achiever Award” to the research scholars, academicians and professionals from industries for their research work published in any International Journals or Conferences and “WAC Best Teacher Award” for teaching professionals for excellence in teaching, Award for the HOD’s of various Academic Departments of Educational Institutes for their excellence in leadership and management: “WAC HOD of the Year”, “WAC Student Project of the year” award to the UG/PG students for academic project.

WAC Research Excellence Award (REA)/ Young Achiever Award (YAA): WAC Research Excellence Award / Young Achiever Award is to encourage researchers by issuing awards to his/her research paper published in any of the reputed International Journals or conferences. More than 100 research papers from all over India will be awarded with the above title. Selection process and Benefits of both the awards are same. By default, the award title will be Research Excellence Award, however Young Achiever Award title will be given to those who prefers it and with below 40 years of age.

WAC Best Teacher Award (BTA) / Academic Excellence Award (AEA): This award is to recognize the teaching professionals for excellence in teaching, collaboration with students in research projects, and active participation with students in professional activities, good academic record, growth and achievement in his/her area of expertise. Minimum teaching experience must be 2 years and he/she must be presently working professional.

WAC HOD of the Year Award (HYA): WAC HOD of the Year Award is to recognize the HOD’s of various Academic Departments of Educational Institutes for their excellence leadership and management. It is based on people (staff) management, financial management, responsibility for research, quality measures to achieve respective Program Outcomes (POs) and Program Educational Objectives(PEOs) and personal specification (Skills, Experience, Research etc.).

WAC Principal of the year Award (PYA): WAC recognizes the professional contributions and academic achievements of an individual in the area of education. “Principal of the Year” awards will be honoured to the Principals of Higher Education Institutions as the recognition of significant contributions to institution building process as illustrious career, a role model management academic who is well respected among the community of students, researchers and faculties.

WAC Student Projects Programme (SPP): WAC Student Projects Programme is to encourage students by issuing awards to their academic projects and also to provide platform to publish their project work in an open access digital library of academic projects.

WAC Awards for Higher Education Institutions: WAC issues “Emerging College of the Year Award” for Higher Education Institutions as recognition of significant contributions of the institute to the technical society under three categories, namely: Excellent Placements, Academic Excellence, Significant Researches and good Infrastructure.

WAC Awards for Academic Departments: WAC issues “Academic Department of the Year Award” for programs (branches/departments) of Engineering Institutions based on academic excellence, research activities, placements etc.

WAC Awards for School Teachers : WAC National Award for Teachers is started with the aim of raising the prestige of teachers and giving public recognition to the meritorious services of outstanding teachers working in Primary, Middle and Higher Secondary Schools. It is issued under two categories: Best School Teachers of India and Best School Principals of the Year. There is no deadline for nomination submission. Listing of Teachers runs throughout the year.

BENEFITS

Benefits of WAC Research Excellence Award/ Young Achiever Award / WAC Best Teacher Award / WAC Academic Excellence Award / WAC Principal of the Year Award:

  • Hard copy of the certificate with respective Award Title and Brass plated Memento will be given where awardee name and research paper (in case of REA and YAA) details will be mentioned.
  • WAC Professional Membership which is worth of Rs.1500/- will be given. Membership Id card and Certificate will be given to all the participants. For more details and benefits visit https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • Registered participants details along with photo will be published in WAC Year book which will be circulated among more than 15,000 subscribers and soft copy of the year book will be given.
  • He/She will be considered as reviewer for our WAC Journals and certificate will be issued for the same. For more details on WAC Journals log on to https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • His/Her details will be displayed in our awards department page https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • He/She may be invited as a session chair / resource person for WAC events in his/her area of expertise.

Benefits of Student Projects Programme

  • Up to 100 projects will be awarded with the title “Student Project of the Year” https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • All the registered projects will be published in “WAC-Digital Library of Academic Projects”
  • WAC Student membership to all the project team members will be issued freely.
  • Participation Certificate will be given to all the registered team members (Maximum of four students per project).
  • Guideship Certificate will be given to the Project guide.
  • Department participation certificate will be given, if more than 4 teams are registered from the department for this contest.
  • College participation certificate will also be given, if more than 20 teams are registered from the college.

Benefits of National Awards for School Teachers

  • Hard copy of the certificate with respective Award Title and Brass plated Memento will be given where awardee name.
  • WAC Professional Membership which is worth of Rs.1500/- will be given. Membership Id card and Certificate will be given to all the participants. For more details and benefits visit https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • Registered participants details along with photo will be published in WAC Year book which will be circulated among more than 15,000 subscribers and soft copy of the year book will be given.
  • He/She will be considered as reviewer for our WAC Journals and certificate will be issued for the same. For more details on WAC Journals log on to www. https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • His/Her details will be displayed in our awards department page visit. https://worldawardconvention.com/

Benefits of WAC Awards for Higher Education Institutions

  • Certificate of Appreciation quoted Emerging Engineering College of the year under applied category.
  • WAC Institute/Department Membership will be given freely which is having many more benefits as mentioned in https://worldawardconvention.com/membership
  • MOU with the Institute/Department to establish Faculty/Student Chapter whose benefits are as mentioned in https://worldawardconvention.com/chapters
  • Free indexing of institute’s National or International conferences research papers (without any restrictions on number of pages or number of papers) in WAC Journals (https://worldawardconvention.com/) or in Digital Library of Research Papers (https://worldawardconvention.com/). The validity of this option is for two years.
  • Assistance to conduct National/International conferences (Conditions applied) in the institute including online publication, offline publication along with conference kit.
  • WAC-Editorial Board Membership will be given to the all Ph.D holders of the institute along with unique WAC ID and certificate. (Present Editorial Board Members: https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • Online Academic projects database of all the departments through WAC Digital Library of Academic Projects (DLAP) for the period of two years and later renewal is optional. But projects which are uploaded in this period of two years will be maintained for the life time. It is worth of Rs.10,000/-. For more details visit https://worldawardconvention.com/
  • WAC Professional Membership to all the faculties of Institute/Department (Only e-Certificate and e-Id card will be issued). Note: In general, individual person membership fee is Rs.1,500/-, Institute membership fee is Rs.50,000/- and Department membership fee is Rs.15,000/- WAC dispatches around 20,000 A3 size posters per year to promote its events (including conferences, Journals, Digital Library etc.) in which Institute Advertisement will be given for the period of one year.
  • Two pages for advertisement will be reserved for the institute in WAC YEAR BOOK which will be circulated to more than 15,000 WAC subscribers all over the country.
  • Institute can advertise any events that will be organized by it in WAC departments’ web pages, which are having more than one lakh viewers from all over the world in a year.
  • Assistance to publish conference proceedings with ISBN (Conditions applied).
  • Assistance to publish conference research papers in Scopus Indexed, UGC approved Journals (Conditions applied)..

PROCEDURE AND DOCUMENTS CHECK LIST TO APPLY FOR THE AWARD

PROCEDURE

 Nomination Submission. Nomination forms. Filled nomination form (hand written, not typed) along with the documents mentioned in respective award category checklist must be uploaded through online submission form available at: www. https://worldawardconvention.com/ Respective Nomination forms must be downloaded at www.worldawardconvention.com
Note: All respective documents must be zipped into single file and it has to be uploaded during online form filling.

TERMS AND DOCUMENTS CHECK LIST:

WAC Research Excellence Award/ Young Achiever Award: One of his/her best research papers (already published during past five years) must be selected by the candidate for award. Based on the technical weightage of the paper, standards of publisher, impact factor, citations etc. awards will be decided by the WAC Review committee.

  • Passport size photo (Image)
  • College/Employee ID Proof
  • Profile
  • Proof of publication – Certificate of conference/journal/patent
  • Full paper (If not open access, provide only link of abstract/full paper)
  • Link of publication (in Notepad)
  • Award nomination form

WAC Best Teacher Award / WAC Academic excellence Award: Teaching faculty of any grade can apply for this award with minimum of 2 years of experience.

  • Passport size photo (Image)
  • Experience Certificate and ID Card
  • Copy of students feedback statistics of previous semester
  • Result analysis of previous semester (any one subject you handled)
  • Profile
  • Justification for award(includes methods of teaching, interaction with students, organizing technical events for the students, projects, publications done along with your students)
  • Details of projects done along with your students
  • Details of grants received for the projects done by you or under your guidance.
  • Recommendation letter by any one alumni (passed out student)
  • Award nomination form

WAC Principal of the Year Award: Principal of any Higher Education Institute is eligible for this award with minimum of 2 years’ experience as Principal.

  • Passport size photo (Image)
  • Employee ID card (Mandatory)
  • Details of patents in your name with brief description
  • Details of Awards obtained with brief description
  • Details of Grants obtained for college under you
  • Details of Papers published (Journals/conference with details of paper and publication)
  • Details of Books published
  • Details of workshops organised as Convener(with titles and details)
  • Details of Technical Talks Given
  • of Students Guided by you (Including both Past and Present)
  • Details of Social Activities Involved (ex: Blood Donation camps, NSS camps, etc)
  • One page Justification For award
  • One page Profile of you
  • Any positions in society (ex: technical/Non-technical journal member, editor, reviewer etc.)
  • Award Nomination Form

WAC HOD of the Year Award: Head of the department of any academic departments of engineering colleges with Ph.D can apply for this award with minimum of 2 years’ experience as HOD.

  • Passport size photo (Image)
  • Experience Certificate and ID Card
  • Recommendation letter by the Principal
  • Copy of students feedback statistics of previous semester
  • Result analysis of previous semester(any one subject you handled)
  • Profile
  • Justification for award (includes your leadership qualities and management skills)
  • Details of the technical events organized by the department during last and present academic year
  • Details of the grants received by the department (if any) during last and present academic year
  • Recommendation letter by any one of the alumni (passed out student)
  • Write up about measures taken to achieve PO’s and PEOs
  • Award nomination form

Student Project Programme: Students (Maximum of four students per project) can submit their final year or pre final year academic project. Project team leader (student) must apply for the award.

  • Passport size photo of Team lead
  • Project Synopsis
  • Nomination form
  • Student ID card (Team lead)

Academic Department Awards: Coordinator/HOD of the nomination submitting academic department should upload all the necessary supporting documents.

  • Award nomination form
  • POs and POEs of the department
  • Result analysis of previous academic year
  • Details of the technical events organized by the department during last and present academic year
  • Details of the grants received by the department (if any) during last and present academic year
  • Details of research papers published during last and present academic year
  • Details of the students placed in reputed companies during last and present academic year
  • Details of the Social and cultural activities conducted by the department
  • Profile of the HOD
  • Proof of accreditation (NAAC/NBA, If any)
  • Details of the students cleared GATE
  • Details of the Books published by

WAC National Award for Teachers:

  • Award nomination form
  • School ID Card
  • Profile / Resume including Work Experience details
  • Justification for the Award along with supporting Documents

Institution Awards: Institution / Coordinator of the nomination submitting institution should upload all the necessary supporting documents as the proof under the applied category. Documents to be uploaded are depending on the category chosen. Supporting documents for all the information that will be mentioned in the nomination form must be given. Institution can apply for multiple categories but separate nomination forms have to be submitted

Details of the Awards and the Eligibility Criteria

1. Award for Teachers with Higher Potential

Eligibility

        The applicants must have the minimum of five continuous years experience in School Teaching. They must have discovered new teaching practices or activities to improve the students’ aptitude for learning. The practices and activities must be original. A three page report should be prepared that should include details of the activities and teaching practices, responses from the students, demonstrating procedures (videos or tapes may be enclosed) , and a forward from the higher authority ( Head Masters or Principals ). The report should not exceed three pages.

2. Award for Professors with Excellence in Teaching in Higher Education

Eligibility

         The applicants must have the minimum of five continuous years experience in College Teaching. They must have discovered new teaching practices or activities to improve the students’ aptitude for learning. The practices and activities must be original. A three page report should be prepared that should include details of the activities and teaching practices, responses from the students, demonstrating procedures (videos or tapes may enclosed), and a forward from the higher authority (Principals or Secretaries). The report should not exceed three pages.

3. Award for Cutting -edge Researches

Eligibility

          The applicants must be any individuals whose research activities must have been approved of by any one of the Universities, Industries or Government Agencies in the world. Candidates involved with UGC projects are also eligible to apply for this award. A detailed report, comprising Research Problems, Data Collection Method, Research Tools and probable implications, must be sent to the Award Committee. The researches envisaging social development are given primary importance. Bullet points about the social relevance of the research may be included.

4. Award for Achievement of Excellence in Career Guidance and Placements

Eligibility

          The applicants must be a Faculty in any one of the Higher Education Institutions. They must be currently working as Placement Officers. A report should be sent, comprising the details about the tenure of the incumbency, measures taken to improve the employability of the students, corporate collaborations, HR summits attended, and the number of students placed during their stint.

5. Award for the Think Tanks in Technical Education

Eligibility

         The applicants must have the minimum of five continuous years experience in College Teaching. They must be Faculty of Technical Education Institutions. The applicants must have brought about a change in the Technical Education which should use pragmatic approach to teach technical education. They must have evolved new strategies for applying the concepts of Engineering for better education. The strategies and methods must be original. A three page report should be prepared that should include details of the activities and teaching practices, responses from the students, demonstrating procedures (videos or tapes may be enclosed), and a forward from the higher authority (Principals or Secretaries). The report should not exceed three pages.

6. Award for Scientists

Eligibility

        The applicants must have discovered or invented something new and submitted path breaking research papers to improve the status of human beings. They must be any individuals who may be working for private or government industries or organizations. They must send a detailed report of the complete features of the discoveries or research papers along with the application form. The applicants must justify how useful their crafts and ideas are to the society.

7. Young Scientist Award

Eligibility

          The applicants should not be more than 26 years old. They may be currently studying in either private or government college under any university. They must have invented new ideas, concepts, objects which include all kinds of automation or discovered alternative use of any materials or living things available on the earth. The applicants must write about their innovations in 100 words. Photos of the objects or crafts may also be enclosed with application. The application must also be enclosed with the LoR given by the higher authority of the respective colleges.

8. Award for the Scientists for Relentless Service

Eligibility

The applicants must be working as Scientists in any one of the Government organizations or the Research and Development wing (R&D) of private industries. They must have the minimum of 10 years experience in the respective domains. A report should be sent comprising the innovative practices and strategies introduced by them in the industries. It should be enclosed with the LoR issued by the higher authority.

9. Award for Pioneer Researches

Eligibility

        The applicants must be working as Scientists in any one of the Government organizations or the Research and Development wing (R&D) of private industries. They must have the minimum of 10 years experience in the respective domains. Their research works must be purely empirical and original and must have paved for further researches. They must have presented at least two research papers of which one of them must have been presented in a foreign university. Their research papers must be listed on GOOGLE SCHOLAR or any other reference sites. In terms of paper publications, one paper must have been published in any of the globally recognized journals with high impact factor. A report should be sent comprising the innovative practices and strategies introduced by them in the industries. It should be enclosed with the LoR issued by the higher authority.

10. The Award of Excellence in PDF

Eligibility

The candidates must be pursuing Post Doctorate Fellowship in any one of the universities in the world. They must send a report detailing the researches and their scopes in the present scenario. It must be enclosed with the LoR issued by the higher authority.

11. Achievers Award for Engineers

Eligibility

          The applicants must have the minimum of 10 years experience in the respective fields. They must be Engineering Graduates qualified in any domain. They must have used their expertise in engineering for the development of the nation and society. Especially, those who have used their skills to improve the rural infrastructure are given priority. They must send a detailed report elaborating on his expertise and how the same has been utilized for the goodness of the people. It should be attested by the higher authority.

12. Award for the Engineers with most Realistic Vision

Eligibility

        The applicants must be engineers who must have evolved the most realistic visions for using the technology for improving the nation. They must send a report including the visions, their scopes in the present scenario, need for such visions, reliability of their visions and methods for realizing the visions.

13. Award for the Best Entrepreneur

Eligibility

       The applicants must be any individual who must have their own set -ups. The ventures must have been the registered ones, especially under the Ministry of Commerce and should be at least 2 years old. They must send a report including the Registered Title of the set- up, type of business, no of employees, corporate social responsibility, vision, mission, specific achievements in the previous years, employee welfare schemes, and how the setups have improved the human capital.

14. Award for the Innovative Industrialist

Eligibility

        The applicants must be industrialists who must be continuously introducing innovative practices to set away the age old industrial practices in order to renew the industrial set-ups. A report should be prepared including the innovative practices they have implemented and the points how they have drastically changed the work environment. Please mention the departments in which innovations have been imposed. Interview videos of the employees in the companies may also be sent in the form of CD or the same may be mailed.

15. Award for the Paper Presentation with Best Concepts Paper presentation discussing new and provoking concepts is given awards at the valedictory ceremony of the conference.

16. Award for the Best Paper Presentation Best paper presentation award is given for a presenter at the valedictory ceremony of the conference.