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Dr. Pramod Chaudhari honoured with 2020 George Washington Carver Award; First Indian recipient in its history.

History created as Dr. Pramod Chaudhari becomes first Indian to be honoured with 2020 George Washington Carver Award for Innovation in Industrial Biotechnology and Agriculture by Washington DC-based Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and IowaBio. The award was presented during the BIO IMPACT Digital Ag & Environment Conference held online on September 22, 2020.

The recognition is testament to Dr. Chaudhari’s exemplary leadership, pioneering endeavours, and his relentless pursuit in building a sustainable ecosystem for the advancement of a bio-based economy.

Named after celebrated agricultural scientist, inventor and environmentalist, George Washington Carver, the award instituted in 2008 recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contribution to the biotechnology sector worldwide.