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IVI Young Optometry Researcher Rolling Trophy 2018-19


India Vision Institute is pleased to announce “IVI Young Optometry Researcher Rolling Trophy 2018-19”. This is the fifth year of the Rolling Trophy. IVI invites eligible candidates* to send us their applications for this award. The winner will receive the IVI Researcher Award and the Rolling Trophy will be sent to their school.


The yearly award aims to improve the research capacity of optometry institutions by developing research interest among undergraduate optometry students. The award will recognize the winning institution and its student researcher for the best research proposal initiated as part of the course requirement.

Who can apply?

*Only applications from undergraduate Optometry students will be considered. Multiple entries from the same school will not be entertained.

How to apply?

Institutions will nominate the best project undertaken among the currently enrolled students of Bachelors in Optometry. Only one nomination from each institution will be accepted.

Please mail the nomination in the prescribed application format to  on or before Friday, 14 December 2018.

Selection Process

All shortlisted students will get an opportunity to present their projects.

The winner will be selected by the expert panel after assessing the projects on the basis of their relevance innovation and benefits to the field of Optometry.


The award will consist of an IVI Rolling trophy for the institution and the winning student will also receive a travel grant of INR 5000/- for presenting their winning project at any Optometry Conference in India.

Key Contact Person

M Chandrashekher - Program Manager |India Vision Institute

Mobile +91 - 9533472371 / Email ID:

Last date of application submission: Friday, 14 December 2018 (Download the Application form and email to )

For further details and application form queries, please write to  

IVI acknowledges the support of Essilor India Pvt. Ltd. in funding the program

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