The Professor M. L.
Sondhi Memorial Trust and the M. L. Sondhi Institute for
Asia-Pacific Affairs have instituted a Prize for
International Politics beginning 2006, in honour of the late
Professor M.L. Sondhi, to be given annually for “an
outstanding contribution, relevant to India, to the theory
or practice of international politics”. The Prize consists
of Rs. one lakh, a plaque and an invitation to lecture in
The M L Sondhi Prize is
awarded by a Prize Selection Committee appointed by
the Trust and Institute. The committee considers outside
nominations and also commissions its own research.
from renowned faculty, journalists, parliamentarians and
current and former senior government officials should reach
the committee by December 1st, 2007 to be
considered for the 2007 M. L. Sondhi Prize. The nomination
should consist of a letter of nomination that spells out the
accomplishments of the nominee, citations to published work
where appropriate and copies of published work where
possible. For persons nominated solely for their
contributions to the practice of international politics
pointers to published analyses of the nominee’s
accomplishments would be appropriate.
have published a book or an article in a highly reputed
journal can also nominate themselves by December 1st,
provided they include two copies of their book or article/s
to be considered along with the letter of nomination.
Nominations will remain
active for three years.
Manish Dabhade, School of
International Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New
Delhi and Prof Harsh Pant, Department of Strategic Studies,
King’s College, London.
Nominations are to be
Center for Politics,
Organization and Disarmament
School of International
Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi 110067
91 11 98103 97303
91 11 26704102 (Office)