Jenita Mary Nongkynrih – A Woman scientist from Meghalaya gets ISRO award

This year’s ISRO Young Scientist Award was given to Jenita Mary Nongkynrih,  a young woman scientist from Meghalaya.

Award: Citation and cash of Rs 50,000

Project: She was awarded for her Urban Information system project in the North East

Fast Facts about Jenita Mary:

  • Currently working as a scientist at the North Eastern Space Applications Centre (NESAC),
  • Holds a Master’s degree in Geography from North Eastern Hill University.


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