MATHEMATICS:

  1. Dr. Nimish Arun Shah, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai.

PHYSICS:

  1. Dr. G. Srinivasan, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad.

BIOLOGY:

  1. Dr. Utpal S. Tatu, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

CHEMISTRY:

  1. Dr. G.U. Kulkarni, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore.
  2. Dr. V.R. Pedireddi, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. (Dr. Kulkarni and Dr. Pedireddi share the prize for the year 2002)