Born in Nepal, Mr. Pradhan was decorated with the Suprasiddha Gorkha Daksin Bahu for this exemplary work. He always believed in investing in knowledge. A naturalist by heart, Late Mr. Pradhan was always passionate about encouraging young individuals to become leaders in their field. WCN is happy to be instrumental in fulfilling Mr. Pradhan's aspirations to promote young scientists in Nepal.
Each year the Grant funds two finalists with a maximum of NPR 50,000/-.