Any member of SGEI can nominate another member of SGEI, with a distinguished career, for SGEI Murli Krishna award for excellence in endoscopy. Individual members can also apply for this prestigious Award.

01  General Eligibility

  • The applicant should be a member of the Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India.
  • The applicant should be of Indian Nationality.
  • Applicant should apply for only one award at the time.
  • Age should be less than 50 years as on 1st January of the year of application
02  Selection Process
  • The Awardee will be selected by a panel of judges nominated by the SGEI executive. Judges will not be part of the SGEI executive. Judges’ opinion will be conveyed to the executive for final approval.
  • Governing Council has the right to reject or nominate.
  • In case no nomination is received or no suitable applicant is found, the Governing Council will have the right to nominate any suitable person.
03  Specific Eligibility Criteria
  • The nominee should have a distinguished career in the field of GI endoscopy and should have made outstanding contributions to training, academics, and clinical care.
04  Criteria to be considered for selection
  • Index
  • Total Number of indexed publications 
  • Number of funded research grants
  • Innovation and introduction of new/novel technique to the practice of GI Endoscopy
  • Patents – applied/awarded
  • Contribution to training in GI Endoscopy


  • A certificate of honor and plaque will be presented during SGEI ENDOCON

Please Submit Below Documents via Email

How to Apply

  • A certificate of honor and plaque will be presented during SGEI ENDOCON
  • A write-up of 200 words to justify his/her eligibility for the award.
  • Full CV (Qualification, experience, research contribution with journal matrices, contribution to the society, contribution to endoscopy, contribution to SGEI, list of awards.
  • List publications (original article, review articles, and chapters).
  • Photograph.
  • List publications (original article, review articles, and chapters).
  • Name of two referees.