NSF Grant: Ms. Krishnapillai,N. was awarded Rs. 1,906,080/- to pursue a PhD programme in “Study on Latex composition and Sap burn injury of different varieties of Mangoes” at the Industrial Technology Institute - Colombo, University of Jaffna , and University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Collaborative Research between Departments.
NRC Grant: Ms. Krishnapillai,N. was awarded Rs. 2,889,800/- to carry out research on “Studies on post harvest treatment of willard and Karthacolomban mangoes in Jaffna”.
NRC Grant: Dr. Pathmanthan,M.K was awarded the National Research Council (NRC) research grant of Rs 4,432,000/-.
FGS Grant: Dr. Pathmanthan,M.K has been granted Rs. 75,000/- by the Faculty of Graduate Studies for carrying out research on “Screening and purification of medicinal plants against bacteria and fungi”.
NSF Grant:Dr. Pathmanthan,M.K (Department of Botany) and Dr. J. P. Jeyadevan (Department of Chemistry) had won a grant of Rs. 3,320,275/- from the NSF for their research on “Isolation and characterization of novel anti-bacterial and anti-dipterans lead molecule from medicinal plants”.
Prof. S. Kandiah fund: Mrs. Nandakumar,J. was awarded grant of Rs.100,000 to purchase Air conditioner for Tissue culture Laboratory at Dept. Of Botany, Uni. of Jaffna.
Crawford & DAP: Mrs Nandakumar,J. was awarded grant of Rs 200, 000 to purchase equipments and chemicals for tissue culture laboratory, Dept of botany.