We are pleased to announce that Mrinmayi Katdare has been chosen as the Girish Sant Memorial Fellow for 2014-15.

Mrinmayi finished her 5-year course from ILS Law college, Pune, after which she took up the fellowship in June 2014. Mrinmayi intends to work in the broad area of environmental economics, specifically economic valuation of natural resources.

Mrinmayi was selected for the fellowship after careful screening of the many applications that were received. From the received applications, a shortlist of 4 most suitable applicants was made. The applications of the shortlisted applicants were then scrutinised in greater detail, and the candidates were interviewed. Mrinmayi was chosen as the recipient of the fellowship for the year 2014-15 following this process.

Her fellowship period ended on 15th June 2015.