The entries were invited for CSIR-NISCAIR Logo design vide open Advertisement (Design a Logo) published in NISCAIR popular science magazines Science Reporter and Vigyan Pragati (April, May and June 2017 issues). The advertisement was also hosted on NISCAIR Website. Overall 79 entries were received by the due date (30.6.2017) from outside.

A screening and selection committee was constituted by Director, NISCAIR considering outside experts vide NISCAIR OM No.8(37)/G/2017/committees dated 5.4.2017 and 10.7.2017. Meeting of CSIR-NISCAIR Logo screening and selection committee was held on 11.7.2017 at 11.00AM. The committee scrutinised all the entries and after deliberation decided that no entry is suitable for being considered for use as CSIR-NISCAIR logo. However, it was decided by the committee members that the certificate of participation will be given to each participant.