The DK award for the outstanding doctoral thesis on Sanskrit, for theses submitted in the period 2012-2014, is for a scholar who is based outside South Asia.
The deadline is 31st January 2015.
Please see the details in the website of the IASS for the conditions and the list of previous awardees:
http://www.sanskritassociation.org (click on the Publications/DK Award button on the top)
Or: go directly to:
Thus, if you have defended your PhDthesis based on Sanskrit sources in the last two years, be sure to submit it.