Kohima, September 10 (NEx): The Govt. of India invites interested individuals/ institutions for Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar, an annual award in the field of Disaster Management.
The application can be filled online on the website: https://dmawards.ndma.gov.in/
There is a need to recognise the efforts of individuals and organisations who have been working assiduously to alleviate the human suffering caused by disasters.
Government of India to recognize the excellent work done by individuals and institutions in India in the field of Disaster Management has instituted an annual award known as Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskaar.
About the Award:
There will be up to three awards. Both institutions and individuals are eligible for these awards.
If the awardee is an institution, it shall receive a certificate and a cash prize of Rs. 51 lakhs. The Institution shall utilize this cash prize for Disaster Management related activities only.
If the awardee is an individual, winner shall receive a certificate and a cash prize of Rs. 5.00 lakhs.
An application by an institution does not debar any individual from that institution to apply for the award in his individual capacity.
Only Indian nationals and Indian institutions can apply for the award.
For institutional awards, voluntary organizations, corporate entities, academic/research institutions, response/ uniformed forces or any other institution may apply for the award.
The last date for filing of application for the year 2021 shall be 30th September 2020.
Date of Announcement:
The award shall be announced on 23rd January on the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.