Nominations invited for the 44th Jamnalal Bajaj Awards 2022
If you know an inspirational change maker working for peoples’ upliftment and community development at the grassroots level in your region or in other parts of India, it will be worthwhile to recommend such individuals who, in your opinion, deserve to be considered for Jamnalal Bajaj Awards.
The Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation in a span of over 40 years has been respected as a Gandhian establishment in areas of developing the socio economic arena in our country. It strives to serve the ideals of Shri Jamnalal Bajaj and promotes Gandhian constructive activities in India and abroad.
The Foundation has instituted four awards which are given annually to recognize and honour the outstanding contribution of selfless people towards the upliftment and development of the society, rural community and the nation. There are three National Awards and one International Award as listed below:
National: Constructive Work in India
National: Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development
National: Development and Welfare of Women and Children (exclusively for women candidates – instituted in the memory of Padma Vibhushan Smt. Jankidevi Bajaj, wife of Shri Jamnalal Bajaj)
International: International Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India (Presented to an individual holding a foreign passport and nationality)
Each award carries a Citation, a Trophy and a Cash Prize of Rs. 10,00,000/- (for the International Award, the Cash Prize is presented in equivalent foreign exchange).
For more details of the Awards and their objectives, criteria, guidelines, selection process and the nomination format to submit online is available on https://jamnalalbajajawards.org/nomination-forms
The nomination/s can be sent either in English or Hindi.
The last date for sending nominations is 31st January, 2022 for the National and International Awards.