Nominations invited for the 45th Jamnalal Bajaj Awards 2023
To promote and propagate Shri Jamnalal Bajaj’s philanthropic vision as also Gandhian ideology of rural development, Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation instituted four Awards.
It is 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, at large.
There are three National Awards and one International Award as listed below:
-National: Constructive Work in Rural 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: Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India (Presented to an individual holding a foreign passport and nationality)
Note: Award 3 is exclusively for women.
Each award carries a Citation, a Trophy and a Cash Prize of Rs. 10,00,000/-.
2023 marks the Centennial Celebrations of the Birth Anniversary of Shri Ramkrishna Bajaj, Founder, Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation. Commemorating this special occasion, the Foundation has raised the prize money from Rs. 10,00,000/- to Rs. 20,00,000/- (its equivalent in foreign exchange in the case of the International Award) in each award category, effective from 2023 awards.
Last date for submission is 31st January, 2023.
For more details and for online submission visit Jamnalal Bajaj Awards.