National Child Welfare Award 2018

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Last updated on: 20-Sep-2018
EligibilityInstitutions and individuals
AwardUp INR 500,000

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About the Program

The National Child Welfare Award 2018 invites applications from Individuals and Institutions who, over the years, have made a significant contribution towards Child Development, Child Protection and Child Welfare. This award is given in two categories - Individual and Institution, with 3 awards for each category. The government has been giving these awards since 1979. The winners will receive an amount of up to INR 500,000 for the recognition of their efforts.

  • National Child Welfare Award 2018 DeadlineClosed

    For Individuals:

    • Indian citizen residing in India
    • Minimum age of 18 years (as on August 31)
    • Minimum 7 years of experience in any of the following fields: Child Welfare, Child Development, Child Protection

    Note: Salaried officers of the Institutions will not be eligible for consideration under this category.

    For Institutions:

    • Not an entirely government-funded institute
    • Minimum 10 years of experience in the field of child welfare
    • Having had a positive impact on the lives of children

    Note: For furnishing any false information, the applicant/person shall be liable for suitable legal action as per law.


    For Individuals:
    The award consists of a cash prize of INR 100,000, a citation and a certificate to each awardee.

    For Institutions:
    The award for institution consists of a cash prize of INR 500,000 each and a citation and a certificate.

    How can you apply?

    Procedure to apply for the scholarship:
    Step 1: Visit the website and click on 'Apply'.
    Step 2: Register on the website. Then authorise the confirmation link sent on the email.
    Step 3: Login using username and password.
    Step 4: Click on Apply for awards and click on View Categories.
    Step 5: Fill up the application form and click Submit.
    Step 6: Add Annexures supporting the application and click on Save.

Important Dates
  • Final recommendations by the National Selection Committee: 5th December.
  • Awards ceremony: The week preceding the Republic Day Week.
Terms and Conditions
  • Changes in the nominations in any or all the categories can be made by the committee at its discretion.
  • The decisions made by the National Selection Committee will be final.
  • The recipients need to personally receive the awards.
  • Except in rare cases, the awards shall not be awarded posthumously.
  • The award ceremony will be organized by MWCD and other arrangements like boarding, lodging and transportation of awardees shall be done by the MWCD too.

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