Â To honour children who have shown exemplary courage at the risk of their own lives and To give recognition to children of the age group of 4 to 15 years with exceptional abilities and who have achieved outstanding status in various fields including academics, arts, culture and sports, etc.
i)Children of the age group of 4 to 15 years with exceptional abilities unusual talent and exceptional achievement in any field including academics, arts, culture and sports, etc.
ii) Tributes/traits claimed to be possessed should be reported in the Press or have been tested by experts in the field and subject the claim to an objective test.
Award will be announced on 14th November each year and will be given in New Delhi.
(a) Gold Medal â€“ 1
i) Cash prize of Rs.20,000/-
ii) Citation and Certificates and Gold Medal
(b) Silver Medals â€“ 35
i) Award money @ Rs.10,000/- for each awardee,
ii) Citation and certificate for each awardee, and
iii) Silver Medal for each awardee.
Further details contact : The Directorate of Women & Child Dev. after Publicity is given though the leading newspapers of the country, All India Radio and Doordarshan Kendras.
Application Form will be available at the time of publication