August 8, 2022
Sravana 17, 1944
Nominations/applications are invited for the National Awards for the year 2021 as also for the year 2022 online only on the password protected centralized portal designed by Ministry of Home Affairs (URL awards.gov.in). Nomination/ application for these awards in physical form will not be accepted.
The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment has been implementing the Scheme of National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities. The National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities are conferred on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities ie. on 3rd December, every year.
The Guidelines for National Awards for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities have been simplified and rationalized. These Guidelines are available on the web portal of the Department (www.disabilityaffairs.gov.in) as also on the Award Portal (www.awards.gov.in), as informed by the Department of Information and Publicity.