National Children Awards 2018: Ministry of Women and Child Development invites applications

Logo design contest for the Awards launched; the last date to submit nominations is September 30

The Hush Post, New Delhi: The Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) has invited nominations for the National Children Awards 2018. The awards are given to children with outstanding achievements in various fields including bravery. The last date to submit nominations is now September 30, 2018.

Union WCD Minister Maneka Gandhi said, “The National Children Awards is an amazing platform to honor the exceptional achievements of our children and those who strive towards their welfare, development, and protection in a way to inspire others. Through the awards, the government reaffirms its commitment towards ensuring the development of our children and honouring their talent and commitment to society.”

Recipients of the ‘National Child Awards’ receive a medal, a cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000/-, book vouchers worth Rs. 10,000/-, a certificate and citation.

The “National Child Welfare Awards” recognize the work of individuals and institutions who have made a remarkable contribution towards the service of children in the fields of child development, protection, and welfare. The recipients receive a cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000/-, a citation and a certificate.

The Ministry has also launched a logo design contest for the awards. Details of the contest are available on the Facebook & Twitter accounts of the Ministry (@MinistryWCD). The last date to submit entries for the contest is September 23, 2018.

Details of the awards are available at

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