The Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation: Inviting applications for ‘Jamnalal Bajaj Awards’ to recognize outstanding contribution, made outside India.

Award brief: This Award was instituted in 1988 to commemorate the Birth Centenary of Jamnalal Bajaj. The objective of the Award is to recognize outstanding contribution, made outside India, to any of the following :
(a) Promotion of peace and harmony among people and friendliness among nations through the application of Gandhian philosophy of truth and non-violence.
(b) Ending exploitation in any form and seeking solution of social, cultural religious in view of the western upheaval in the name of the religion, economic and political problems through Gandhian principles and constructive programme.
(c) Innovative work in social organizations with a view to promoting Gandhian values by awakening moral conscience, fostering community self-reliance and bringing about harmony of human life with nature

Donor Name: The Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation
Funding name: Jamnalal Bajaj Awards (International Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India)

Deadline: The last date for receipt of nominations for the International Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India for the year 2018 is 28th, February, 2018.

Award details link:

Award limit: The Award carries an amount of Rs.10,00,000 (its equivalent in foreign currency), a trophy and a citation.

Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.

Project start date: N/A
Project duration: N/A

Eligible organization: As below

(1) The Award will be open to individuals with foreign nationality/Passport, regardless of race,creed or sex. The individual may or may not be of Indian origin.
(2) For being considered for the Award, the name of the individual must be recommended, in writing, by persons belonging to any of the following categories, who may be invited by the Foundation to send recommendations:
(a) Members of the Selection Committee for the Award. (b) Persons who have received the Award in the past. (c) Members of National Parliament. (d) Recipients of Nobel Peace Prize. (e) The Secretary General of the United Nations Organization and other officials/leaders in international organizations or institutions whose aims and objects are consistent with the objects of the Awards. (f) Presidents and Vice-Chancellors of Universities and Professors of Political Science, Philosophy, Religion, Economics, Sociology, Education, Rural Development, Natural Sciences, Environment and Ecology. (g) Heads of Indian Embassies /Missions abroad and India’s Permanent Representatives to the UNO and similar World organizations. (h) Heads of Foreign Embassies/Missions in India. (i) Heads of academic institutions and social work organizations. (j) Any other person whom the Trustees may wish to invite to submit proposals for the Award.
(3) Nominations recommended by relatives and/or by the office bearers/members of the organization of the nominee will not be considered.
(4) Self-nominations will not be entertained.

Eligible Country: No country bar found (Open to all regions)

Submission mail: Not found

Other important link:
● Apply:
● Guideline:

How to apply: Interested applicant may apply through the website (

Or The proposals should be sent to: The Secretary, Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation Bajaj Bhawan, 2nd Floor, Jamnalal Bajaj Marg, 226 Nariman Point, Mumbai 400 021, India.

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