Prime Minister's Awards for Yoga 2024 - India

The Prime Minister's Awards for Yoga 2024, sponsored by the Ministry of Ayush, recognize outstanding contributions to Yoga promotion and development. Awards are given nationally and internationally, with applications open until June 30, 2024.

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Prime Minister's Awards for Yoga 2024 - India

Prime Minister's Awards for Yoga 2024 - India

Important Dates:

  • Post Date: May 07, 2024
  • Deadline Date: June 30, 2024

Donor Name: Ministry of Ayush

Grant Size: $10,000 to $100,000

Category: Awards, Prizes and Challenges

Objective: To recognize and felicitate individual(s)/ organization(s) who have made significant impact on society for a sustained period of time through promotion and development of Yoga.

About Yoga:

  • Derived from the Sanskrit root "yuj" meaning "to join", "to yoke" or "to unite".
  • Symbolizes unity of mind and body, thought and action, restraint and fulfillment, harmony between human and nature, and a holistic approach to health and well-being.
  • Recognized for disease prevention, health promotion, and management of lifestyle-related disorders.
  • United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21st June as the International Day of Yoga (IDY).

Award Categories:

  • National: Two awards for entities of Indian origin.
  • International: Two awards for entities of Indian or foreign origin, for contribution to the promotion and development of Yoga globally.
  • Each year, the Jury may decide to give awards to one or more individuals/organizations or none.
  • An entity may not be considered again for an award in the same category after receiving it once.

Award Information:

  • Winners receive a Trophy, Certificate, and Cash Award.
  • Cash Award value: Rs 25 lakh each.
  • In case of joint winners, awards are divided among them.
  • Felicitation ceremony coincides with the International Yoga Conference.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Rich experience and deep understanding of Yoga.
  • Minimum eligible age: 40 years for individual applicants/nominees in both National & International categories.
  • Minimum 20 years of service with outstanding contribution to Yoga promotion and development.

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Contribution to the body of knowledge.
  • Promotion of Yoga among the masses for mental, physical, and spiritual health.
  • Impact on society by strengthening ethical and spiritual values.

For more information and application, visit PM Yoga Awards 2024

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