State Level Awards for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

State Level Awards for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

Every year on occasion of ‘World Persons with Disabilities Day’ on 3rd December efficient persons with disabilities/ self-employed persons with disabilities, employers of persons with disabilities, excellent placement officers, people working in interest of disabled persons and individuals/ organizations who are excellently working for the welfare persons with disabilities are honoured with State Level Awards.

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1. Name of Scheme State Level Awards
2. Category of the Awards There are 12 Categories of State Level Awards
3. Benefit from Scheme
  • Persons with disabilities who work excellently despite of their disability, self-employed persons with disabilities, employers who employed persons with disabilities, Assistant Placement Officer who has provided employment to persons with disabilities and voluntary organizations that have worked excellently in the field of disability are awarded to achieve new dimensions in the implementation / work area and mobility of the schemes.
  • One shield, certificate and an amount of Rs. 25000/- cash is given as award.
4. Eligibility for acquiring benefits from the Scheme
  • Persons with disabilities who work excellently despite of their disability, self-employed persons with disabilities, employers who employed persons with disabilities, Assistant Placement Officer who has provided employment to persons with disabilities and voluntary organizations/individuals that have worked excellently in the field of disability comes under the eligibility criteria for the state level awards.
  • Recommendation of District Magistrate of the concerned district is needed to reward such eligible individuals/organizations/department/ autonomous body.
5.

The prescribed form for availing the benefits if any, from where we can get it, if available on Website, its address.

  • Prescribed form can be received from District Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Officer’s office and Directorate, Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Department, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Prescribed form can also be received from official website of department www.uphwd.gov.in
6. Whom to contact for availing the benefits?
  • District Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Officer of related district