Shilp Guru Award - 2011 Posted by: "Sheetal - Karmayog" firstname.lastname@example.org Thu Feb 16, 2012 7:54 am (PST)
Development Commissioner (Handicrafts)
Government of India
Ministry of Textiles
West Block No.7, R.K. Puram, New Delhi - 110066
Shilp Guru Award - 2011
Application duly filled in the prescribed format are invited from National Awardees, State Awardees and Craftpersons of exceptional and extraordinary skills and having made immense contribution to the Handicrafts Sector in the past, who are not below the age of 55 years for selection to the Shilp Guru Award - 2011.
The application along with his two passport size photographs and minimum four 10"X8" size photographs of the masterpieces made by him should be deposited in the Office of the Development Commissioner (Handicrafts) latest by 30th April, 2012.
The proforma for submitting the application can be had from Office of the Regional Directors/RD&TDCs/ Assistant Director (HC), M&SECs of Office of the Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), and on website address http://handicrafts.nic.in
The selected Shilp Gurus will be given a Gold Coin, one Shawl and one Citation. In addition, appropriate Financial Assistance will be sanctioned to each selected Shilp Guru to innovate and create ten new products of high level of excellence, high aesthetic value and high quality befitting the stature of the Guru. In addition, Shilp Gurus will also be associated in various activities, so that they can get benefit from the various schemes of this office.