MINISTRY OF NEW AND RENEWABLE ENERGY
"PRAKRITIK URJA PURASKAR YOJNA"
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India is operating 'Prakritik Urja Pursakar Yojna' to encourage original book-writing in Hindi/translation of books in Hindi in the field of New and Renewable Sources of Energy.
Under the scheme, there is a provision to award a first prize of Rs. 1,00,000/- (Rs. One Lakh), second prize of Rs. 60,000/- (Rs. Sixty Thousand) and a third prize of Rs. 40,000/- (Rs. Forty Thousand) for the books originally written in Hindi.
Preference will be given to the books originally written in Hindi. If any translated book is selected for award in that case prize money will be haff of the amount given to original books.
All authors, whether Government employees or Non-Governmental persons, can participate in the scheme. Entries are invited for the award for the calender year 2017. Under the Scheme, books originally written in Hindi or translated into Hindi should be published from the year 2013 to 2017. The last date of receipt of entries is October, 31st, 2018. Entries will be accepted in prescribed proforma only. For prescribed proforma and further details, please visit this Ministry's website www.mnre.gov.in