The scheme was started since 1982. Under this scheme, State Awards are given every year in the following categories to those who have done outstanding work in the field of Disability welfare. The details of the Awards are as under:-
Sub Category of Award
Nature of Award and No. of Award
Composition of Award
Best Employee in Govt. Sector/PSUs of State Govt.
(i) Ist Prize (one)
(ii)2nd Prize (one)
Rs. 25,000/- and shield and scroll
Rs. 15,000/- Plus a shield and scroll
Rs.25,000/- Plus a shield and scroll
II Employer Award
Best Employer in Govt.Deptts./ PSUs.
Rs.50,000/- Plus a shield and scroll
III Best Individual
V Barrier-free Environment (Govt./PSU/Private Institutions including industry, trade etc.
Barrier-free Environment (Govt./PSU/Private Institutions including industry, trade etc.
Rs. 50,000/- Plus a shield and scroll
VI Creative Award
One for best male disabled creative Person adult and one female
Prize (one) for male Prize (one) for female
Rs.25,000/- each Rs.25,000/- each
One boy below 18 best creative Child
One girl below 18 best creative child
Prize (one) for male
Prize (one) for female
Rs.15,000/- each Plus a medal and a scroll Rs.15,000/- each Plus a medal and a scroll
(Rs. in lakh)