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National Service Scheme Awards

National Service Scheme Awards:

The President of India presented the National Service Scheme Awards for the year 2021-2022 at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

  • These awards were instituted in the years 1993-1994. Since then, these awards are given away every year at various levels.
  • Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Department of Youth Affairs, confers every year the National Service Scheme Award.
  • Objectives :
  • To recognize outstanding contribution by NSS student volunteers, NSS Programme Officers and the Programme Coordinators in community service.
  • To encourage young NSS student volunteers to develop their personality through community service.
  • To encourage the Programme Officers and the Programme Coordinators of NSS for catering the needs of National Service Scheme through the NSS volunteers.
  • To motivate NSS Volunteers for continuing their selfless service towards community work.