Calling Rural Innovators: NABARD Award for Rural Innovations 2012


National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development is accepting entries for the NABARD Award for 2012 which aims to recognize individuals and organizations in the rural innovation sector.

Who can apply:


The Innovation can be a product / service / project / process / procedure / methodology developed for the rural sector by the participant. The innovation must be already implemented and should not be in a planning or conceptualizing stage. The innovation should be implemented between January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2011.

The Participant may apply for the Awards as indicated below:

  • Download from website: Participants can visit the website and download the application form from the website.
  • NABARD Office: Participants can also contact nearest NABARD Regional Office/ District Office to get a hard copy of Application form.
  • Filled in application form along with the supporting (photographs / certificates / video clippings, etc.) should be sent to the address mentioned below before May 15, 2012 by5:00 pm.
  • Send your entries superscribing “Application for NABARD Awards for Rural Innovations” to: CGM, DPD-NFS, NABARD, Plot No.C- 24, G – Block , Bandra Kurla Complex , Post Box No. 8121 Bandra (E), Mumbai – 400051. Contact no. 022 - 26524207

To find out more and download the application form click here.