AICTE-SAGY Initiative Awards 2018


Hon’ble Prime Minister of India has launched Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) on 11th Oct,2014 with aim to translate the comprehensive vision of Mahatma Gandhi about an ideal Indian Village. Under the scheme, each Hon’ble Member of Parliament has adopted Gram Panchayats for its holistic progress.

Under this initiative, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), MHRD, Govt. of India, has decided to recognize efforts and award “AICTE-SAGY Initiative Awards 2018” to its approved Institutions on the theme “Developed Village-Developed Nation” under Sansad Aadarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) which is a dream project of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India.


Important Dates

  • Online application will start from: 18-08-2018
  • Last date to submit the application: 30-10-2018

Prerequiste documents before filling up the Form

Objectives of the Awards

The AICTE-SAGY Initiative Awards 2018 are aimed for motivating, recognizing and honouring the institutions to raise their performance in the specific domains leading to significant contribution for the growth and development of villages and Country as well.

Theme of the Awards

“Developed Village – Developed Nation ”

Categories For The Awards

For the holistic development of villages under the above theme, the following 14 categories have been shortlisted:-

  1. Creation of more than 25 jobs at least in 4 categories.
  2. Helping local schools to achieve 12th Result 100% and their enrolment in Higher/Technical /Vocational Education.
  3. Preparing an actionable DPR for Doubling the village Income.
  4. Devolving Sustainable Water Management system.
  5. Motivating and achieving a target of reverse trend of around 5 youth in a year from City to Village.
  6. Developing and implementing Low Cost Sanitation facilities.
  7. Tourism Promotion Innovative Approaches.
  8. Promotion of Three Appropriate Technologies.
  9. Per Capita reduction in Energy Consumption by at least 25%.
  10. Skill to 100 (Minimum 30 Girls) People Resulting into Rs. 6,000 Job.
  11. Developing localized techniques for up to 50% Reduction in Housing Cost.
  12. Facilitating 100% Digitized money transactions.
  13. Setting of Information imparting club for women leading to contribution in social and economic issues.
  14. Developing and managing Efficient garbage disposable system.

Who Can Apply?

All AICTE Approved Institutions who has done the remarkable work under the above mentioned theme/categories.

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