The “Jindal Prize” is instituted by the S J Foundation to accolade exceptional service of current significance rendered by individuals or organisations for the welfare of Indian citizens in the country.
Established in 1969, the Foundation is an apolitical, non religious and charitable trust, engaged in the field of education, health and social service with special emphasis on nature cure. The Foundation, besides extending financial support to other charitable institutions, has also directly set up several educational institutions and hospitals.The Foundation also assists the poor and deserving students through scholorships.
The Jindal Prize aims at promoting moral values, peace, harmony, health, education, patriotism, national integration and religious tolerence and at inspiring individuals to serve without motive of personal gain, social or political mileage.
There shall be five Prizes of Rs 1 crore each, to be conferred annually,
one for each of the following categories.
• The Jindal Prize for Rural Development & Poverty Alleviation
• The Jindal Prize for Health including drugless healing
• The Jindal Prize for Education with emphasis on moral upliftment
• The Jindal Prize for Science, Technology and Environment
•The Jindal Prize for Peace, Social Harmony and Development
The awardees shall be selected by the Jury of eminent and reputed persons of high integrity through a process independent of the working of the Foundation.
For further details and nomination forms please refer the official website link given below:-