Skoch Smart Governance Award 2017

 8th-9th September 2017



Skoch Smart Governance Award is an initiative recognising top performing States, government organisations and organisations working with the government, operating at local, state and national level in the area of Health, Education, Rural Development/Panchayati Raj, Urban Development, Finance, Agriculture, Transport, Security etc. It is a step towards recognising the best practices and models of governance for excellent and efficient implementation of programmes and services delivery.

States & Organisations offering best governance practices in an ecologically and socio-culturally sustainable way are requested to send their nominations. The organisations should demonstrate innovation in governance practices while adequately responding to local conditions. The governance model should be conducive for effective decision-making, problem solving, disputes and conflict management and actively produce measurable results in addressing key felt-needs and challenges. The organisation’s governance practices should also have the ability to adapt to future challenges and changing circumstances.


Who Can Nominate ? 

  • Central Government
  • State Government
  • Urban Local Body
  • Municipality
  • City / District Administration
  • Others (please specify)....


1.Selected nominations may be called for evaluation presentation to the Jury at New Delhi.
2.For each nominaiton only one person is allowed for presentation.
3.After Jury evaluation presentation nominee will get additional chance to increase their score by popular vote through social media (By twitter only, follow @skochsameer to avail this benefit)
4.The voting will be open only for one day (You will be informed after Jury evaluation)
5.This vote will carry a 15% weightage and will be added to your Jury score to arrive at the list of SKOCH Order-of-Merit Awardees.
6.A merit list of Top Organisations to be released in early August
7.Merit Listed organisations will be showcased and will receive Skoch Order-of-Merit awards in New Delhi in September 2017..
8.Finalists will be chosen from among the merit listed organisations. Skoch Smart Governance Awards will be conferred in September during the 49th Skoch Summit at New Delhi.
9.Presence during the evaluation presentation and 49th Skoch Summit is mandatory to qualify for the award.

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