Skoch Smart City Safe City Awards 2014

Nomination Closed


Who Can Nominate ?

  • Central Government
  • State Government
  • System Integrator or Technology Provider
  • Academician/Domain Expert
  • Local Government and Bodies
  • Municipalities
  • Towns
  • City Developers
  • Urban Infrastructure organisations
  • Other Government Organisations
  • Private Sector Organisations
Last Date: 30th July 2014.
19th - 20th Sep. 2014, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

Skoch Smart City, Safe City Award is an initiative to recognise the efforts of the cities and organisations for their work in improving the quality of life it’s citizens. The award recognises the best practices and models in the area of civic services, e-governance, urban planning and development, infrastructure, housing, technology deployment, public participation, disaster management, public safety and security, social equity, environment and sustainability.

Those who have delivered sustainable results in defined area(s) of city management can be considered for the award. The nominated projects and practices should be innovative, measurable and should have brought about a significant improvement in the issues and challenges faced by the citizens. These initiatives should be tuned to local conditions, should be scalable to meet the needs of the growing population & changing demography and should be able to adapt to changing conditions of the city. These practices should ensure fair and equitable benefits to the various socio-economic and cultural groups.



• Governance • e-Governance • Urban Planning • Infrastructure Development • Slum Rehabilitation • Housing • Education • Power • Health • Transportation • Police and Safety • Water • Waste Water and Sanitation • Solid Waste Management • Environment • Finance, Fiscal and Tax Management • Economy and Livelihood • Disaster Management/ Emergency Services • Civic Engagement • Public and Private Participation • Social Equity ( eg: Programs for SC/ST, Tribal, Women, Minority Welfare) • Technology and Innovation • Others


Skoch Smart City Safe City Awards 2014 methodology is as follows:

  1. Selected Projects will be called for evaluation presentation on 13th August 2014 at New Delhi.
  2. A merit list of Top National Projects will be released by 5th September 2014.
  3. Merit listed projects will be showcased and will receive Skoch Order-of-Merit certificates in New Delhi on 19th September 2014.
  4. Finalists will be chosen from among the merit listed projects. Skoch Smart Smart City Safe City Awards to be conferred on 19th - 20th September 2014 in New Delhi.
  5. Attendance during the evaluation presentation and 37th Skoch Summit is desired to qualify for the Award.