For kind notice of the Executive Heads of prominent Overseas Indian Associations (with nation-wide presence and character) located in Bavaria and Baden Wurttemberg
Nominations for Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards - 2017
The 15th edition of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Convention will be held on 7-9 January, 2017 in Bengaluru. As in previous years, the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards (PBSAs) will be conferred by the Hon’ble President at the PBD Convention on 9 January, 2017, as the highest honour conferred on overseas Indians by the Government of India in recognition of their achievements both in India and abroad. The awards will be conferred on a Non-Resident Indian (NRI), Person of Indian Origin (PIO) or an NRI / PIO Organization / Institution, who have made a significant contribution in any of the fields mentioned in the Gazette Notification. The rules prescribe that Associations may not nominate their own office bearers.
2. The Gazette Notification dated 13.7.2016 issued in this regard may be seen in the website www.cgimunich.com under the heading “Public Notices and Circulars”. You are invited to kindly send your nominations by completing the nomination form latest by 16th August, 2016.