Dada Saheb Phalke Award constituted in 1969 for which field?
1. Bharat Ratna
It is the highest civilian award of the India. The award was given for outstanding achievements in the arts, literature, science and public services but the government expanded the criteria to include “any field of human endeavour”. The number of annual awards is restricted to a maximum of three in a particular year.
2. Padma Awards
Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards are for exceptional and distinguished service in any field including service rendered by Government servants.
3. Gallantry Awards
Param Vir Chakra (PVC), Ashok Chakra, Shaurya Chakra are given for appreciating the brave and gallant.
4. Nobel Prize
The Nobel Prize is widely regarded as the most prestigious award available in the fields of literature, medicine, physics, chemistry, peace, and economics.
5. Booker Prize – Literature
It is an annual award for the best original novel, written in the English language, and published in the UK literary award.
6. Vyas Samman – Literature
Vyas Samman is awarded annually by the K.K. Birla Foundation in recognition of the Hindi literary work published in past 10 years.
7. Moorti Devi Award – Literature
The Moortidevi Award is an annual literary award in India presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith organization for a work which emphasizes Indian philosophy and culture.
8. Saraswati Samman – Literature
The award was instituted in 1991 by the K. K. Birla Foundation. It is an annual award given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any 22 Indian languages.
9. Jnanpith award – Literature
The award was instituted in 1961 and it is It is presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith, a trust founded by the Sahu Jain family, the publishers of the newspaper The Times of India. It is an annual award given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any 22 Indian languages.
10. Bihari Puraskar – Literature
Bihari Puraskar is a literary award instituted by K. K. Birla Foundation. The award is named after the famous Hindi poet Bihari and is awarded to an outstanding work published in Hindi or Rajasthani by a Rajasthani writer.
11. The Oscar/Academy Awards – Films
This is an annual American awards ceremony honoring cinematic achievements in the film industry.
12. Dadasaheb Phalke Award – Cinema/Films
The Dadasaheb Phalke Award is India’s highest award in cinema. It is presented annually at the National Film Awards ceremony by the Directorate of Film Festivals, an organisation set up by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
13. Arjuna Award – outstanding performance from the sports persons in sports and games.
The Government has modified the format of Arjuna Award very recently and as per the revised schematic guidelines a sports person must have very good consistent performances for the previous 3 years at the international level to be considered as eligible for the Award.
14. Dronacharya Award – Eminent coaches of any particular sport
The award is named after the very famous archery coach, mentioned in the epic of India known as the Mahabharata. This very award is not related with the sports persons who are still playing in the field; instead this is related to those eminent coaches of any particular sport.
15. Dhyan Chand Award
The award that is given to the veteran sports persons of India for their lifetime achievement in their respective field of sport is named as the Dhyan Chand Award for Life Time Achievement in Sports and Games.
16. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award
The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna is the highest honour bestowed to a sports person for his/her achievements in India.
17. Stirling Prize – Architecture
The Royal Institute of British Architects Stirling Prize is a British prize for excellence in architecture.
18. Aga Khan Award – Architecture
The Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) is an architectural prize established by Aga Khan IV in 1977. It aims to identify and reward architectural concepts that successfully address the needs and aspirations of Islamic societies in the fields of contemporary design, social housing, community development and improvement.
19. Pritzker Prize – Architecture
The Pritzker Architecture Prize is awarded annually “to honor a living architect.
20. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize – Science & Technology
The Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology (SSB) is a science award in India given annually by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for notable and outstanding research, applied or fundamental, in biology, chemistry, environmental science, engineering, mathematics, medicine and Physics.
21. Kalinga Prize – Science
The Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science is an award given by UNESCO for exceptional skill in presenting scientific ideas to lay people.
22. Grammy Award – Music
A Grammy Award, or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.
23. Abel Prize – Mathematics
The Abel Prize is an international prize awarded annually by the Government of Norway to one or more outstanding mathematicians.
24. International Gandhi Peace Prize
This award is given to individuals and institutions for their contributions towards social, economic and political revolution through non-violence and Gandhian philosophy. The award carries Rs. 10 million in cash.
25. Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award
This is for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management.
26. Green Star Awards
The Green Star Awards recognize those who have made extraordinary efforts to respond to environmental disasters around the world.
27. Magsaysay Award
Public Service, Leadership, Journalism, Literature,creative arts and international understanding.
28. Pulitzer Prize
The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.
29. Sahitya Akademi Award – Books in Indian Languages and English.
30. Manthan Award
It is an initiative in India to recognize the best practices in e-Content and Creativity.
31. FiFi Awards
The FiFi Awards honor the fragrance industry’s creative achievements.
32. Sangeet-Natak Akademi Award
Music, dance and Drama.
33. BAFTA Awards
Television, Films, Video Games and Animation.
Jnanpith Award is given for which field?
The Jnanpith award is a literary award which along with the Sahitya Akademi Fellowship is one of the two most prestigious literary honours in the country. The award was instituted in 1961. Any Indian citizen who writes in any of the official languages of India is eligible for the honour.
Kabir Puraskar is related to which field?
Kabir puraskar is given for promotion of communal harmony. Instituted in 1990, Kabir Puraskar is given in 3 calegories of grades with Rs 2 lakh for first grade. Rs 1 lakh for second grade and Rs 50,000 for third grade along with certificates and citations.
Highest award given to civilian in india is
Bharat Ratna is India’s highest civilian award. The official criteria for awarding the Bharat Ratna stipulated it is to be conferred for the highest degrees of national service which includes artistic, literary, and scientific achievements, as well as “recognition of public service of the highest order”. The last recipient of the award is the cricketer Sachin Tendulkar for the year 2014.
Sports coaches receive which of the following awards?
Dronacharya award is an award presented by the government of India for excellence in sports coaching. The award comprises bronze statue of Dronacharya, a scroll of honour and a cash component of Rs. 500,000. The award was instituted in 1985. The last recipient of the award is Raj Singh for wrestling in the year 2014.
In which year National Film Awards were initiated?
The National Film awards, one of the most prominent film awards in India, were established in 1954, Every year, a national panel appointed by the government selects the winning entry, and the award ceremony is held in New Delhi where the President of India presents the awards.
Which of the following is different from the others?
Vir Chakra is an Indian gallantry award presented for acts of bravery in the battlefield while the Ashok Chakra, Kirti Chakra and Shaurya Chakra in addition for separate acts of gallantry are awarded for valour, courageous action or self-sacrifice away from the battlefield.
Vyas Samman is awarded annually by
The Vyas Samman is a literary award which was first awarded in 1991. It is awarded annually by the K.K. Birla Foundation and includes a cash of Rs 250,000 (as of 2005). To be eligible for the award, the literary work must be in the Hindi language and has been published in the past 10 years.
Vishwakarma Rashtriya Puraskar is given by which ministry?
The Vishvakarma Rashtriya puraskar and National Safety awards scheme was launched in 1965 by ministry of labour to motivate the brilliant workers and industrial units who deliver their best to curb mishaps and increase in the industrial (occupational) safety measures and work for the promotion of the interests of both the management and labour.
Which state gives the Nandi Award?
The Nandi award is the highest award for excellence in Telugu cinema, Telugu Theatre, Telugu Television, and Life time achievements in Indian cinema, presented annually by Government of Andhra Pradesh.