Bharat Youth Award
An Initiative of Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation
It is the standard procedure to invite recommendations every year from 1 st March to 31 st July
from all State / UT. Recommendations received from them and also from other sources like
Member of Parliament, District Collector / Superintendent of Police, as also individual bodies
etc., are placed before the Bharat Gaurav Award Committee.
The Bharat Gaurav Award Committee is constituted by the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation
every year. The members of the Committee are all eminent personalities of impeccable
character and integrity. Bharat Gaurav Award Committee decides the awardees based upon the
application and by also conducting its own external vetting, research and recommendations.
While no rigid criteria or trenchant formula for selection is applied by the Bharat Gaurav Award
Committee, it looks the life time achievement of an individual while making a selection. There
ought to be an element of public service in the achievements of the person to be selected. The
award is given for ‘special services’ and not merely for long service. It should not be merely
excellence in a particular field, but the criteria has to be “excellence plus”.
Persons selected for the awards are subjected to verification by the researching group of Bharat
Gaurav Award Foundation with a view to ensuring that their character and antecedents are
The Bharat Gaurav Awards are conferred on the recommendations made by the Bharat Gaurav
Award Committee, which are submitted to the Chairman / President / General Secretary for
1. Applicants who do not progress to the Top 20 stage or beyond will not receive
2. Applicants will not be reimbursed for any costs incurred in connection with submitting the
3. At any time at Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation discretion, an applicant may be
required to provide proof of compliance with any of these Terms and Conditions. An
Applicant shall provide proof of compliance within 5 days of the request being made.
4. Any personal information not included in the Application materials collected in
connection with this contest is solely for the purpose of Contest administration and will
be collected, used, and maintained according to Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation
5. Winners will solely responsible for all taxes incurred by their participation in the contest.
Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation will report or withhold any individual winnings in
accordance with applicable law.
The Awards are announced on the eve of Foundation Day every year.
6. Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation reserves the right to terminate the Contest without
awarding the Prize if:
(i) Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation in its sole discretion does not consider it
(ii) No eligible winner claims the Prize within the required time.
7. Submitted any Application material that was false or misleading in any way; or
(i) commits a breach of any Term and Condition and that breach is irremediable or
(if that breach is remediable) fails to remedy that breach within a period of 20
days after being notified in writing to do;
(ii) repeatedly breaches any of these Terms and Conditions in such a manner that
its conduct is inconsistent with it having the intention or ability to give effect to
these Terms and Conditions
(iii) Is, or any connected person of his is, convicted of any criminal offence other than
an offence under any road traffic legislation in the India or elsewhere for which a
fine or non-custodial penalty is imposed);
(iv) is declared bankrupt or makes any arrangement with or for the benefit of
creditors or has a county court administration order (or equivalent outside of the
India) made against him or her;
(v) commits any fraud or dishonesty or acts in any manner which in the opinion of
Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation brings or is likely to bring a Bharat Gaurav
Award Foundation into disrepute or is adverse to the interests of a Bharat Gaurav
Award Foundation; or
(vi) These Terms and Conditions are subject to written modification by Bharat
Gaurav Award Foundation in its sole discretion and any modification shall be
binding upon all Applicants being notified of the same.
(vii) These Terms and Conditions constitute all of the terms and conditions that relate
to the Contest and Prize and supersede and extinguish all previous discussions,
correspondence, negotiations, drafts, agreements, promises, assurances,
warranties, representations, arrangements and understandings between them,
whether written or oral, relating to the Contest and/or the Prize.
(viii) If any Term or Condition or Part-term or Condition is or becomes invalid, illegal or
unenforceable, it shall be deemed deleted, but that shall not affect the validity
and enforceability of the rest of these Terms and Conditions.
(ix) This Contest and these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the Indian
Laws, without regard to any conflicts of law principles. Any and all claims or
disputes arising out of or in connection with this Contest or these Terms and
Conditions shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of Indian courts.