Staff Reporter

It is for their achievements in education, art, etc.

BANGALORE: Applications have been invited from children for national awards in consideration of their achievements in education, art, cultural activities and sports.

While the national award comprises a gold medal, a cash prize of Rs. 20,000 and a citation, the State award comprises a silver medal, a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 and a citation.

Children born after January 1, 1994 and whose achievements were reported in newspapers or assessed by experts from the respective fields, are eligible to apply.

Interested children can obtain the application forms from the Deputy Director, Women and Children Development Department, Bangalore Urban District, Administrative Complex, next to Kidwai Hospital, Dharmaram College Post, Hosur Road, Bangalore 560029.

Filled-in applications should be submitted on or before May 30. Call Ph: 26578688 for details.