e-Repository Officials Contact details

This is a Complete Online Organization

TNHDC win National e- Governance Silver Award 2016-17 and SKOCH Smart Governance Platinum Award 2016-17

AWARDS

The Tamilnadu Handicrafts Development Corporation distributes a large number of Awards to encourage artisans, i.e. 237 per year, the highest in the country.

Details of Awards are follows:

(1) Poompuhar State Award: No. of Awards – 10 every year

  • Cash Prize of Rs. 50000/-
  • 4 gram Gold Medal
  • A Thamirapathiram and a Certificate

(2) Poompuhar District Craft Award : No. of Awards – 85 every year in 16 Crafts (including 17 for Women)

  • Introduced in 2011-12
  • Cash Prize of Rs.5000/-
  • A Silver Medal and a Certificate

(3) Living Craft Treasure Award: No. of Awards – 10 every year

  • Introduced in 2013-14
  • Age limit – above 65 years
  • Cash Prize of Rs. 1.00 lakh
  • 8 gram Gold Medal
  • A Thamirapathiram and a Certificate

(4) Gen Next Award : No. of Awards – 1 stPrize – 66 2nd Prize – 66 every year

  • Introduced in 2013-14
  • Age limit – below 30 years
  • A silver medal and a certificate

(5) Handicrafts Export Award : No. of Awards – 2 every year

  • Introduced in 2013-14
  • Total cost - Rs. 2.5 Lakhs

(6) Team Production Award : No. of Awards – 3 Teams every year

  • Introduced in 2013-14
  • Total cost - Rs. 3.75 Lakhs

(7) Utility based Handicrafts Award : No. of Awards – 3 every year

  • Introduced in 2013-14
  • Total cost - Rs. 3.75 Lakhs

In addition to the above, this Corporation is co-ordinating with O/o Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Southern Region, Chennai – 6 for State Level Selection of Artisans for conferring Shilp Guru Award, National Award and National Merit Certificate of Government of India every year.



Visitor Counter : 5420
Since : 22nd Dec 2013