Notification for correct method of submission of proposals under programmeSeminar/Symposia/Conference/Workshop programme of Environment Education Division:
Environment Education Division of Ministry does not invite proposals directly to Ministry. In Every financial year proposals for organising Seminar/Symposia/Conference/workshop are invited through a time bound open advertisement, whenever it is issued in leading Newspapers of the country, wherein proponents need to submit their proposals to the Centre of Excellence as per its area of jurisdiction. Other details may be seen in the guidelines present at Guideline link under programme Seminar/symposia/conference workshop.
Objectives of assistance :
The objective of the programme on “Seminars / Symposia / Workshops / Conferences” is to provide a forum to professionals, scientists, environmentalists, other groups of the society to share knowledge and experience on various aspects of environment. Under this programme, financial assistance is provided to universities, academic institutions/ colleges, non-governmental organisations, Government Departments etc. to create mass environment awareness for organisation of Seminars / Symposia / Workshops / Conferences on identified thrust areas related to environment or any emerging area impinging on technology, innovation in regard to environment.
Quantum of assistance:
Financial assistance is only for organizational expenses (excluding hospitality) of the proposed event and not for capital items like construction, equipment, automation etc.
Following are the stipulated amounts for various categories of events:
1. State level event A maximum of Rs. 1,00,000/-
2. National level event A maximum of Rs. 3,00,000/-
3. International level event A maximum of Rs. 5,00,000/-