Cultural Award Scheme Goa – complete detail

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Cultural Award Scheme Goa – Goa State Cultural Award Scheme has been started by Goa State Government (Department of Arts and Culture) for the recognition of artists in the field of Arts and Culture. Under this scheme, the state government honors reputed individuals in the field of art and culture. This scheme has been started with the intention of giving recognition to the artists of Goa for their lifetime achievement and their extraordinary contribution in the fields of art and culture in Goa.

 Cultural Award Scheme Goa – Objectives

The main objective of this scheme is to honor the respected personality in the field of art and culture to recognize and appreciate the artists in the state of Goa and to honor the excellence of artists for their lifetime achievements. Under this scheme, in the field of music, dance and drama/theater in the Department of Arts and Culture, a maximum of 12 persons are honored annually, in which titters, performing folk art, fine arts and crafts, hymns/kirtan / choir, and film and Audio visual work related art, overall contribution in the field of art and culture, literature, creative photography etc. With this award, Goa is rich in cultural and ethnic diversity and such awards will help Goa to save local art and culture during the modernization period.

In which titters, performing folk art, fine arts and crafts, hymns/kirtan/choir, and film and Audio visual work related art, overall contribution in the field of art and culture, literature, creative photography etc. With this award, Goa is rich in cultural and ethnic diversity and such awards will help Goa to save local art and culture during the modernization period.

 

 

Benefits of Cultural Award Scheme Goa

These are the following benefits of Cultural Award Scheme Goa.

  • The artist is honored with a souvenir, shawl, chef, certificate of appreciation.
    Under the cash prize of Rs.1,00,000 / – per person and Rs. 3,200 monthly financial assistance under Art Honors Scheme.
  • This helps in encouraging art and culture in Goa.

Eligibility criteria for Cultural Award Scheme Goa

Check the eligibility criteria for Cultural Award Scheme Goa.

  • The individual artist who has completed 60 years of age is eligible for this scheme.
  • A Goa practicing artist has contributed for at least 10 years as a performer from his entire career.
  • Artists who have received the Art Gaurav Award are not eligible for the cultural award scheme in the state of Goa.
  • A person is not eligible for this award for the second time.

Documents required for Cultural Award Scheme Goa

  • identity card

  • Passport size photographs

  • domicile certificate

How to Apply for Cultural Award Scheme Goa State

Every year, the Department of Arts and Culture, from the reputed institutes, publishes the recommendations of the names of cultural awards in the state under the scheme, by issuing press releases.

  • Artist’s self-referrals will not be accepted for the state cultural award.
  • The Department of Arts and Culture can suggest/recommend the persons from any Institute to the Goa State Cultural Award Scheme if necessary.
  • For better implementation of this scheme, the government has set up a committee of members, who are receiving Goa State Cultural Award.
  • After the recommendations received from the sub-committee, the Director of
  • Art and Culture will approve the concerned artist to get the award in the Goa State Cultural Award Scheme.

Click for more information on Goa State Cultural Award Scheme – http://artandculture.goa.gov.in/content_item_disp.php