National Awards for e-Governance

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Purpose of Award

The purpose of the award is to:-
  • Recognize achievements in the area of e-Governance
  • Disseminate knowledge on effective methods of designing and implementing sustainable e-Governance initiatives
  • Encourage incremental innovations in successful e-Governance solutions
  • Promote and exchange experiences in solving problems, Mitigating risks, resolving issues and planning for success.

National Awards on e-Governance

To recognize and promote excellence in implementation of e-Governance initiatives, DAR&PG presents National Awards every year during National conference on e-Governance. Earlier awards were given in twelve categories. The award scheme has been revised and new categories for national Awards 2017-18 are:
  • Excellence in Government Process Re-engineering.
  • Outstanding Performance in Citizen-centric Service Delivery.
  • Innovations in Existing Project of Government Departments Other Than PSUs.
  • Best District Level Initiative Through ICT in (i) north east states (ii) hilly states + uts(-delhi) (iii) other states.
  • Use of Spatial Technology and GIS in e-Governance.
  • Innovative Use of ICT by Central Government PSUs/State Government PSUs.
  • Outstanding Initiative in e-Governance by Academic/Research Institutions and NGOs Including Cooperatives/Federations/Societies.
  • Innovative Use of ICT in e-Governance Projects by Start-ups, Registered with Government.
  • Replication/Adaptation of best e-Governance Projects/Practices Awarded during 01/04/2014 to 01/03/2017