Applications/nominations are invited from the individual/Co-operative Societies along with the details of their contribution, achievements and the services rendered in the field of Co-operative movement in the State of Goa, for the following Awards for the year 2021-2022.
Under the scheme, the Government will honour Individuals and Co-operative Societies with the following Awards: The Goa Sahakar Ratna comprising plaque and cash prize of Rs. 1,25.000/-; the Goa Sahakar Bhushan comprising plaque and cash prize of Rs. 75.000/-; the Goa Sahakar Shree comprising plaque and cash prize of Rs. 50.000/-; Goa State Best Coop. Society comprising plaque; Goa State consolation awards to a Coop. Society comprising plaque to each society; Assistance to two individuals in the field of Coop. movement comprising Rs. 50,000/- Cash to each individual.
To recognize the contributions and services rendered by individuals and Co-operative Societies in the Co-operative sector, Co-operative Awards are given by the Government in accordance with the scheme for the Goa State Co-operative Awards and Assistance. The Government of Goa has constituted the Goa State Cooperative Award and assistance committee under the chairmanship of Shri Prakash Velip, Chairman of the Quepem Urban Multipurpose Co-operative Society Ltd., Quepem.
The application/nomination forms are available on the departmental website www.coopgoa.gov.in and at Office of the Registrar of Co-operative Societies, Sahakar Sankul, Patto Plaza, Panaji, Goa and at all 6 Zonal Officers of the Asstt. Registrar of Co-operative Societies at Panaji, Mapusa, Ponda, Margao, Quepem and Bicholim Zones.
All the individuals and the co-operative societies desiring to apply fo the Awards may collect the prescribed forms from any of these Offices or may download the blank forms from the Official Website www.coopgoa.gov.in and submit the duly filled in Forms with enclosures in support to the respective zonal offices where the concerned Society is registered or where concerned individual is residing on or before October 31, 2022 by 5.00 p.m.