About the National CSR Awards

Government of India has instituted the 1st ever National Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards to recognize companies that have made a positive impact on the society through their innovative & sustainable CSR initiatives.

The National CSR Awards seek to:

  • recognize the companies that have positively impacted both business and society by taking a strategic approach to CSR through collaborative program.
  • recognize the companies that are leading transformation by integrating sustainability in their core business model.
  • recognize companies for implementing measures for conservation and sustainable management of the biodiversity and ecosystem in the value chain.
  • identifying innovative approaches and employing application and technologies that will help to build a robust CSR programs to further the cause of inclusive and sustainable development.

Focus Areas:

Human Development | Economic Development

Social Welfare | Environment and Sustainable Development

Applicant categories:

  • Companies (other than PSEs) having CSR spending equal to or above Rs 5 crore in FY 2015 - 16
  • Companies (other than PSEs) having CSR spending below Rs 5 crore in FY 2015 – 16
  • Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) having CSR spending equal to or above Rs 5 crore in FY 2015 – 16
  • Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) having CSR spending below Rs 5 crore in FY 2015 – 16
LAST DATE TO APPLY/Nominate - 18th June,2017