Call For Nomination

Like previous years, this year OSA is inviting its members to nominate the deserving candidates for the OSA awards in various categories. We would like to request Chapter Representatives and local Odia Community Leaders (where OSA chapter doesn’t exist) to circulate the following information in their local community networks.

Click Here for the Awards Guidelines

Award Categories:

  1. Distinguished Odia Award (Nomination Form), Deadline March-31, 2016.

  2. Utkalamani Gopabandhu Das Memorial Award (Nomination Form), Deadline March-31, 2016.

  3. Subrina Biswal Award for Academic Excellence (Nomination Form), Deadline March-31, 2016.

  4. Arun Das Memorial Kalashree Award (Nomination Form), Deadline March-31, 2016.

  5. Youth Volunteer Award (Nomination Form), Deadline March-31, 2016.

  6. Yuva Kala Vikas Award (Nomination Form), Deadline March-31, 2016.

  7. Samik Singh Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Award, Deadline May-1, 2016 (Detailed Information)

  8. Meghna Memorial Awards for Creative Writing, Deadline April-15, 2016 (Mail Your Articles to: souvenir@osa2016.org)

 

The Deadline for sending the nominations for OSA awards is March 31st, 2016. This date has been chosen to make sure that the Award Committee will get adequate time for the judging process and the recipient will get reasonable amount time to plan to attend the convention personally to receive the award. The deadline is Final and not subject to change.

 

Mrs. Anjana Chowdhury of  MD, USA has graciously agreed to lead the Award Committee with Mrs. Eva Mohanty����and Mrs. Swapnalata Rath for the year 2016.

 

Nominations for All Awards (Except for Meghna Memorial Award and Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Award) should be sent to Award Coordinators at osaawards2016@gmail.com with a Copy to the Awards Committee Members:

Anjana Choudhury (anjachow@hotmail.com)

Eva Mohanty (evamohanty@gmail.com)

Swapna Rath (swapna_rath@comcast.net)

 
Awards requiring documentary proofs such as Recommendation Letters for Subrina Biswal Award for Academic Excellence (Competition) must be mailed by US/Canada post to: Mrs. Anjana Choudhury, 20612 Summer Sweet Terrace, Germantown, MD 20876.
 

Articles for Meghna Memorial Award must be mailed to souvenir@osa2016.org. The deadline for submission is April-15, 2016

 

Samik Singh Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Awards the Phase 1 business plan must be mailed to info@kalingaventures.org. The deadline for submission is May-1, 2016. For further information on Samik Singh Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Awards, please visit http://www.kalingaventures.org/whatwedo.php#bpc