Bhubaneswar : Indian Metals Public Charitable Trust(IMPaCT), managed by IMFA Group, invites nominations for prestigious Ekalabya Puraskar-2020.

Ekalabya Puraskar is the annual sports award for outstanding young sportsperson of Odisha which carries a cash prize of Rs. 5 lakh.

Besides the main award, two citation awards are also given which carry cash prize of Rs. 50,000 each.

“Interested candidates below the age of 25 years of age as on 31st March 2020, should send their nominations through sports organizations/Boards/Associations, Universities, Colleges and Schools within Odisha”, said a IMPaCT press release.

“Application should state clearly, supported by evidence, and proof of age, events, performance history at State, national and international level sports competitions in the past two years from April 2018 to March 2020.”

“The nominations must reach Ekalabya Puraskar, IMFA Trust, Bomikhal, Bhubaneswar-751010 latest by August 31, 2020. Alternatively, nominations can also be e-mailed to in which case the supporting documents must be sent separately to the postal address mentioned above.