An information session for the benefit of individuals who wish to submit their own or another’s name for consideration to win the President’s National Award for Special Recognition has been scheduled to take place on Wednesday, the 21st of August.

Individuals who wish to participate in this session can register their names by calling the President's Office.

The session will be held at 2:00 PM, at the President’s Office, and will be led by the National Awards Council.

Names to be considered must be submitted to the President’s Office via a special form addressed to the National Council. These forms are available from the President’s Office during official working hours or, alternately, can be downloaded from the PO's website: The forms must be submitted by the deadline of Tuesday, September 15th.

This year's President's National Award for Special Recognition will be presented at the special ceremony commemorating Republic Day.