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.
Following are the Award categories.
Nomination Based OSA Awards (Submission Deadline March 31st, 2017)
Following three awards are open to all odia youth whose parents need not be OSA members
The deadline for sending the nominations for OSA awards is March 31st, 2017. 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 2017.
Nominations for all awards (except for Meghna Memorial Award and Samik Singh Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Award) should be sent to Award Coordinators at email@example.com with a copy to the Awards Committee members: Anjana Choudhury (firstname.lastname@example.org), Eva Mohanty (email@example.com) and Swapna Rath (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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 email@example.com. The deadline for submission is April 20th, 2017
Samik Singh Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Awards the Phase 1 business plan must be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submission is May 1st, 2017. For further information on Samik Singh Kalinga Youth Entrepreneurship Awards, please visit http://www.kalingaventures.org/whatwedo.php#bpc