Applicant organization/company will register by providing basic information about the applicant, organization, organization type and contact details on the Registration link. The unique login credentials will be then sent to the applicant’s email ID (used for registration).
After registration, the applicant can directly move to fill out the application or come back to it through the ‘Dashboard’ option. Once the application has been submitted, you cannot go back and make changes to your application.
At the beginning of the application, the applicant must select the category of award in which he/she wishes to apply. In case the applicant wants to apply in multiple categories of awards, separate fee is to be paid. The fee details are provided in the subsequent sections.
The application fee is categorized into four different bands based on the ‘type’ of organization. The applicants must identify themselves as any of the below mentioned ‘type’ of organization. In case the applicant wants to apply in multiple categories of awards, separate fee is to be paid.
Method of Payment: Online payment gateway.Please note that it is mandatory to pay the application fees. Failure to do so will result in the automatic rejection of your application. Also, kindly note that this fee is non-refundable under any circumstances.
Given below are the fee details, divided into four categories based on your organization type.
|S.No.||Type of Organization||Categories||Payment|
|1||Non-profit Organisation/Non-Governmental Organization||Category 1||Rs. 5000/- + 18% GST, as applicable|
|2||Community/ Village Committees /Village Panchayats|
|3||Academic & Research Organization|
|4||Organized Colonies / Resident Welfare Associations||Category 2||Rs. 15000/- +18% GST, as applicable|
|5||Water User Associations (WUAs)|
|8||MSME (As per GOI norms)||Category 3||Rs. 25000/- +18% GST, as applicable|
|9||Bilateral and Multilateral Organizations|
|10||Private Limited Companies||Category 4||Rs. 50000/- +18% GST, as applicable|
|11||Public Sector Undertakings (PSU)|
|12||Large Industries (As per GOI norms)|
|13||Housing Construction Companies|
The evaluation process will take place in two stages: An internal committee will carry out a first eligibility screening to ensure that applications fulfill the necessary criteria requirements, followed by verification of projects/ initiatives through field visits, submitted proofs, etc. The external committee will review the application based on set criteria as mentioned in the 'Assessment Criteria’ section. Recommendations made by the internal and external committee will be processed by the Steering Committee. The TERI-IWA Water Sustainability Awards winners will then be announced on the webpage as well as through personal correspondence with the winners.
The awards will be held in New Delhi to recognize the Award-winning organization/ bodies/ industries. It will be a non-monetary award, wherein, each winner will be given a plaque and a recognition certificate for extraordinary efforts in the water sector. A total of 14 awards will be conferred, one for each category/ sub-category.