National Metallurgists Day Awards

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The Ministry of Steel has recently extended the last date of receiving applications under National Metallurgist Award - 2022 to 31st October 2022.

About National Metallurgists Day Awards:

  • National Metallurgists Day Awards, was instituted in 1962 by the then Ministry of Steel & Mines.
  • It aims to recognize and honor outstanding contributions of Metallurgists in the metallurgical field covering operation, research, design, education, waste management, energy conservation and their specific contribution to achieve  objectives of ATMA NIRBHAR BHARAT.
  • The awards are given on an annual basis, only to Indian nationals.
  • Nominations for the award shall be invited online on the Ministry of Steel’s Portal or the centralized portal being developed by Ministry of Home Affairs. Nominations will be through companies/ organizations or from the public through self-nomination.
  • The first award was given in 1963 and subsequently every year thereafter.


Source : PIB