Chandigarh August 31: Haryana Sports and Youth Affairs Department has invited applications for the award of cash prizes to the outstanding Sports Persons of the State on the basis of their achievements during the financial year 2012-13.
While stating this here today, a spokesman of the department said that all the District Sports and Youth Affairs Officers has been asked to send the list of all the medal winning players of international and national level to the Headquarter by October 15, 2013 with their duly filled application forms. Applications received after the due date would not be considered and for this, the concerned District Sports and Youth Affairs Officer would be held responsible, he added.
The spokesman said that the District Sports and Youth Affairs Officers were required to verify the application forms of the players himself and through atleast four senior trainers that the details given by the player in the application form was true as per the Sports Policy of the State Government. He said that the sports achievements of the players from April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2013 would only be considered.
He said that the application form should be sent in a prescribed format, the specimen of which is available on the website of the department. The attested photocopies of the certificates of sports achievements should also be attached with application form. He said that the player should be a domicile of Haryana and should have represented the State in a competition at National or International Level. He said that if a player has represented the State in an International Level Competition then he has to attach the certificate of National level Competition in which he has represented the State with the application form. Similarly, he has to attach the supporting certificates of National Level Competition and State Level Competition in case he has won medal at any International level and National level competition respectively.