Genpact NASSCOM Social Innovation Honours 2011

Via India PR Line

NASSCOM Foundation, the leading Indian development organization that works towards galvanizing the corporate social responsibility (CSR) space in the IT industry in India; and the social development arm of NASSCOM, announces Genpact NASSCOM Social Innovation Honours – 2011 (GNSIH 2011), its annual Honours with Genpact as its Title Sponsor.

The annual Honours aim to showcase projects that demonstrate best practices through exemplary use of ICT in areas of social transformation. It aims to identify projects where innovation could be in the form of a process or an application or product. In looking at the process, NF aims to understand systems based on transfer and sharing of knowledge across the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. For NF, a social innovation can be a product, process, or technology as also a principle, an idea, an intervention, or some combination of these using ICT. The winners will receive their Honours at NASSCOM’s biggest event – NASSCOM India Leadership Forum to be held in Mumbai in early 2011. The deadline for submitting entries is October 1, 2010.


Genpact NASSCOM Social Innovation Honours 2011, a NASSCOM Foundation initiative, is now open for entries for NGOs, NPOs, Corporate, Students, Government/PSUs, Individuals /Groups, across the following seven categories:

· ICT led Innovation by Non – Profit Organisation
· ICT led Innovation as a Business Model
· ICT led Innovation through Corporate Social Responsibility
· ICT led Innovation by Government Department/Body
· Multi Stakeholder Partnership
· ICT led Innovation by Individual/Group
· ICT led Innovative Student Concept

The application form can be either downloaded or filled online on our website www.nasscomfoundation.org.

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