The last date for receiving the applications is August 18.
Hyderabad: Industry body Federation of Telangana and AndhraPradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FTAPCCI), is inviting nominations for FTAPCCI Excellence Awards for the year 2016-17. The last date for receiving the applications is August 18.
Addressing a press conference here on Monday, FTAPCCI president Gowra Srinivas said that the industry body has been giving the awards to spur excellence among the industries. They are being given since the 80s and have been annual affair baring the period 2013-14. The awards will be given at an event to be held in October or November.
Anil Reddy Vennam, chairman, FTAPCCI Excellence Awards Committee, said the awards recognise corporates, institutions, entrepreneurs and individuals for their contributions /achievements. Each award will focus on a different theme and consists of a trophy/plaque and a citation.
Awards will be given for excellence in industrial productivity, all round performance, marketing initiatives, export performance, use of renewable energy, employee welfare initiatives and corporate social responsibility, product innovation, societal impact, research and development, information technology, tourism promotion, science or engineering. A woman entrepreneur will also get the award.
The awards will be given separately for both big and MSME industry categories.