"We must never lose sight of each and every individual life"
António Guterres is the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations,
Our world has reached an agonizing milestone and the loss of more than one million lives from the COVID-19 pandemic, It’s a mind-numbing figure and pain has been multiplied by the savageness of this disease. Yet we must never lose sight of each and every individual life, we can overcome this challenge. As we remember so many lives lost, let us never forget that our future rests on
solidarity of the people united.
In the wake of this crisis, we must not forget the critical role and humanitarian efforts of millions of individuals and organizations.
The Mahatma Awards is to acknowledge and recognizes the organizations and individuals, who are working tirelessly and putting their humanitarian efforts to help the most impacted and to fight this pandemic with
Mahatma Award for Covid-19 Humanitarian Efforts"
Who can apply
Public Sector Enterprises
Hospitals & Medical Facilities
Health Workers and Paramedics
90 Change makers from India received
the Mahatma Award in 2019 in two categories
Mahatma Award for CSR Excellence & Mahatma Awards for Social Good
Sir Ratan Naval Tata
Vice Chairman and Managing Director
JK Lakshmi Cement Ltd
Aditya Birla Centre for Community Initiatives
Upasana Kamineni Konidela
Sir Dr. Huz
(Huzaifa Khorakiwala) CEO
Head Corporate Social Responsibility at Hero MotoCorp
Senior Executive Vice President, Chairman's Office, Reliance Industries
Mahatma Award 2020
for Social Good
Mahatma Award 2020
for CSR Excellence
The Mahatma Award for Covid-19 Humanitarian Efforts
Award Review Process
A selection committee comprising members of the Mahatma Awards Panel will review the proposals and select the award recipients through an expedited review process. Award recipients will be notified no later than January 7, 2020.
Applications are submitted through the Mahatma Award Management System. Click the “Apply Now” button to submit an application and all applications must be completed online by selecting the “Apply Now” button. The application deadline is December 31, 2020.
Please direct all questions to
Ms. Mugdha Arora
Mahatma Award is supported by Aditya Birla Group & Eternal Gandhi Initiative