Development of Gandhi Heritage Sites and Establishment of Gandhi Heritage Sites Portal in Sabarmati Ashram Ahmadabad for restoration, maintenance, conservation and development and also for preservation of writings/publications etc. of Gandhiji. Construction of Memorial at Dandi for implementation of announcements made by Hon’ble P.M. on the occasion of 75th Anniversary of Dandi March.
The identification, Collation and assessment of information on “Gandhi Heritage” material for its management and development and the determination of conservation methodology etc.
Construction of National Memorial at Dandi.
All Heritage Sites related to Gandhiji are being developed. The relevant information on Gandhiji will be preserved in the Portal which will be available for the public. For implementation of announcements made by Hon'ble P.M on the 75th Anniversary of Dandi Salt Satyagraha, a National Dandi Memorial, Library Auditorium and Guest House will be available at Dandi Heritage Path. (Dandi-Ahmedabad).
The major Projects are expected to be completed during 12th Five Year Plan.
This scheme seeks to give financial assistance to young artists of outstanding promise for advanced training within India.
400 scholarships to be awarded
Monetary support to the young artistes
Throughout the year
c). Scheme for Tagore National Fellowship for Cultural Research
(Erstwhile Flexible Engagements in Knowledge Institutions)
It envisages lateral movement of scholars/academicians into the institutions to take up projects and research work related to main objective of the institutions and enriches them with a new creative edge.
15 Tagore national fellowships to be awarded.
Meeting for selection is under process.
Throughout the year.
Other Schemes/Institutions (Promotion of Art and Culture)