Nominations for the Padma Awards, 2017 is presently open and the last date for receipt of the nominations for the Padma Awards 2017 is September 15, 2016.
It has been decided that from this year the nominations/recommendations for the Padma Awards will be received online only on an electronic management system designed by MHA. This is available on the website: www.padmaawards.gov.in. No other mode of nomination/recommendation will be accepted. Nominations received after September 15, 2016 will also not be considered.
For further details click ‘Awards and Medals’ on the Union Home Ministry’s website: www.mha.nic.in
The statutes and rules relating to these awards are available on the Union Home Ministry’s website with the link: MHA