Published on: November 9, 2023
Shri Nalwadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar Endowment Award
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- Awarded by – Kannada Sahitya Parishat
- Award – Rs 51,000 (cash), souvenir and fruit baskets
- Frequency – Annually
- Features-Also called as Kannada Sahitya Parishat’s endowment award
- Awarded to eminent person who has made significant achievements in the all-round development of the country including industrial sector, agriculture, irrigation, electricity, welfare of backward classes, social justice, women’s empowerment.
- So far 12 dignitaries have been conferred with the award.