Kolkata — Salesian College Sonada Sociology Department Assistant Professor Samip Sinchuri was awarded Best Volunteers Award for the year 2015-2016 under National Youth Leaders Programme (NYLP).
The award ceremony was organised under the aegis of National Service Scheme (NSS) of Jadavpur University (JU) on the occasion of National Youth Day on 21st January 2020 at Dr K.P. Basu Memorial Hall of the University in Kolkata.
The NSS-JU Program Coordinator Dr Anupam Debsarkar says, “National Young Leader Programme aims to develop leadership qualities among the youth to enable them to realise their full potential and in the process, to contribute to the nation-building process.”
The NYLP has the following components: Neighbourhood Youth Parliament (NYP); Youth for Development Programme (YFDP); National Young Leaders Awards (NYLA); National Youth Advisory Council (NYAC); and National Youth Development Fund (NYDF).
The government launched ‘National Young Leaders Programme (NYLP)’ in December, 2014.