Awards and Recognition Committee
Committee Contact : awards@nriva.org
Sridhar Chedalla
Chair
Bala Kopparapu
Co-Chair
Bhoopesh Alladi
Co-Chair
Mallikarjun Garipally
Co-Chair
Srinivasa Karnati
Co-Chair
Suneetha Karamsetty
Co-Chair
Venu Mattey
CMO Liaison
Balaji Gandsi Krishna Prakash
Member
Harish Potti
Member
Jaishankar Nadipalli
Member
Janardhan Katta
Member
Prasanna Kumar Menta
Member
Praveen Chinta
Member
Shiva Prakash Sontha
Member
Shyam Puvvadi
Member
Mr. Ravi Ellendula
Advisor
Frequently Asked Questions
NRIVA Mission 20ONE Chapter Award - during NRIVA Mission 20ONE term

Selection Criteria - guidelines (Score card - each section will have 5 points max):

Chapter achievements measurable - during NRIVA Mission 20ONE term in no certain order :
  • Programs initiated at chapter level that are adopted to national level
  • Number of new life members (this can be retrieved from technology team)
  • How many AAS sponsorships (Dollar Amount and/or Number of sponsorships - AAS Standing committee help can be obtained for this if needed)
  • How many AAP sponsorships (Dollar Amount and/or Number of sponsorships - AAP Standing committee help can be obtained for this if needed)
  • How many AAV sponsorships (Dollar Amount and/or Number of sponsorships - AAV Standing committee help can be obtained for this if needed)
  • RAH fundraising participation (Dollar Amount - Treasury Team help can be obtained for this if needed)
  • Seva participation - training support - educational support - community services -
  • How many vasavites volunteered at national level for committees, special programs like webinars
  • How many and what events conducted at chapter level - (needs pictures, videos, how many attended).
  • How many families joined in NRIVA website as members - (this can be retrieved from technology team)
  • Women participation at chapter level - brief description to quantify - pictures/videos' etc.,)
  • Youth participation at chapter level.
  • Kids/Youth activities promoted at chapter level - brief description to quantify - pictures/videos' etc.,)
  • How many PVSA recipients - (Bronze/Silver/Gold medal wise numbers)
  • Vasavi Jayanthi participation
  • Contribution towards Global Convention(volunteer hours)

All above metrics are measured relative to chapter size.

Our aim is to ensure a level playing field between all chapters regardless of their size. NRIVA will choose multiple winners based on chapter size and the activities performed during the term.

When we announce, it should give a wow factor

NRIVA Mission 20ONE Community Impact Award - during NRIVA Mission 20ONE term

Selection Criteria - guidelines in no certain order (Score card - each section will have 10 points max):

  • What are unique aspects initiated within the committee in this term?
  • How many events organized - explain details (pictures - videos - significance)
  • How many vasavites (families) participated
  • What is the impact - briefly explain for the each of the below and quantify the impact
    1. value to the community
    2. value or benefit to the vasavites
    3. Support to build one NRIVA
  • Any Targets given by Mission 20ONE and where this committee stands on that.
  • Program impact towards NRIVA goal : educate, empower, elevate
Note to all committee members

These two awards are to encourage and keep healthy/friendly competition among chapters and their leads and core members to take their chapters to next level and also make more and more awareness about NRIVA and its Motto - Connecting to Serve and develop extended family relationships among vasavites wherever they live. You are not alone and We are here to support you

Awards and Recognitions Committee

HONORING FOR EXCELLENCE IN FOLLOWING CATEGORIES

  • NRIVA Professional Excellence Award
  • NRIVA Women Excellence Award
  • NRIVA Youth Excellence Award (Academics)
  • NRIVA Youth Excellence Award (Non-Academics)
  • NRIVA Entrepreneur Award
  • NRIVA Community Service Award
  • NRIVA Mission 20ONE Chapter Award
  • NRIVA Mission 20ONE Community Impact Award

The nominating period for the 2022 NRIVA Awards will remain open until May 15, 2022. Awards will be announced and presented and facilitated during the Convention on July 2nd to 4th, 2022.

Please submit your nomination here

Refer to FAQ for additional details.

You can reach out to the awards committee: awards@nriva.org

Only one application per entity is permitted. Please submit any appropriate materials(video, audio clips, articles, certificates, documents, etc.) along with nomination. All communication regarding credentials will be directed to the individual submitting the credential request(s) on behalf of your or your chapter via email. The Awards are administered by the Awards and Recognition Committee, and all decisions regarding the eligibility of works and the administration of nominations are exclusively the convention leadership responsibility.

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