NIOS gets Social Impact Award 2012
The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has been selected as the winner of the Social Impact Award 2012 instituted by ‘Times of India’ in partnership with J P Morgan in the Education segment under the Government Category. NIOS gave 5 lakh children the chance to get an education in 2011-12, and ensured its selection as a winner in the government category. The award is given in the recognition of magnificent work done by an individual or groups or institutions making an impact in the society in various segments including Education. The Award recognises the work of NIOS in imparting education including vocational skill to millions of out of school learners. The NIOS feel honoured to accept the award.