KERALA FINANCIAL CORPORATION

HEAD OFFICE, VELLAYAMBALAM

 

BEST ENTREPRENEUR AWARD 2017-18

Kerala financial Corporation has decided to institute awards to recognize and honour entrepreneurs from Kerala for their outstanding efforts. The awards focus on entrepreneurs from MSME sector in different categories. The award shall consist of certificate, memento & prize money.

 

The categories of award

Sl No

Category

1

Best entrepreneur in the Manufacturing sector *

2

Best Entrepreneur in the Service sector

3

Best First Line Entrepreneur  (all categories)

4

Award for Excellence in EXPORT / IMPORT substitution (all categories)

Application form

* Enterprise must have part-II registration with Govt. of India

Each Category will have three awards for General/ Young $/Women@ entrepreneurs.

$- all promoters must be in the age group 18-45 as on 01/01/2018

@- all promoters must be women

Terms & Conditions

Fee

There is no entry fee

Deadline

Last date for submission of applications 30th April, 2018 to any of the following addresses

1.       Sri. K G Ajith Kumar, Zonal Manager,

KFC  South Zone,  AGC Complex, Beach road, Kollam -691001

Ph: 0474-  2743604 Mob: 9496030104. e-mail - kgajithkumar@kfc.org  

2.       Sri. Sivadasan A K, Zonal Manager,

Central Zone, Finance Towers, First Floor, Kaloor Road, Ernakulam – 682017

Ph: 0484 – 3042329 Mob: 9496030162 e-mail - sivadasanak@kfc.org

3.       Sri. K S Rajeev, Zonal Manager,

KFC North Zone, Malabar Palace, G H Road, Kozhikode

Mob: 9496030125. e-mail - ksrajeev@kfc.org

Competition

The competition is open to enterprise operating within the state of Kerala.  The enterprise should have started production on or before 01/04/2014 and should have been working without any break for the last three FYs.

The constitution of the enterprise must be a Private Ltd Companies, Public Ltd Companies, Limited Liability Partnership, Partnership firm, Govt. Owned Companies, One man Companies, Trust, Proprietary concerns, Corporations established by Law, Registered Co-Operative Societies, Registered Trusts and Societies including Charitable Societies.

Language

The application forms & other related documents submitted may be in English.

Profile Information

The participants can create a profile to submit along with the final application submission. The winners may get a chance to present the same on the seminar, which is being conducted along with the award ceremony.

Prize Event

The award distribution ceremony will be conducted along with the Conclave proposed to be conducted on May 8 & 9, 2018 at Trivandrum.

Disqualification

KFC reserves the right to disqualify at any time (in its reasonable discretion) any participant or entry for good cause, including, but not limited to, non-compliance with these terms or violation of any applicable laws, codes, or regulations.

Selection

The finalists and winners will be selected from all eligible nominations by a distinguished panel. The decision of the judging panel will be final.

The judging criteria includes growth in turnover, profit, employee numbers, rise in investment, rise in EXPORT quantum / IMPORT substitution together with such factors as  degree of innovation, development of ingenious production and marketing, employee welfare measures and extent of expansion into national and international markets.

Award Criteria
1 Rate of growth in production, tax payments, employee strength, profits, investment on plant & machinery, EXPORT quantum/IMPORT substitution etc.
2 Use of technology
3 Self dependence of the firm in terms of entrepreneur’s background, support from partners/family, previous experience etc.
4 Product development/ R&D activities.
5 Diversification of products & market introduction
6 Management of the enterprise including HRD, inventory control, accounting & marketing techniques.
7 Employee welfare

Contact

Applicants can clarify any doubts on the following addresses.

1.      Sri. K G Ajith Kumar, Zonal Manager,

KFC  South Zone,  AGC Complex, Beach road, Kollam -691001

Ph: 0474-  2743604 Mob: 9496030104. e-mail - kgajithkumar@kfc.org 

2.      Sri. Sivadasan A K, Zonal Manager,

Central Zone, Finance Towers, First Floor, Kaloor Road, Ernakulam – 682017

Ph: 0484 – 3042329 Mob: 9496030162.  e-mail - sivadasanak@kfc.org

3.      Sri. K S Rajeev, Zonal Manager,

KFC North Zone, Malabar Palace, G H Road, Kozhikode

Ph: 0495 – 2722779. Mob: 9496030125. e-mail - ksrajeev@kfc.org

Check list
1 Company profile.
2 Attach any two documents satisfying KYC Criteria.
3 Copy of Part-II memorandum filed.
4 Copy of audited balance sheet for the last three FYs.
5 Copy of standardization/quality control certification.
6 The unit will be liable to produce any other document related to the claim at any stage of the award process as requested by KFC.

Application form