New Delhi : Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports Col. Rajyavardhan
Rathore has approved the revised guidelines for Maulana Abul
Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy,
Under the revised guidelines, the applications from the universities,
which were hitherto used to be invited and scrutinized by the
Association of Indian Universities (AIU), will now be invited
by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports/Sports Authority of India.
Scrutiny of applications will also be done by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports/Sports Authority of India.
criteria for trophy has been revised
Criteria for calculation of marks for selection of universities for the
Trophy has been revised in which the performances of the students
of the universities in Olympic Games/ Paralympic Games, World
Cup/World Championships, Asian Games, Asian Cup/Asian
Championships, Commonwealth Games, Commonwealth
Championships, World University Games, World University
Championships, National University Games, Khelo India
University Games, Inter Zonal Championships and Intra Zonal
University Games/Championships has been included. Tournaments
which are held more than once a year will not be considered for
computation of marks.
The amount of award money for the overall all winner university has
been enhanced from Rs. 10 lakh to Rs. 15 lakh and for 1st Runner-up
and 2nd Runner-up universities, the amount of award money has
been enhanced from Rs. 5 lakh to Rs. 7.5 lakh and Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 4.5 lakh respectively.