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We are happy to inform you that the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) in association with The Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI-CMA) is conducting “2nd ASSOCHAM - ICAI-CMA  SMEs Excellence Award” this year.
The MSME Sector is an important pillar of Indian economy as it contributes greatly to the growth of Indian economy with a vast network of around 3 crore units, creating employment of about 7 crore, manufacturing more than 6000 products, contributing about 45% to manufacturing output and about 40% of exports, directly and indirectly.
MSMEs are the driving force behind a large number of innovations and contribute to the National growth through employment generation, investments and exports. Thus, the sector has been an important vehicle for attaining inclusive and sustainable growth in the country.
To motivate the MSMEs in the country, it is important that we appreciate their contribution and achievements. As a tribute to their efforts, ASSOCHAM and ICAI-CMA have jointly decided to felicitate the leading SMEs of the country for achieving distinction in various spheres of business excellence.
The awards will be conferred in the following categories.
  • Innovation
  • Green Business
  • CSR Activities
  • Fair Business Practices
  • SME of the Year
  • Most Promising Brand
  • Women Entrepreneur
  • Cost Competitiveness
The Jury consisting of prominent representatives from industry, academia and former Beaurocrats will decide upon the winners. A trophy and a certificate will be presented to all the winners. Certificate of participation will also be given to the participants.
On behalf of ASSOCHAM and ICAI-CMA we request you to kindly nominate your organization for the Award(s).
You may send us your nomination for the award in the attached Application Form along with all supporting documents. You may participate in more than one category of awards, subject to payment of Rs. 3,000/- per entry.