Q1. The Scheme
Higher Education Leadership Awards (HELA) scheme was instituted in the year 2017 by
the Centre for Leadership Development (CLD) of Venus International Foundation (VIF).
It is presented yearly during the Higher Education Leadership Meet (HELM) that is conducted
during January month of the year. The scheme has a Criteria, Standards, Policy, Nomination
Application, Expert Committee and Judging Process that are governed by the Board of Trust.
Award: Certificate and Memento; It's a Non-financial Award.
The scheme has a Criteria, Standards,
Policy, Nomination Application, Expert Committee and Judging Process that are governed
by the Board of Trust.
Q2. What are the eligibility criteria to apply for HELA 2019?
Please refer clause 3.1 of the policy document
Q3. How many entrants win HELA Awards?
For each field /speciality (Eg. Distinguished Leader - Engineering), the expert
committee will select 2 Nominees.
However the Apex Committee reserve the rights to honour less or more than 2 nominees
in any category who meet standards set by the expert committee.
Q4. What are the HELA process?
Please refer clause 4.2 of the policy document
Q5. Why the Winner has to Register for the HELM Program ?
HELM is a self-supporting event. The registration fees are the major source of revenue for running the event.
All the expenses of the events (Accounting and Auditing fee - Bank charges - Electricity, Telephone,
Internet - Employees Salary/Benefits - Equipment/Major Rentals - Gifts/ Premiums - Labor cost - Lunch and
Hall Expenses - Materials - Office Rent and Maintenance - Packaging - Photography - Planning - Postage
Expense - Printing and Stationery - Promotion & Publicity - Publications - Stage decoration expenses - Taxes - Website
Design & Maintenance) are covered by the event income (registration fees from the participants)
and Foundation operating funds.
Q6. After registering for the HELM, if the Winner is unable to attend the same, how to get the Award ?
We expect the Award Winner's presence on the day of Celebration.
If not, He/She can can depute a person to get the Award during the ceremony.
(or) HELA Team will send the Award Certificate, Medal and Memento via courier to the Winner's Address
during the 3rd week of January 2019.
However, as soon as the Winner register for the event, His/Her name will be appear in the Award Winners List,
His/Her Profile will be uploaded in the Web page & His/Her details will be included in the HELA Report.