JagranJosh.com presents Season 2 of Education Awards. These awards acknowledge and applaud the efforts of Educational Leaders, Teachers and Students who went beyond the mile and demonstrated excellence in the field of education.

Season 1 of these awards have set high standards and created an industry benchmark for recognizing best practices in education during the COVID-19 induced lockdown. Season 2 takes this legacy forward by recognizing exceptional work in education at a time when online/hybrid education has become the ‘New Normal’.

Checkout Season 1 Here!

Special Guests


Educational Leaders

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Outstanding Educational Leader

This category will recognize 3 educational leaders (Principals/Heads of Institutions) who demonstrated excellence in educational leadership in the times of change.


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Most Innovative Teaching Method

An initiative that made teaching or learning easier for the educators or students.

Best Initiative (For Children with Special Needs [CWSN])

An initiative that benefitted those with either physical or learning disabilities.

Most Innovative use of Science & Technology

An initiative that made innovative use of science & tech to solve an everyday problem

Best Initiative (Using Social Media)

An initiative that made use of social media to make a significant contribution in improving learning outcomes.

Best Initiative (For Grassroots Service)

An initiative that benefitted educators or students from the economically weaker or disadvantaged section of the society.

Best Initiative (Edutainment – Making Learning Fun)

An initiative that made learning fun and interactive while retaining the academic benefits.

Best Initiative (For Mental Health Awareness)

An initiative that significantly raised awareness or provided solutions for improved mental health.


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Most Innovative Educational Project

A project or initiative that demonstrated innovation and out of the box thinking in an academic context.

Most Socially-Relevant Initiative

A socially relevant initiative that demonstrated active involvement with a social cause and produced measurable results.

Most Creative Use of Social Media

A project/initiative/campaign that made the most effective use of social media in a meaningful way for constructive results.

Most Creative Online Initiative

An online initiative that demonstrated exceptional creativity

Best Use of Science & Technology

A project or initiative that made innovative use of science & tech for a practical and useful application in daily life.

Most Promising Literary Talent

Any work or series of work that demonstrated literary brilliance in either text or audio/visual format.

Student Ambassador (Popular Choice)

Any other significant academic or extracurricular achievement which demonstrates outstanding initiative, significant presence of mind or leadership potential.

Special Awards

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These awards will recognize accomplishments in the institutional or start-up framework and will be chosen editorially at JNM.


Nomination Process

Benefits for theAward Winners

  • Recognition in the form of Award Trophy and Certificate by India's #1 Education Portal - JagranJosh.com (24 Million + Unique Users/month. Source: ComScore Oct '21)
  • Names of the awardees will be widely published in Jagran New Media group websites (112 Million + Unique Users/month. Source: ComScore Oct '21) and all social platforms.

Awards Winners

Season 1 Highlights


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Why these awards?

“Education is the most powerful weapon to change the world” -- During the COVID-19 induced lockdown and in its aftermath, Education leaders, Teachers and Students went beyond the mile to prove this famous quote by Nelson Mandela. JagranJosh Education Awards celebrate these very key stakeholders in the education ecosystem who quickly adapted to the “New Normal” and created stories of courage and change in the face of adversity.

Whether it is setting an example of inspiring educational leadership, innovative methods of teaching or noteworthy academic/extracurricular student achievement, JagranJosh Education Awards is a platform that rewards such pioneering educational initiatives.

Above all, these awards celebrate the spirit of those change makers who rose above challenges to create stories that inspire the future generations.

Why should I go for this award?

JagranJosh Education Awards are decided by pan-India votes and a prestigious jury’s decision. Winning these awards means being part of a select league of students and educators of high calibre & repute.

What is the probability of getting selected for these awards?

These awards celebrate pioneering achievements of students and teachers who displayed exceptional creativity and innovation. Hence we encourage you to apply if you think you fulfil the requirements in any given category. Selection is purely merit based.

What are the steps involved in the Selection Process?

First you have to register on the website or send an email as per the nomination process. Your entry will be reviewed editorially and, if accepted, you will hear from us about the next steps. Shortlisted nominations will be put up for audience voting followed by the jury selection round. The jury will decide the final winners who will receive the award trophy and certificate in a glittering awards ceremony.

Can I apply for Season 2 if I also applied for Season 1?

Yes, if you applied for Season 1 but could not win, then you’re encouraged to apply for Season 2

What if there is more than one deserving candidate in a given category?

The jury’s decision will be final in this regard.

Are there any fees for nomination?

There are no fees for nominations in any category. JNM reserves the right to accept/decline any nomination based on the criteria mentioned.

Does nomination guarantee my inclusion?

Please note that completing this nomination survey, while required for award consideration, does not guarantee the Nominee's inclusion. Inclusion is subject to meeting certain criteria consistent with the mission, objectives, and policies of JNM. The information you enter is also subject to editing for style, accuracy, or other reasons.