With effect from July 2001, the Government of Tamilnadu has decided to award High Cash Incentives to outstanding sports persons in lieu of the scheme of allotting house/flat/plot. Sports persons who qualify for the scheme are those who have won medals at the Olympics, Asian Games, and Common Wealth Games which are conducted once in every 4 years. Other sportspersons who qualify are those who have won medals at the South Asia Federation Games and National Games which are conducted once in 2 years.
This table displays the priority accorded to each event and the associated cash award.
|Category||Order of priority sports discipline||Quantum of High Cash Award (Rs. in lakhs)|
Common Wealth Games
Soth Asian Federation Games
The sportsperson should be a resident of Tamilnadu in the last five years prior to the date of the medal-winning performance.
State coaches who train medal-winning sportspersons will be given fifteen percent (15%) of the cash award as incentive.
Award of Cash incentives to the Sports persons representing Tamil Nadu who win medals in international Competition in the non -Olympic Sports disciplines of Chess,Carrom,Tennikoit and Powerlifting.
|SI.No||Sports Discipline||Cash Incentive|
International Competitions in Chess,Carrom, Power lifting and Tennikoit
|Rs.20 lakhs||Rs.15 lakhs||Rs.10 lakhs|
National Competitions in Chess,Carrom,Power lifting and Tennikoit
Person who is titled Grand Master - Rs.5.00 lakhs
Person who is titled International Master - Rs.3.00 lakhs
1. World Cup
2. World Championship
World Powerlifting Championship
|1||Chess :||National Chess Championship (Men and Women)
||National Senior Carrom Championship (Men and Women)
||National Senior Powerlifting Championship (Men and Women)
||National Senior Tennikoit Championship(Men and Women)
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