Scheme for Publication in Official Language -2008

Scheme for Publication in Official Language -2008
Scheme for Publication in Official Language -2008 Konkani, Marathi and English
The Scheme is formulated for publications in Official Language on the subjects - Science & Technology, Sociology including Goan Social Ethos, Philosophy, Social Awareness, Human Development, Finance, History, Agriculture/Rural Development, Media/Mass Communication/Information Technology, Administration, Tourism etc., to encourage writers in the State to develop their talent and to give boost to Official Language. i.e. Konkani, Marathi and English. Under this scheme, only unpublished Manuscripts from Goan writers are invited through press notification which should contain 250 typed pages. The Evaluation Committee is formed for selecting the manuscripts. A writer shall be eligible for maximum honorarium up to Rs. 1.00 lakh under this scheme.
  • YEAR 2008 - 2009
  • YEAR 2009 - 2010
  • YEAR 2010 - 2011
  • YEAR 2011 - 2012
Scheme for Publication in Official Language 2008 has been amended vide Gazette Notification dated 7 July 2011 Series I No.14

YEAR 2008 - 2009

The Scheme was introduced in the year 2008 - 2009 .

YEAR 2009 - 2010

In the year 2009-10 year ,three books have been selected under this scheme 1.Vikas Khara Khota by Shri Raju Nayak (Marathi Language) 2.A Concise History of Goa by Prof. Olivinho Gomes (English Language) 3.Secrets of Dental Care by Dr. Sandeep Lawande.(English Language) An Evaluation Committee meeting was convened on 11th June 2010 in the chamber of Secretary Official Language to discuss the evaluation of manuscripts, received by this Directorate from the local writers under this Scheme.

YEAR 2010- 2011

The Evaluation Committee has selected the two manuscripts under scheme for Publication in Official Language for the year 2010-11
  • "Canacona The Last frontier" by Shri Tony Martin & Dr. F.M.Nadaf
  • "Language and Early Schooling in Goa" by Dr. Afonso Botelho

YEAR 2011- 2012

Following two book have been opened in the current financial year under the Departments scheme for Publication
  • "Canacona The Last frontier" by Shri Tony Martin & Dr. F.M.Nadaf
  • "Language and Early Schooling in Goa" by Dr. Afonso Botelho

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