HIGH CASH INCENTIVES
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.
The sportsperson should be a resident of Tamilnadu in the last five years prior to the date of the medal-winning performance.
Incentive to Coaches
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.
Person who is titled Grand Master - Rs.5.00 lakhs
1. World Cup
World Powerlifting Championship