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.

Priority-based Incentive

This table displays the priority accorded to each event and the associated cash award.

Category

Order of priority sports discipline
GoldSilverBronze
1

Olympics
  (Once in 4 years)

*Individual event/
Team events per player

Rs.200.00  lakhs
Rs.100.00 lakhsRs.50.00 lakhs
2

Asian Games
(Once in 4 years)

*Individual event/
Team events per playe
Rs.50.00 lakhsRs.30.00 lakhsRs.20.00 lakhs
3

Common Wealth Games
(Once in 4 years) 

*Individual event/
Team events per player

Rs.50.00 lakhsRs.30.00 lakhsRs.20.00 lakhs
4

South Asian Federation Games
(Once in 2 years) 

*Individual event/
Team events per player

Rs.5.00 lakhsRs.3.00 lakhsRs.2.00 lakhs
5

National Games
(Once in 2 years) 

*Individual event/

Rs.5.00 lakhsRs.3.00 lakhsRs.2.00 lakhs


Eligibility

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.


Non-Olympic

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.NoSports DisciplineGold
Silver
Bronze
1
International Competitions in Chess,Carrom, Power lifting and TennikoitRs.20 lakhsRs.15 lakhs 
Rs.10 lakhs
2
National Competitions in Chess,Carrom,Power lifting and Tennikoit Rs.1 lakh Rs.50,000   Rs.25,000


Chess:

Person who is titled Grand Master           - Rs.5.00 lakhs 
Person who is titled International Master  - Rs.3.00 lakhs 

Carrom: 

 1. World Cup 
2. World Championship

Powerlifting:

 World Powerlifting Championship 

Tennikoit:

 World Cup 

National Competitions:

1    Chess :               National Chess Championship (Men and Women)

2.

Carrom

National Senior Carrom Championship (Men and Women)

3.

Powerlifting

National Senior Powerlifting Championship (Men and Women)

4.

Tennikoit

National Senior Tennikoit Championship(Men and Women)

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