On the occasion of National Education Day 2080, Government of Nepal paid tribute to 962 remarkable individuals who have made indelible contributions to the nation's educational fabric. The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology unveiled the esteemed list of awardees in a poignant ceremony held on Tuesday.
The awards were distributed across various categories, exemplifying the diversity and depth of talent within Nepal's educational sphere:
No of Awardees
- Nepal Vidya Bhushan 'A': 790
- Nepal Vidya Bhushan 'B': 71
- Nepal Vidya Bhushan 'C': 44
- Nepal Chhatra Vidya Padak 'A': 28
- Nepal Chhatra Vidya Padak 'B': 18
- Nepal Technology Vidya Bhushan: 11
The Vidya Bhushan Awards hold a prestigious place in the nation, honoring individuals who have excelled in various facets of education, from teaching and administration to pioneering advancements in the educational technology sector.
The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has reiterated its unwavering commitment to elevating the standards of education in Nepal. These awards stand as a testament to the government's enduring support for educational brilliance and innovation.
National Education Day and the Vidya Bhushan Awards embody Nepal's overarching objective of investing in its human capital. Beyond individual recognition, these awards serve as a driving force for others to aspire to educational excellence. They foster a competitive environment that fuels educational progress, ultimately contributing to the nation's development.