Nava Nalanda believes that recognition and appreciation of the excellent performances and achievements of the students in both academic and other domains of holistic education including sports and performing arts, has a profound value and impact. Hence a special award ‘Nalanda Ratna’ is conferred on students for their extraordinary achievements in these spheres.
Recipients of “Nalanda Ratna” award :
Poulomi Ghatak (1999) in Table Tenn is was the first recipient of this award followed by Tamoghna Biswas (2009) for academics, Aneek Dhar (2009) for singing, Subham De (2011), Prithwish Mukherjee (2011), Navojit Chatterjee (2011), Oendrila Bhattacharyya (2013), Sumit Kumar Kar (2013), Aurghya Maiti (2014) and Aritra Paul (2014) for academics, Rupkatha Chand (2017) from Santiniketan and Hrit Mukherjee (2017) for academics, Sagnik Talukdar (2018), Tirtha Sankha Bachhar (2018) and Rounak Saha (2018) from Santiniketan for academics, Soumya Samanta and Mayukhmali Das (2019) for academics Subhajit Mandal and Swagatam Goswami (2022) Wrisita Sinha Mahapatra (2023) and Arko Das (2023) for academics.
2014: Aurghya Maiti
2014: Aritra Paul for academics
ARYA MITRA SCHOLARSHIP
Arya Mitra Scholarship instituted in the year 2010 recognises and encourages the academic excellence of our students (Kolkata as well as Santiniketan). This scholarship is for students securing 85% and above in their annual examination (Class IV to V). They are eligible for this scholarship throughout their school academic life up to Class X, provided they secure 85% and above each year.
The Arya Mitra Scholarship, instituted in memory of co founder Late Arya Mitra, is awarded to the most meritorious student of Class-IV. The recipient continues to enjoy the scholarship till Class-X subject to fulfilment of some criteria.
Partha Pratim Gupta Baksi scholarship (Santiniketan)
Partha Pratim Gupta Baksi scholarship (Santiniketan) is awarded to the winners of a special Drawing Competition held for all the students of the school.
Geeta Ghosh Memorial scholarship (Santiniketan)
Geeta Ghosh Memorial scholarship (Santiniketan) is awarded to the student securing highest marks in aggregate in to the Higher Secondary examination of the school.
BHARATI MITRA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
BHARATI MITRA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ( XI ) – FOR ENROLLING IN THE H.S.DEPT. OF THE SCHOOL WITH THE HIGHEST MARKS IN AGGREGATE IN MADHYAMIK .
UMA BASU MAJUMDER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
THIS IS AWARDED TO THE RANKHOLDERS FROM 11TH TO 20TH IN THE MADHYAMIK AS WELL AS HIGHER SECONDARY EXAMINATIONS, BEING INSTITUTED IN MEMORY OF OUR BELOVED TEACHER AND FORMER TEACHER-IN-CHARGE SMT UMA BASU MAJUMDAR
DIPTAJEET MUKHERJEE SCHOLARSHIP
SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN MEMORY OF LATE DIPTAJEET MUKHERJEE OF CL-V IN 2009-10, WHO LEFT US IN 2009 —- TO THE STUDENT/S SECURING HIGHEST MARKS IN AGGREGATE IN CL-V EVERY YEAR.
SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP (BENGALI)
AWARDED FOR SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN BENGALI, DONATED IN MEMORY OF LATE SUSHIL DAS BY HIS DAUGHTER SMT MALLIKA MITRA.
MEGHNAD SAHA SCHOLARSHIP
SECRING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN SCIENCE GROUP IN MADHYAMIK.
LEELA SENGUPTA/DIPANWITA BHOSE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN LANGUAGE GROUP IN MADHYAMIK
SPECIAL PRIZES (LIFE SCIENCE)
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN LIFE SCIENCE, INSTITUTED BY SMT. RATNA BHATTACHARYA, EX-ASSISTANT HEADMISTRESS OF NAVA NALANDA HIGH SCHOOL IN MADHYAMIK.
SUSOVAN SARKAR SCHOLARSHIP
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN HISTORY IN MADHYAMIK
HRISHIKESH DASGUPTA SCHOLARSHIP
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN GEOGRAPHY IN MADHYAMIK
LATE IVY JANA(2002 BATCH) SCHOLARSHIP
ENROLLING IN THE H.S.DEPT. OF THE SCHOOL WITH THE HIGHEST MARKS IN AGGREGATE IN MADHYAMIK 2023- AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE INTEREST ACCRUING IN ONE YEAR ON THE AMOUNT DONATED BY THE FAMILY OF LATE IVY JANA.
BISWAS RAJLAKSHMI-NIRAPADA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN AGGREGATE IN HIGHER SECONDARY EXAMINATION 2023 BEING THE AMOUNT OF INTEREST ON THE AMOUNT DONATED BY DR. MONARANJAN BISWAS, TEACHER OF PHYSICS, NAVA NALANDA HIGH SCHOOL, HIGHER SECONDARY.
DR MANORANJAN BISWAS PHYSICS APTITUDE SCHOLARSHIP
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN PHYSICS IN HIGHER SECONDARY EXAMINATION 2023, BEING THE AMOUNT OF INTEREST ON THE AMOUNT DONATED BY DR. MONARANJAN BISWAS, TEACHER OF PHYSICS, NAVA NALANDA HIGH SCHOOL, HIGHER SECONDARY
BHARATI MITRA-ARYA MITRA MEMORIAL AWARD
AWARDED TO THE TOPPER IN MADHYAMIK EXAMINATION FROM NAVA NALANDA GROUP OF SCHOOLS IN MEMORY OF THE FOUNDERS OF THE SCHOOL BY THE ALUMNII OF 1980 BATCH
SUBHRENDU SANYAL MEMORIAL AWARD
SECURING RANK IN THE TOP 10 IN HS
GEETA GHOSH MEMORIAL AWARD
SPECIAL AWARD FOR SECURING 100% IN ANY SUBJECT OTHER THAN PHYSICS/CHEMISTRY/MATHEMATICS/STATISTICS/COMPUTER SCIENCE/BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES IN HS & SECURING 100% MARKS IN ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES & ECONOMICS IN HIGHER SECONDARY EXAMINATION
SPECIAL PRIZES FOR NUTRITION
SECURING THE HIGHEST MARKS IN HIGHER SECONDARY EXAMINATION IN NUTRITION.