At Albless Baug, on Saturday, 1 February 2014



a) Students who have appeared for the following examinations held in February / March / April / May 2013 and obtained marks as under:

i) S S C 85% and above

ii) I.C.S.E /C B S E 85% and above

iii) H.S C. -Arts 70% and above

iv) H.S.C. – Science . 80% and above

v) H.S.C. – Commerce 75% and above

vi) T.Y.B A 65% and above

vii) TY.B.Sc 70% and above

viii) T.Y.B.Com 70% and above

The Awards / Prizes in each of the above eight (8) categories are as under : 1st Prize Rs.25,000, 2nd Prize – Rs.15,000, 3rd Prize – Rs.10,000. Every other eligible awardee-Rs.2,000.


(i) Gold Medals to the toppers of S.S.C./I.C.S.E./C.B.S.E /H.S.C. will be awarded by ZARIR BHATHENA in memory of his parents.

(ii) Cash prizes to Graduates – B.A., B.Sc., B.Com., will be awarded by HOMI RANINA

b) Students who have appeared in H.S,C. (Science) examinations held in the year 2013 and have secured admission (on merit only) in the First Year of any Medical College in India (Degree Course), and are not eligible for JIMI N. KATHAVVALLA MEMORIAL AWARDS.

c) Students who have appeared for H.S.C. (Science) examinations held in the year 2013 and have secured admission (on merit only) in First Year of any Engineering College in India (Degree), and are not eligible for the JIMI N. KATHAWALLA MEMORIAL AWARDS.

d) Students who have appeared for examinations held in India in February/March/April/May 2013 for any other Bachelors Degree (except LLB.) and have obtained 65% and above.

e) Students who have appeared for LL.B. Degree examinations held in India in April/May 2013 and have obtained 60% and above.

f) Students who have appeared for Post-Graduate Degree (not Diploma) examinations held in India in February/ March /April / May 2013 in any academic course of study and have secured a First Class.

g) Students who have been honoured with Doctorate (Ph.D) in any field from a recognized University in India in the year 2013.

h) Students who have appeared for Solicitors / I.C.W.A. / C.S. final examinations conducted by the Bombay Incorporated Law Society / The Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India / The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, in the year 2013 and have obtained 60% and above in the Solicitors Examination and 55% and above in I.C.W.A. / C.S. Examinations.

i) Students who have appeared for CA. (final) examination held in India in the year 2013 and have cleared the said examination.

j) Students having any handicap / disability and have successfully cleared in the year 2013, any of the exams set out in clauses (a) to (i) above irrespective of the percentages mentioned in the said clauses.


i) Students applying for all the above categories (except (h), (i) and (j)) should have cleared the examination in the first attempt only.

ii) Students who have appeared for Diploma examinations, need not apply

iii) All eligible awardees (students) should submit their Bio-data, photostat copies of relevant mark-sheets attested by the Principal in duplicate, along with the application.

iv) Students applying under category (j) should in addition to the documents set out in clause (iii) above also submit a medical certificate giving complete details of the handicap / disability suffered by such student. The medical certificate has to be of a registered medical practitioner who is an expert in the field of the handicap /disability suffered by such student.

v) The sponsors of the Navaz Jimi Kathawalla Memorial Award / Prizes at their sole discretion may increase any of the cash prizes set out in clause (a) above in suitable / exceptional cases.

k) Teachers and Principals who have complied with the following eligibility criteria:

i) Who have in May 2013 completed 15 yrs /25 yrs / 35 yrs of full time active teaching service in India only;

ii) The period of service should be after completion of formal and recognized training

iii) Teachers / Principals who have received an Award from ZOSTA in the above categories of 15 yrs / 25 yrs /35 yrs are not eligible for the same category again;

iv) Superannuated Teachers / Principals must apply within one year of retirement only;

l) Teachers who have given outstanding service of training /imparting knowledge to students pertaining to Parsi /Zoroastrian religion / faith in India and who have not been felicitated earlier by ZOSTA.

NOTE Teachers / principals applying under clauses (k) & (I) above should enclose a certificate issued by the Principal/ Management of the Institution, verifying the contents of the Application.

m) Teachers / Principals who in the year 2013, are recipients of any state / national award in the field of teaching.

Note The recipients of the awards / prizes shall remain present at the venue latest by 5.00 p.m. and have their names registered. Any recipient who fails to remain present at the said function will be able to collect his I her award/ prize only in the function that will be helc in the following year on presentation of a Photostat copy of the Application along with its Annexures submitted earlier, to ZOSTA.

All applications must be complete in ALL RESPECTS and along with all relevant documents (IN DUPLICATE) along with a stamped self addressed envelope must be dropped/couriered/mailed to the designated ZOSTA BOX Placed at the Jam-e- Jamshed Newspaper office between 11.00 a.m. and 4.30 p.m. only at Jam-e-Jamshed Communications Pvt. Ltd., Oricon House, 5th Floor, 12114, K. Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda, Near Rhythm House, Fort, Mumbai 400 001. Please note that if any application is incomplete in any respect, that application will be considered invalid and will not be considered for any award. All applications are to be dropped / couriered / mailed to the above mentioned ZOSTA Box.


Kindly ensure that the application is put in a sealed envelope with the category for which the application is being made, written clearly on the envelope.

ALL APPLICATIONS must be dropped by Tuesday, 12th November 2013, after which no application will be accepted.


  • hoofrish nagporewalla

    Dear Sirs,

    This is in regards to the below Annual Awards Function for higher studies medicine and engineering is taken into account but ARCHITECTURE Degree Course is not taken into account. For Std XII HSC is taken but ISC Delhi Board Std. XI & XII (Extension of ICSE) not taken into account).I request the trustees to look and facilitate these children also.

    Regards, Hoofrish


  • I wish to know where to get the form as I have no relatives in Mumbai to do the needful. In case we apply then how do we go about it. My son has appeared for XII std CBSE and has scored 88.2%. could you please guide me accordingly.

    Mrs. Irani

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