Sports & Youth Services


Talent Scouting for Sports Hostel

Talent Scouting for admission into different State Sports Hostel in the discipline of Atheltics, Archery, BasketBall, VolleyBall, FootBall, Hockey, Weightlifting, Wresting, Kabaddi, Swimming shall be between 9 years to 12 years of age.

23 nos. of Participants got selected for State Level Talent Scouting at Kalinga stadium. Out 23 nos. 15 nos. was selected for different State Sports Hostel like Sundargarh, Bolangir, Nayagarh, Kandhamal.

Youth Festival Programme:

Sports & Youth Services Depatt. Has organized the State Youth Festival to select the State Contingent for their participation in the National Youth Festival.

A total 44 nos. of participants was participated in the State Level competition held at Deogarh.

Tribal Sports Competition:

Govt. in Sports & Youth Services Deptt. Have approved a new scheme regarding promotion of Sports among the tribal’s youth. Accordingly the Jharsuguda district also organized the Tribal Sports.

Total 57 nos. of participant was participated in the State Level Tribal Sports competition at different venue. The Jharsuguda district Women’s Foot Ball team was the Champion in the State Level. 02 nos. of athletes also got the medal.

Observance of National sports Day:

The birth anniversary of Hockey Wizard Late Dhyan Chand was observed as National Sports Day on 29th Aug.  every year. A mass rally was organized in the morning session and exhibition match in the evening session. 220 numbers of boy and girls from different institution were participated in the said programme.

Women’s Sports Competition

Last year Women’s Sports Competition was not conducted by the Sports & Youth Services Deptt.

Rural Sports Competition:

Last year Rural Sports Competition was also not conducted by the Deptt.


  1. Sportsmen ID Card
  2. Sportsmen Weight age Certificate
  3. Biju Pattnaik Sports Award
  4. Pension to Sports Persons
  5. Incentives & Cash Award
  6. Financial assistance to Outstanding Sports Person for international participation.
  7. Biju Pattnaik Bravery Award
  8. State Award for Social Service
  9. Admission in to Physical Education College.