24th of March, 2011
BJ Block-284, Sector II, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, India

Association of Science & Society (AS&S) and Harlem Children Society (HCS) Felicitated and Honored two distinguished members of our society for their dedication to our community with the 2011 Presidential Awards. Ms. Urmi Basu, of New Light, Kolkata was felicitated with the “Social Entrepreneur of the Year” Award; and Mr. John Andrew Bagul was accorded the “Educator of the Year Award” for his dedication towards education.

On the day of the Inauguration and Dedication of the Association of Science & Society on 24th of March 2011 in Salt Lake City, Kolkata, India, Dr. Sat Bhattacharya, Founder, President & Chairman of the Association of Science & Society (based in Kolkata) and Harlem Children Society (based in New York City), conferred the AS&S Presidential Awards to the two distinguished citizens.

Association of Science & Society Presidential Awards
“Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award”- Ms. Urmi Basu
Founder & Trustee, New Light, Kolkata, India
For Her Dedicated Service for Community Development & Upliftment of the
Under-resourced & Under-served communities
“Educator of the Year Award”- Mr. John Andrew Bagul
Principal, South City International School, Kolkata, India
For His Dedication towards Education and Advancement of Good Education Practices