Shri Sanjit Roy

  • 1985
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development

Born in 1946. Renounced a life of comfort to undertake innovative work of introducing scientific yet simple systems and programmes to change the life of rural people of India. Founded the Social Work and Research Centre (SWRC) in Tilonia, a village in Ajmer District, Rajasthan. The Tilonia experiment to make voluntary social work more and more professionalized has earned him national and international recognition.

The Social Work & Research Centre,
Tilonia, Madanganj,
Dist. Ajmer,
(Rajasthan) - 305 816.
Tel: 1463 - 88204 / 88211 / 88209
Fax: 1463 - 88206
Email: barefoot@jpi.dot.net.in