The award, which consists of Rs 2 lakh and a citation, is instituted by the Madhya Pradesh Government.
The award distribution will be a part of a three-day cultural event here, said Divisional Commissioner and Local Organising Committee Chairman Sanjay Dubey. The award is given to a singer and a music composer alternately; last year's recipient was Rajesh Roshan.
In pictures: Bend it like Mumbai yogini Natasha Noel
Photos: Varun, Taapsee, Jacqueline promote 'Judwaa 2' on 'Dance Plus 3'
Instagram's newest sensation: Check out these photos of Bruna Abdullah
Photos: This is how Chitrangda Singh looks without make-up
Photos: Malaika Arora parties wearing see-through lace dress