Junior Badminton Championship is an annual property of PNB MetLife, which aims to take Badminton to grassroots. The Company, in association with an NGO conducts training programmes to the under privileged children across major cities of India.
Recognized by Badminton Association of India (BIA), PNB MetLife has been conducting JBC tournaments since past five years now. Currently, the Company is providing training to 100 selected children from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai and Kolkata to participate in the upcoming Badminton Championship – JBC 5. Further, the top 32 children from the JBC 5 tournament will be provided with one-year scholarships (including training, nutrition and kits) to pursue Badminton.