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Narad Samman 2017 Submission Form

*Award categories:

  • आजीवन सेवा नारद सम्मान (Lifetime Achievement Award) {To be nominated by the jury}
  • उत्कृष्ट पत्रकारिता नारद सम्मान (Narad Samman for All over excellence)
  • स्त्री सरोकार/ महिला संवेदना पत्रकारिता नारद सम्मान (Reporting on Women Issues)
  • ग्रामीण पत्रकारिता नारद सम्मान (Rural Reporting Award)
  • विदेशी पत्रकार नारद सम्मान (भारत संबंधित पत्रकारिता) (Foreign Correspondent Reporting on India)
  • न्यूज़रूम सहयोग नारद सम्मान (Newsroom Support Award)
  • युवा पत्रकार नारद सम्मान (Young Reporter Below-30- Years with up to Three Years Experience)
  • उत्कृष्ट छायाचित्रकार (प्रिंट /टी वी) नारद सम्मान (Photo Journalist)
  • उत्कृष्ट स्तम्भकार नारद सम्मान (Columnist Award)
  • डिजिटल पत्रकारिता नारद सम्मान (Digital Media Award)
  • सोशल मीडिया पत्रकारिता नारद सम्मान (Social Media Award)

Additional material may be required.In case of television journalist to send full copies of programmes/reports/photographs on DVD or pen drive through mail.

Two letters of support for the candidate from professional associates, other than nominator

Narad Samman 2017- General Terms and Conditions

  • 1. The awards recognize work done in the year 2016 only. Publication/broadcast/online post must have occurred between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016.
  • The candidate must generally be a resident of Delhi NCR region and reporting from Delhi NCR region at the time of applying/ nominated for Narad Samman.
  • The candidate may be required to produce proof of permanent residency if selected for Narad Samman 2017 in any category.
  • Candidates applying for Foreign Correspondent Reporting on India Narad Samman must be stationed in Delhi NCR region. Such candidates may be required to also give proof of nationality if asked for.
  • Each candidate may send entry/nomination for not more than two categories at a time.
  • There is no entry fee required for Narad Samman 2017.
  • Narad Samman award applicant for all categories other than Ajeevan Sewa Narad Samman, should be a working journalist.
  • For Yuva Patrakar Narad Samman, applicant should be a working journalist below the age of 30 years with maximum 3 years experience.
  • Please ensure that the name of each entrant is spelled correctly as they should appear on certificates, press releases etc.
  • Entries complete in all respects must be submitted electronically. Each candidate must note down the acknowledgment number generated after the entry.
  • Related material like complete programmes/ reports/ photographs should be submitted on DVD or pen drive through surface mail.
  • Print/online work may also be submitted as a URL or as a PDF document. Broadcast categories may also be submitted as a URL or uploaded file.
  • Entries can also be sent through surface mail at the address given in the form/website.
  • Please do not submit entries by hand as they will not be accepted.
  • All materials for application submitted by mail require five (5) copies. Please label each copy with your name, phone number and e-mail address and form reference number.
  • Entries sent must be complete in all respects.
  • Journalists directly associated with Narad Samman 2017 event planning, management, execution can not apply for Narad Samman 2017.
  • Entries must reach us by May 30, 2017.
  • NARAD SAMMAN 2017/IVSK members/ directors and individuals directly involved in the administration and/or selection of the awards are not eligible to participate.
  • Judges have the right to disqualify entries that do not confirm to the contest guidelines or do not meet the deadline. Entrants will not be notified of such disqualification.
  • Judges have the right to transfer entries from one category to another based on their reading of the contest guidelines.
  • Entrants will not be notified of such a transfer prior to the announcement of awards.
  • Judges have the right to withhold an award if they determine that no entries merit recognition.
  • Entries and accompanying materials submitted electronically or by mail will not be returned.
  • No claim of whatsoever nature shall be entertained if the winners fail to collect the prizes at the Awards ceremony/ venue specified by IVSK.



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