Parigi Hanumanth Rao Foundation Excellence in Journalism Award 2017

The Parigi Hanumanth Rao Foundation is now accepting entries to the 2017 Award for Excellence in Journalism, felicitating exceptional works of responsible reporting by journalists in Telugu regional and other language publications. The award showcases and encourages thoughtful coverage of human stories and livelihood issues related to the Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh. Articles covering the environment, city-based human stories, CSR and rural poverty are eligible for the award. The winner of the award will receive a cash endowment of Rs 50,000.    

Journalists from print and online publications across languages may submit their entries for the awards.

Guidelines for applicants

1.     Applicants should be bona fide career journalists and should have published their work in any Telugu regional publication or news portal.

2.     The articles should have been published between January 1 and December 31, 2016.

3.     Articles written in any language in any recognized publication or news portal will be considered for the award.

4.     The articles must pertain to the Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh

5.     Entrants may mail Telugu language articles with proof of publication to  P R Rao, 131/1, First Floor, Between 9th and 10th Cross, Margosa Road, Malleswaram, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560 003, India.

6.     Entrants may also email English language articles with proof of publication to journalismawards2017@gmail.com

7.     The deadline for submission is September 1, 2017.

For further information, kindly contact: Journalismawards2017@gmail.com