• Articles that have appeared in the print or online media (Newspapers and Magazines) in the Financial Sector, between 1st January 2016 - 31st December 2016 only will qualify for the 5th Shriram Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism. Video coverage and blog entries will not be accepted.
  • Single Articles or Body of Work can be submitted.
  • Nominations are invited starting from now to 31st January 2017
  • No entry fees for sending in the nominations
  • Nominations can be either by Editor or Chief Of Bureau. Self Nomination by individual journalist can be submitted, accompanied with two references either from senior corporate executives or journalists or editors(may be from same or different publication)
  • An Editor can nominate his respective publication’s Journalists only
  • Vernacular articles will not be accepted
  • There is no limit on the number of nominations by an Editor/ Publication / Bureau Chief and Journalist.
  • An Editor / Chief Of Bureau is required to fill a separate nomination form for every nomination submitted
  • A separate form for Self Nomination to be submitted by the Journalist for every nomination
  • An Editor / Bureau Chief / Journalist should justify the reason for nominating an article in the format of the nomination form
  • The decision made by the Judges will be final
  • An entry will be accepted only when all the supporting documents are submitted
  • No exceptions will be made.
  • Multiple Bylines: If an article is written by more than one person, all the journalists contributing should be nominated. However, an Editor can nominate only one journalist for such story depending upon individual contribution. In this case, journalist will not be permitted to self nominate. If a multi bylined article wins the Award, and all the contributors are nominated by the editor then the cash prize will be shared by the winners.
  • Entries will be accepted from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad , Kolkata and Ahmedabad only
  • Entries from non-official email ID’s will not be accepted.
  • Postal entries will also be accepted.

  • Note: A copy of the published Article needs to be sent along with the Nomination form.

    Nomination Forms

    Entries & Nominations form can be made by downloading the nomination form below. The form should be filled in and sent, along with a copy of the article, to the email ID: from the Official email ID of the Editor making the nomination.
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    Download Nomination form