Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Toto Awards for Creative Writing (English) 2017: Shortlist

Four writers have been shortlisted for the Toto Awards for Creative Writing (English) 2017. They are (in no particular order):

1. Aravind Jayan (Thiruvananthapuram) 


2. Sohini Basak (Kolkata) 


3. Mantra Mukim (New Delhi) 


4. Ila Ananya (Bengaluru)


TFA congratulates the shortlisted writers and wishes them all the best! The two winners will be announced on January 7, 2017 at the Toto Awards function in Bengaluru. 


Thursday, December 1, 2016

Toto Award 2017 for Creative Writing in Kannada: Long-list

Thirteen writers have been long-listed for the Toto Award 2017 for Creative Writing in Kannada. They are (in no particular order):

1. Sourabha Rao (Bengaluru)

2. Yogesha K.S. (Bengaluru)

3. Avinash G. Krishna (Mysuru)

4. Prateek Mukunda (Bengaluru)

5. Madhusudana Y.N. (Bengaluru)

6. Prasad Shenoy (Karkala, Udupi District)

7. Rajashekara C.  (Bengaluru)

8. Chaitra Kotoor (Kolar)

9. Praveen Kumar G. (Bengaluru)

10. Dayananda  (Bengaluru)

11. K. Aravind Mitra (Mysuru)

12. Sandeep Eshanya (Mysuru)

13. K.V. Pravara (Chitradurga)

The shortlist will be announced later this month. 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Toto-Tasveer Awards for Photography 2017: Long-list

Sixteen applicants have been long-listed for the Toto-Tasveer Awards for Photography 2017. They are (in no particular order):

1. Meghana Shirish Iyer (Bengaluru)

2. Mitul Kajaria (Kolhapur, Maharashtra)

3. Sreejith Ek (Malappuram, Kerala)

4. Sutirtha Chatterjee (Kolkata)

5. Indranil Banerjee (Kolkata)

6. Tabeenah Anjum Quereshi (Jaipur)

7. Shampa Kabi (Thane, Maharashtra)

8. Cyril Lucido Kuhn (Dehradun)

9. Anand Krishnan K.L. (Bengaluru)

10. Vinod Babu V. (Hyderabad)

11. Kekhrie Zhazo Miachieo (New Delhi)

12. Sarang Naik (Mumbai)

13. Manish Sharma (New Delhi)

14. Karthik Krishnaswamy (Bengaluru)

15. Aditi Jain (Delhi)

16. Subal K.R. (Kolkata)

The shortlist will be announced in December.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Toto Awards for Short Film 2017: Long-list

Fifteen applicants have been long-listed for the Toto Awards for Short Film 2017. They are (in no particular order):

1. Archana Chandrashekar (Thane, Maharashtra) 

2. Maisam Ali (Pune)

3. Vikrant Dhote (Mumbai) 

4. Medini Kelamane (Bengaluru) 

5. Shruti Caulagi (Hyderabad) 

6. Savyasachi Prabir (Ambernath, Maharashtra)

7. Mukul Haloi (Nalbari, Assam) 

8. Nundrisha Wakhloo (New Delhi) 

9. Daksh Punj (New Delhi) 

10. Rashesh Desai (Gandhinagar) 

11. Himanshu Prajapati (Ghazipur, U.P.)

12. Sasha Singh (Gurgaon) 

13. Aditi Saraswat (Mumbai) 

14. Pankul Gupta (New Delhi) 

15. Ninni Sahu (Wardha, Maharashtra)


The shortlist will be announced in December.