Nomination form for Publishers

How to fill the form?

Publisher are allowed to nominate multiple authors.
If a publisher would like to nominate an author in more than one category or would like to nominate more than one book or nominate more than one author – they must fill the details in the form and submit separate forms for us to collect all the required details.
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Hard copy of the book is not required at the time of nomination.

NOMINATIONS OPEN ONLY FOR WOMEN AUTHORS

Eligibility Criteria

1. The author of the book should be a woman.
2. Works should originally be written in the English language.
3. Year of publication: The work must have been published in India between December 2020 – November 2021
4. Author Nationality – Author should be of Indian origin or holds an “Overseas Citizen of India” (OCI) card. Proof of Nationality will be required with each entry.
5. Women authors must have at least one book published.

Guidelines

1. Forms to be submitted in English only
2. Entry Submission through online mode only
3. Last date for submission of entries is 4th December
4. Multiple entries across categories can be submitted by a publisher
5. The Awards’ Curator may call in any eligible novel for the consideration of the Jury, at his/her discretion on a confidential basis
6. Submissions from publishers across the globe
7. Self-published/Self-nominated books will only be evaluated for Popular Choice Award
8. Posthumous works will not be considered eligible for the Prize. Any issues of doubt in this regard will be resolved by the Curator.
9. Any discrepancies observed during the eligibility check may lead to disqualification.
– In any dispute about the rules, results or any matter relating to the conduct of the Prize, the decision of the Curator will be considered as final and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
– The Curator, in consultation with the jury, has the right to eliminate any book whose final version differs substantially from the version first submitted.
10. Submission of declaration form along with nomination is mandatory.
11. For ‘Best Debut’ category, please nominate the Debut book of the Author.
12. For ‘Best Children’s’ category, authors who have written books catering to Children in the age group of 8 – 14 years can be nominated.
13. Publishers should not disclose their list of entries to any third parties, including the author(s) themselves.

Declaration

I, hereby confirm that:
1. Minimum of one book by the author was published in hard copy.
2. The author of the book is a woman.
3. The book is originally written in the English language.
4. The publication date of the book in India was within the period December 2020 – November 2021.
5. Country of origin of the author is India.
6. The book has not been self-published or re-published.
7. In case of nomination for ‘Best Debut’ category, the Debut book of the author has to be nominated.

Please Fill Publisher Details Below

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Please Fill Book Details Below

Book Name:
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  • January - 2021
  • February - 2021
  • March - 2021
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  • May - 2021
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  • July - 2021
  • August - 2021
  • September - 2021
  • October - 2021
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Awards Category:
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  • Best Children's Author
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Genre:
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