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Financial journalism competition open [India]

Financial journalism competition open [India]

Posted on November 22, 2016

Deadline: 

January 15, 2017

Journalists who work in newspapers and magazines in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai can apply for an award.

The Shriram Sanlam Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism, organized by Shriram Capital Limited, is seeking entries. The awards honor journalism that fosters better understanding of the economy, business dynamics and financial understanding.

The categories will be decided according to the nominations received. Articles and/or body of work may cover Indian economic policy, macroeconomic issues, financial markets, banking, financial inclusion, financial literacy and more. 

Winners in each category will receive INR100,000. The special prize “Life Time Achievement Award” of INR250,000 will be given to a journalist to honor his/her contributions in the field of financial journalism over a period of 25 to 30 years.

Financial articles that have appeared in print or online in 2016 are eligible. 

The deadline is Jan. 15, 2017.

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