Round Table India presents the 2nd Edition of Pride of Tamil Na
Chennai, 6th March, 2018: 'Pride of Tamil Nadu', a brainchild concept of the Round Table India is back with its 2nd edition to identify, recognize and celebrate talents from various fields across the state. Registrations are open till 12th March and the nominations can be submitted at www.prideoftamilnadu.com.
Pride of Tamil Nadu which was initiated last year honors achievers for undertaking hardships and challenges that went into carving themselves, and inspire the next generation not only to be successful but also make tamilians feel extremely proud. They will be rightfully awarded as the pride of Tamil Nadu for taking an extra step in this competitive world that we live in today. The funds raised through this event will be used for the construction of classrooms for underprivileged children. Team Madras South Round Table 39, a part of Round Table India will identify the schools that need assistance to improve their infrastructure or the schools who require assistance to improve their standards.
The awards fall under two groups broadly: Inspiring and Emerging. The award for the inspiring group, identifies those who have already achieved or reached a pinnacle in their specific field and are considered as an iconic role model for many youngsters. The jury committee will exclusively select these award recipients. The award for the emerging group identifies the budding talents from various fields who strive to become their role model.
Participants can be living in any part of India or the world but they should have made Tamil Nadu state proud and should have had presence in TN and has been in continuous operation. They should have achieved name & fame in their respective field or they should have created a social/business impact towards betterment of TN. Consistent Growth and Impact in their own field as an Individual/Organization
Application and Selection procedure:
Anyone can apply for the nomination or they can recommend their nominee provided they should comply with the criteria. Nominations received will be shortlisted initially based on the set criteria. Last date of Nominations: March 12th, 2018. Shortlisted nominees based on the filtered criteria will be sent to our jury members and they will select the top three/five finalists of each category who are eligible for the awards. After the jury members decides on the top 5 ?nal list of nominees in each category it will be left to the audience to select winner of each category by voting through website, mobile, whatsapp, SMS etc. A true and deserving person who can inspire millions and makes fellow TN people proud will be bestowed with the title “Pride of Tamil Nadu -Emerging”. The jury will be holding 60% and the audience 40% in the selection of finalists. The awards will be handed out under categories such as Administrative Services, Agriculture, Art & Culture, Film Artists, Food & Beverages, Journalism, Education, Literature, Medical, NGOs, Retail, SME, Sports and Start-ups.
Respected Jury Members
* Mr. Dhananjayan Film Producer, Documentary Film Maker & Founder of BOFTA Film Institute
* Dr. Regeena J Murli Managing Director Jeppiaar Group of Institutions
* Ms. Khushbu Sundar Actress, Film Producer, Politician
* Mr. KS Viswanathan CEO, Chennai Super Kings
* Mr. Sanjay Pinto Lawyer| Columnist| Author Former Resident Editor of NDTV 24X7
* Ms. Leela Samson Dancer & Choreographer