Hyderabad, May, 2019: Round Table India, will present “Pride of Telangana”, for the second year in a row. It is a unique initiative to honour the achievers and felicitate the emerging personalities in the state of Telangana.
Round Table will identify and honor those unsung heroes who are instrumental in bringing about a silent revolution.They make our community and society rich through their stupendous contribution.
‘Pride of Telangana Awards 2019’ for unsung heroes’, instrumental in bringing about a silent revolution in the community!
The details of the Awards categories were announced by the committee of ROUND TABLE INDIA.
We are overwhelmed and grateful to have a high powered Panel of Judges from diverse backgrounds who have excelled and created a mark in the society at large. The Judges will be shortlisting the award applicants.
The high powered panel of judges comprises of :
- Mr. Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary, I & C and IT, Telangana;
- Prof. Shantha Sinha, Founder, MV Foundation
- Dr G.V. Rao, Director, AIG Hospitals
- Mrs. Pinky Reddy, Director, GVK Group
The advisory Board Members are
- Ms. Rekha Lahoti, CEO, Kalakriti & Past Chair Person, FICCI FLO
- Mr Yashwant Jhabakh, Founder & Chairman, Mahavir Group
The Grand Awards ceremony is slated for the 29th of June, 2019.
In the 2018 edition, The Pride of Telangana website was opened for nominations across 12 categories. The response was excellent. Three hundred and twenty six nominations were received. The site was then opened to public voting. Thirty three thousand three hundred and twenty three votes were received. The public had voted for a winner in each of the 12 categories.
Round Table India has always emphasised on the fact that education is a greatest enabler and helps individual to achieve their dreams. To fulfil this aspiration, Round Table India will contribute the entire proceeds from this event towards improving the infrastructure in the government schools and towards welfare of children from underprivileged sections.
As before, The Categories for the 2019 Awards have been curated with great care and thought process. The Thirteen categories for which Awards will be presented are Sports, Special Award for Women, NGO, Retail, Film Artist, SME, Administrative Services, Food & Beverage, Medical, Start-ups, Arts & Culture, Education, Inner Wellness.
Each category will have two awards, one for the accomplisher, the ‘Achiever Award’ and the other for the most promising talent in the field, the ‘Emerging Award.’ Individuals or Organisations who achieved name and fame in their respective fields and are a role model to budding aspirants in the category, will be eligible for the Achiever Awards. The Emerging Award is an attempt to identify and recognise the budding aspirants for their achievements and contribution in their respective fields. Decisions taken by the board of Jury members will be final.
The aspiring candidates, who satisfy the criteria in their respective categories, can apply for the award or recommend worthy candidates they know off. The nominations, should filled online at www.prideoftelangana.com or, be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with appropriate supporting documents, on or before 10th of June, 2019. Interested aspirants may visit www.prideoftelangana.com, for more information. From amongst the shortlisted nominees, who satisfy the criteria, the jury members will select the top 3 in each category and finalise the most deserving amongst them.
We welcome all residents of Telangana to apply for the nomination themselves and encourage their friends and family to apply. These awards will provide immense publicity the good work done by these unsung heroes. The last day of nominations is 10th of June 2019.