The nominations for the NDTV Education Awards are now closed.
1). Nomination forms received would be collated under each award category for evaluation by Awards Management.
2). The Knowledge Partner will screen entries and shortlist nominees for each category based on the pre-defined evaluation criteria and contact the shortlisted participants from across four regions (South, East, North and West) to inform them of their entry into the Regional Round. The Pre Jury will evaluate nominees in the Regional Round.
3). The participants may be interviewed by the Pre Jury and visits maybe conducted to the schools, if required.
4). The shortlisted entries from each category at Regional Round will qualify as nominees for the National Round for their respective categories.
5). The National Round entries will be evaluated by the Grand Jury, which will comprise of members nominated by the Awards Management with representation from the Pre Jury. One member will be nominated as the Chair by the Awards Management.
6). In the National Round, the Grand Jury will score/rank the Nominees on predefined evaluation parameters, based on the submitted by them and interviews with the participants, if required.
7). Votes of Jury members will be collated and tabulated by the Process Advisors for the event to determine final winner(s) in each Category based on the scoring methodology determined by the Awards Management.
8). There could be one or more winners in each sub award category, at the discretion of the Jury.
9). The determination of who should receive an award for any award category rests with the Jury.
10). In the event of a tie, the following steps shall be taken:
Step 1: The nominee marked higher at the Pre Jury stage shall be taken as the winner
Step 2: If Step 1 is inconclusive then the Chair of the Grand Jury would finalize the winner
For more details, please go through the Rules & Regulations.