Directions:
  • Please fill separate entry forms for each entry.
  • At the end of the submission you will be given a unique code to be retained for further communication.
  • You may photocopy this form for your reference.
  • Kindly read the eligibility criteria before filling the form.
  • Please note that Publisher's Email ID, Book Title, Book Image and Author's Name are mandatory.

Eligibility criteria:
  • Entries must be works of prose fiction & non-fiction, excluding children and teenage fiction.
  • Entries can be full-length novels or collections of short stories by one author.
  • Entries must be English translations of works in any Indian language written after 1947.
  • The translated works must be published in India within the period 1st January 2012 to 31st December 2012.
  • The author & translator of the book must be Indian citizens*. The publisher must verify the author & translator's citizenship before entering the book.
  • The translator must be alive on the closing date for the entries.
  • * Proof of Indian citizenship valid Indian passport / voter's ID card / birth certificate must be provided if required.
  • The last date for receiving the entry forms is 15th May 2013.

Publisher's Information
 
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Book Information
 
Month of Publication:
/ Year Books published from 1st April 2013 to 31st March 2014 are applicable
Book Image
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Title:
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I confirm the eligibility of the title and that of the author and certify the following:
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The entry is a work of prose fiction
The entry is a full-length novel
A collection of short stories
The entry is a work of non-fiction in the area of:
Current Affairs
History
Politics
Science
Sport
Travel
Biography
Autobiography
Sociology
Anthropology
Ecology
Arts
 
Author's Information
 
Name:
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Translator's Information
 
Name:
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The Publisher & Author have consented to the entry and will participate in any promotion organized for the awards. For the Longlist, I will send 5 copies of the book to Crossword Bookstores and if the book is further Shortlisted I will send additional 5 copies.
 
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