SRM University Tamil Perayam 2016 Awards Announced

SRM Tamil Perayam honours Tamil Creative Writers, Translators, Critics, Foreign Tamil Writers, Great Tamil Scholars who have contributed to the development of Tamil Language, Literature and Culture, with cash awards worth of Rs.22,00,000 in 12 titles every year.

The Name of awardees for 2016 are as follow.

Sl.No:

Name of the Award

Author & Book

Amount

1

Pudhumaipitthan Padaippilakkiya Award (Short Story, Novel, Drama)

   Book:Kolaicheval

  Author: Imayam

Rs. 1,50,000

2

 

Bharathiar Kavidhai Award (Poetry)

Book:Malarmagan Kavithaigal                Author: Malarmagan

Rs. 1,50,000

3

Azha. Valliappa Kuzhanthai Ilakkiya Award

   Book:Chottu Thanneer                               Author:O.K. Gunanathan

Rs. 1,50,000

4

G.U.Pope Mozhipeyarpu Award (Literary Translation)

Book:Paththupattu in English                                   Author:A. Dakshnamoorthy

 

Rs. 1,50,000

5

Pe.Na.Appusamy Ariviyal Tamil Award (Best Book on Science in Tamil)

   Book:Sarkarai Noyudan Vazhvathu Inithu

Author:G.Ganesan

 

Rs. 1,50,000

6

Ananda Kumarasamy Kavinkalai Award (Book on sculpture/Painting)           

                       &

   Muthuthandavar Tamilisai Award (Book on Tamil Isai)

 

   Book:Chozhar kaala Aadar Kalai   Author: R. Kalaikovan

Rs. 1,50,000

7

Vipulanandhar Padaippilakkiya Award                                   (Poerty, Fiction, Drama, Katturai Ilakkiyam for Tamil Creative writers of Foreign Countries)

   Book:            Kurunthogai                                        Author:V.I.S. Jayabalan

Rs. 1,50,000

8

Abdul Kalam Ilam Thamizh Aaivaringnar - ValarTamil Award            

   (Research Book on Language, Literature & History)                          

 

Book: Thamizhagathil Puratha Vannargal  Author:D. Dhananchezhiyan

 

Rs. 1,50,000

9

Suthesamithiran Thamizh Ithal Award                                   

Ithal: Kalachuvadu              Editor: S.R. Sundaram

Rs. 1,00,000

10

Tholkappiar Thamizh sangam  Award                                  

    Tamil Nadu: Ilakkiya Veedhi            Organiser: Ilakkiya Veedhi Iniyavan

    Other State:  Nil                              Organiser:  Nil

    Other Country: Canada Tamil Kalloori Organiser:V.S. Durai Rasa

 

Rs. 2,00,000

11

Paridhimar Kalaignar Award  

(Scholarship, High Quality Creative works, Wide Knowledge in any specific area of Literature)

 

Tamil Scholar Name : Kavingnar Erode Tamizh Anban

 

Rs. 2,00,000

12

Paarivendar Painthamizh Award                                       

 Tamil Perarignar - Life - Time Achievement Award.

    (Foreign Scholars are also eligible for this award)           

 

    Tamil Perarignar Name :           Silampoli S. Chellappan

 

Rs. 5,00,000

The Tamil Academy Award Function Date & Place will be Announced Very Soon.