Film and TV


Applications Open

Deadline: 4th June, 2019

In April 2007 the Foundation initiated another series of awards – Inlaks Awards for Film and Television Studies – in India. The award provides financial assistance to talented students at the Film and Television Institute at Pune, in three major disciplines: Scriptwriting, Acting and Television.

About the Award:

The Awards have evolved over the years and at present the committee announces one annual award for each of the following categories (of Rs.1,00,000/-each).

1. One year Post Graduate Certificate courses in Television.

  • Direction
  • Electronic Cinematography
  • Video Editing
  • Sound Recording & TV Engineering

2. One year Post Graduate Certificate course in Screenplay Writing

3. Two year Post Graduate Diploma course in Acting

4. The awardees are selected through a two-tier selection process.


Download Application Form

Please email your duly filled applications


The applications are shortlisted by the Foundation and the shortlisted candidates are invited for an interview. The Director of the Institute, staff members of the Institute and a representative of the Foundation constitute the committee.




  • Animesh Vishal – TV
  • Bhanu Pratap –  Acting
  • Nidhi Yadav – Screenplay Writing



  • Samridhi Dutta – Acting
  • Utthana Bharighat –  Screenplay Writing
  • Fareeda A M – TV



  • Bhupendra Chouhan – Acting
  • Sreeraj R.S- Screenplay Writing
  • K. Swamy Rajan- TV



  • Rahat Jain- Screenplay Writing
  • Sam Mohan A.M- Acting
  • Gaurav Kumar Singh- TV



  • Himanshu Shekhar- Acting
  • Gaurav Patki- Screenplay Writing
  • Manind Bedi- TV
  • Krishna Lohani- TV



  • Amol A. Deshmukh- Acting
  • Dharmkirti Sumant- Screenplay Writing
  • Krishnarjun Bhattacharjee- TV Direction



  • Tarun Wadhwa- Acting
  • Santosh Kumar Minawarapu- Screenplay Writing
  • Faisal Mohammed- TV



  • Mujawar Niyaz Iqbal Ahmed- Screenplay Writing
  • Manish Gandhi- Acting
  • Faizal Ahamed- TV



  • Parakh Chouhan- Screenplay Writing
  • Saharsh Kumar Shukla- Acting
  • Mahesh Kumar Manjhi- TV



  • Pitabhash Tripathy- acting
  • Jagdish Parmar for Script- writing