To honour Bhimsain’s memory and to nurture young talent in the Indian Animation Industry, we have instituted the annual BET Award comprising of the exquisitely designed ‘Climb Trophy’ and Scholarship of Rs. 1.5 lacs.

The annual BET award is hosted in association with The Animation Society of India as part of Anifest India.

The jury comprises of esteemed animation filmmakers from the animation industry.


BET Award Criteria:

  • Open only to Indian Nationals resident in India as on date of submission.
  • Age as on Aug 1, 2019 equal to or less than 25 years.
  • Apart from relative skills and proficiency, preference shall be given to good storytellers who have a holistic understanding of the entire filmmaking process and not just specialisation in any one or a few aspects.
  • The candidate shall have ambition, vision and a roadmap for the Indian animation industry as a whole.
  • Preference shall be given to candidates who display proactive engagement in community development initiatives.

The objective of this award is to promote emerging talent to be the torch bearers for the Indian Animation Industry in the near future.

BET Award Submission Guidelines:

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