1. Writers must be Indian citizens or citizens of Indian origin. 2. English and Vernacular entries will be judged separately for all categories. 3. Unlimited number of entries allowed per person. 4. All entries are free. 5. There will be a maximum of ten shortlists for each category. 6. The shortlisting will be done by an eminent panel of writers. 7. Once the shortlist is out, readers will be allowed to vote for a period of 15-days. 8. Only one vote is allowed per registered reader. 9. The shortlisted entry with the maximum number of votes will win the Golden Pen. 10. The Awards Ceremony will be held on January 26th in Chennai.
About Odyssey Awards
The Odyssey Awards is a one-of-a-kind initiative to unearth and crown the finest written word talent in India. Exhaustive in scope, the awards will be judged online by enlightened readers. The winners will be felicitated with a Golden Pen, at a luminous event in Chennai, the HQ of Odyssey.