The Jury of the Social Media for Empowerment (SM4E) Awards 2022 shall be a two stage process:

  1. Screening and Shortlisting Phase: After the closing date of the nomination / application process, an internal selection team shall shortlist nominations across all categories based on set guidelines, information shared and processes being followed. This team shall create portfolios of selected and shortlisted nominations and put forward to the final jury committee for reference. This team comprises senior team members and associates from the award secretariat who are very versed with the award process.
  2. Final Jury Evaluation  Phase: The shortlisted nominees shall be invited for presentation of their nominated projects in front of the SM4E Award Jury Committee for direct interaction, followed by Q&As. The Award Jury 2022 shall be held offline (for 1-2 days) or online, depending on the pandemic normalisation. The estimated period for holding the Jury is October, 2022.

The SM4E Awards 2022 Jury Committee

The Award Jury committee shall consist of experts, academic, previous winners in the domain of the social media ecosystem. The Jury committee members come from years of experience and work in the digital and social media domain, from India, South Asian countries and international experts.