Awards

2016

New York World’s Best Television & Film Awards

  • Undercover Asia Girls for Sale (Nominated)’

2015

UNICEF Asia Pacific Film Awards

  • Undercover Asia Girls for Sale (Nominated)’

2014

New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards 2013-14

  • Gold World Medal for ‘Best Investigative Award’

Bronze World Medals for ‘Current Affairs’ and ‘Human Concerns’

  • SILENT SCREAMS- India’s Fight Against Rape

2013

Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union Perspective Award for Change, Vietnam

  • SILENT SCREAMS- India’s Fight Against Rape

Survivor Award

  • Achievers Club – Asian TV Awards

2011

Indian TV Academy Awards

Awards Won:

  • Best Thriller / Horror Show - Girls Night Out

Indian Telly Chakkar New Talent Awards (indiantellychakkar.com)

Awards Won:
  • Best Non Fiction Show - Guinness World Records 

Sichuan TV Festival 2011

  • International Gold Panda Award- Inside: Asia’s Largest Jail

2010

Asian TV Awards

Nominated:

  • Perfect Bride :Best Adaptation of An International Format

Indian Documentary Producers Association ( IDPA)

Awards Won:

  • Best Film : Environment – Gold - Aarohan: A New Beginning
  • Best TV Film : Non-Fiction – Silver - Science Mein Twist EP # 3 (Mechanics)
  • Best Cinematography: Non-Fiction – Gold Gurvinder Singh Kochar – Airport Rising
  • Best Editing : Non-Fiction – Special Mention - Sanjiv Nag – Inside : Mumbai Terror Attack

Cine Golden Eagle Awards (USA)

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim: Episode title : Fairy Breakfast

Indian Telly Awards

Awards Won:

  • Science Mein Twist: Best Edutainment and Knowledge Show
  • Inside Mumbai Terror Attack: Best Director & Editor – Non Fiction
  • 8th City of Delhi: Best Editor & Director (Non – Fiction)
  • India Innovates: Best Edutainment (Non – Fiction)

Nominated:

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim: Earthquake: Best Edutainment
  • Kunki Jeena Issi Ka Naam Hai: Best Public Service Show
  • Galli Galli Sim Sim:Best Kids Show
  • Lux Perfect Bride: Best Reality Show

Indian Television Academy Awards

Awards Won:

  • PAKA ( Pogo Amazing Kids Award) -Best TV Event
  • Inside Mumbai Terror Attack- Best Editing

Nominated:

  • Science Mein Twist-Best Kids Program
  • Inside Mumbai Terror Attack- Best Documentary

Cine Golden Eagle Awards ( USA)

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim: Episode title: Fairy Breakfast

2009

CMS Vatavaran Awards

Nominations For :

  • Arohan – A New Beginning Category: Climate change
  • Galli Galli Sim Sim Episode Title: GALLI JUGAAD- Category: Films for children

Indian Documentary Producers Association (IDPA) Mumbai

  • India’s Hidden Plague wins The Gold Award for the Best Theme Film in the Peace, Hope, Friendship category
  • Delhi Metro wins a Silver award for excellence in Editing in the non-Fiction category

ACT Television Cable Varthe Tele Awards

First ever awards dedicated solely to the Kannada T.V fraternity

  • Outstanding performance in the field of broadcasting: Miditech / Nivedith Ava
  • Sa Ri Ga Ma Pa- Best Online editor: S Balaraj
  • Sa Ri Ga Ma Pa- Best Reality Show: for Zee Kannada.

We Care Festival

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim- “Esharon Ki Bhasha” - Special Jury Appreciation Award.

2008

Indian TV Academy Award

WINNER

  • Naya Roop Nayi Zindagi– Best Director Reality Show – Nikhil & Niret Alva

NOMINATIONS

  • Naya Roop Nayi Zindagi: Best Reality Show
  • Lead India: Best Reality Show
  • India’s Hidden Plague: Best TV Documentary

Indian Telly Awards

WINNER

  • Alva Brothers: Hall Of Fame

NOMINATIONS

Programming Awards
  • Best Music Programme– Indian Idol 3
    Technical Awards
  • Best Editor (Non-Fiction) – R. Murugandam (Delhi Metro)
  • Best Editor (Non-Fiction) – Ajay Kumar (India’s Hidden Plague)
  • Best Director (Non-Fiction) – Paramangsu Mukherjee (Delhi Metro)
  • Best Director (Non-Fiction) – Chandramouli Basu (India’s Hidden Plague)
  • Best Story Writer – Priya Om Jha (Kyunki Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai)

SHORT LISTED ENTRIES FOR POPULAR AWARDS

  • Best Anchor: Hussain Kuwajerwala (Indian Idol 3)
  • Best Actor in a Negative Role: Faisal Raza Khan (Parivaar)
  • Best Actor (Male): Sachin Sharma (Parivaar)
  • Best Program with a Social Message: Naya Roop Nayi Zindagi
  • Best Kids Program: MAD
  • Best Kids Program: Galli Galli Sim Sim
  • Best Reality Show: Lead India
  • Best Reality Show: Naya Roop Nayi Zindagi
  • Best Reality Show: Indian Idol 3
  • Best Singing Talent Show: Indian Idol 3
  • Best Singing Talent Show: K For Kishore
  • Best Comedy Talent Show: Acting Ki Funshal

Zee Gold Awards | Dubai

  • Best Director: Nivedith Alva- Indian Idol 3 Auditions
  • Best Cinematography: R. Diwakaran – Indian Idol 3 Gala Episode

Asian TV Awards | Singarope

Highly Commended for the following
  • Galli Galli Sim- Episode 3, Chamki Karate- Best Kids program.
  • Galli Galli Sim Sim-Ostrich & Turtle- Best Animation.
  • Lufthansa Nat Geo- Episode 24, Best Adaptation of an existing format
    Also Highly Commended in the direct entries by Turner Entertainment Networks Asia, are two Miditech produced shows
  • Skatoony- Best Adaptation of an Existing Format.>
  • Pogo Amazing Kids Awards 2007-Best Entertainment (One Off/Annual)

We Care Festival

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim: “Shri Rakum School For The Blind”- Award for best representation of the differently abled in the children’s category.

World Media Festival

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim: Grand award winner and Gold award winner : “Education: Pre-School, Kindergarten” category.

RAPA Awards

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim:Best Childrens Serial(animation) English
  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.): Best Childrens serial(Hindi)
  • Lead India: Best Reality Show (Hindi)
  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.): Rob won best male anchor
  • Indian Idol: Mini Mathur won best female anchor

CMS Vatavaran Environment & Wildlife Festival

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim animation spots nominated & screened in the best animation for kids section.

Golden Cursor Excellence In Animation- Animation Express Awards

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim title sequence nominated & screened in best animation title sequence category.

Annecy International Animation Festival- France

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim animation spots nominated & screened in France

FICCI BAFF Award

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim animation spots won the special jury award for excellence in animation.

Chicago Gold Festival 2008- Hugo Award, USA

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim animation spots win gold plaque award for using animation in kids education

International Video Festival Kerala

  • Screening of Galli Galli Sim Sim spot in the animation competition category

2007

Global Indian TV Honours 2007

  • Indian Idol produced for Sony Entertainment Televison won the Best D.O.P award
  • Indian Idol nominated foe the Best Anchors category in the Reality genre
  • Lets Talk nominated for the Best Talk Show Category
  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.) produced for POGO won the Best Kids Show

Mumbai International Film Festival

  • Galli Galli Sim Sim nominated for Best Animation in the Kids’ genre

Indian Telly Awards

  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.) produced for POGO won the Best Kids show
  • Galli Galli Sim Sim nominated for Best Edutainment and Best Music director categories
  • Main Hoon nominated for Best Editor (non-fiction) in the Entertainment genre
  • Star Cricket nominated for Best Editor (non-fiction) category in the Reality genre

Indian TV Academy Awards 2007

  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.) won the in the category for Best Children’s Show

We Care Film Fest 2007

  • Dost Banoa, Sri Rakum School, For The Blind, Blind Cricket, Daud, Hariyank, Frog Songwere nominated and screened

Ministry Of Science & Technology: National Award

To Niret Alva for outstanding contribution in the field of science & technology in the electronic medium.

2006

Indian Television Awards

  • Fame Gurukul produced for Sony Television is the quest for two singing sensations. – Best Reality Show
  • Deal Ya No Deal produced for Sony Entertainment Television – Best Game Show
  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.), the most popular childrens’ programme on Turner Broadcasting Network Asia. – Best Kids’ Programme

31st RAPA Awards

  • Deal Ya No Deal produced for Sony Entertainment Television – Winner in the Game Show (Hindi) Category.
  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.), the most popular childrens’ programme on Turner Broadcasting Network Asia – Winner in the Children’s Serial (below 13 years) category.

FICCI Frames Awards

  • Galli Galli Sim Simnominated for Best Animation (Chaar)

National Institute Of Science And Technology

  • Science of India won the National Award for outstanding contribution to Science

2005

30th RAPA Awards

  • Top Drive won in the Best Non Fiction catagory

Vatavaran 2005 Environment And Wildlife Film Festival

  • Leopards of Bollywood produced for the NGCI, is about the man-animal conflict, with the leopards of Mumbai’s Sanjay Gandhi National Park in focus. – Best Jury Award
  • Vultures: Death Watch produced for the NGCI, investigates the reasons for disappearance of three vulture species in the Indian sub-continent. – Nominated

Indian Television Awards

  • Indian Idol produced for Sony Television, an interactive reality based musical programme. – Best Music and Film Based Show.
  • The Skeleton Lake produced for NGCI is about an international team of investigators studying hundreds of skeletal remains strewn around a lake high up in the Himalayas. – Best TV Documentary Award.
  • Fame Gurukul produced for Sony Television is the quest for two singing sensations. – Best Reality Programme Award.

Indian Telly Awards

  • Music Art Dance (M.A.D.) - Nominated for Best Kids Program
  • Fame Gurukul produced for Sony Television is the quest for two singing sensations nominated for Best TV Program
  • Indian Idol nominated in the Best Anchors Category
  • Roadies nominated in the best Reality Show Category

Hero Honda ITA Awards

  • Fame Gurukul produced for Sony Television is the quest for two singing sensations won the Best Reality Program
  • Indian Idol won in the Best Reality, Film Based and Best Music categories

2004

Indian Telly Awards

  • Operation Hot Pursuit produced for the NGCI follows illegal ivory trade in Asia – Best Documentary,
  • Roadies nominated in the Best Editor of the year category

FICCI Hall Of FRAMES

  • Best Practices produced for the United Nations Development Fund – Finalist in the Most Socially Responsible Program Category.

2003

Indian Telly Awards

  • Kuch Yadein Kuch Batein produced for Star Gold, Miditech’s tribute to the Bollywood film stars of yesteryears – Best Film based program
  • R.A.A.A.H. nominated in the Best Game Show of the year Category

RAPA Award

  • Kuch Yadein Kuch Batein produced for Star Gold, Miditech’s tribute to the Bollywood film stars of yesteryears – Best Film based program

2002

Vatavaran Awards

  • Living on the Edge - Best TV Programme.
  • Lions of Gir- Special Jury Mention

Indian Telly Awards

  • Kuch Yadein Kuch Batein– Produced for Star Gold, a tribute to the Bollywood film stars of yesteryears – Winner of Best Non-Fiction show
  • Wheels - Popular automobiles magazine for BBC World – nominated in the Best Non Fiction Catagory
  • Hospital – Produced for BBC World, a critically appreciated reality series nominated in the Best Non Fiction Catagory

2000

Asian Television Awards

  • Wheels- Niret Alva was awarded the Best Current Affairs/ Magazine Presenter

1996

Pinnacle Awards

  • Living On The Edge won in the series category

Wildscreen

  • Living on the Edge won the Panda Award

1995

Onida Awards

  • Living On the Edge produced for Doordarshan, the first weekly environment series on Asian television. – Winner in the Most Informative Series Category.