THE TECHNICAL AWARDS (TC):
These awards are given for specific skills which help enhance - or set new standards of technical quality of a TV programme, be it in the area of cinematography, editing, costume or what have you. An individual or team from a production house/post production house which has excelled in this specific aspect during the specific period can be nominated.

Categories:

TC 1 - Special/Visual Effects for Television
TC 2 - Art Direction (Fiction)
TC 3 - Art Direction (Non-Fiction)
TC 4 - Videography (Best TV Cameraman - Fiction)
TC 5 - Videography (Best TV Cameraman - Non - Fiction)
TC 6 - Costumes for a TV Programme
TC 7 - Make Up Artist
TC 8 - Stylist
TC 9 - TV Show Packaging (Fiction)
TC 10 - TV Show Packaging (Non-Fiction) On a Entertainment Channel
TC 11 - TV Channel Packaging (Including Channel Ids & Generic Promos)
TC 12 - Editor (Fiction)
TC 13 - Editor (Non-Fiction)
TC 14 - Background Music for a TV Programme (Fiction)
TC 15 - Director (Soap & Drama)
TC 16 - Director (Sitcom)
TC 17 - Director (Thriller)
TC 18 - Director (Non- Fiction)
TC 19 - Screenplay Writer (Drama Series & Soap)
TC 20 - Dialogue Writer (Drama Series & Soap)
TC 21 - Sitcom/Comedy Writer
TC 22 - Story Writer
TC 23 - Scriptwriter (Non Fiction)
TC 24 - Choreographer
 
THE TRADE AWARDS (TR):
These awards recognize excellent performances by MSO's and TV production houses during the specific period. A detailed note should specify the achievements of the nominee during the year.
 

Categories:

TR 1 - Cable Operator / MSO (Multi Systems Operator)
TR 2 - TV Production House
 
THE PROGRAMMING AWARDS (PR):
Programming awards will be presented to television software producers and channel executives for programmes of various genres.
 

Categories:

PR 1 - Edutainment / Science / Knowledge Based Show
PR 2 - Entertainment News Show on an Entertainment Channel
PR 3 - Public Service Programme
PR 4 - Lifestyle & Fashion Show
PR 5 - Talk Show on an Entertainment Channel
PR 6 - Cookery Show
PR 7 - Sports Show
PR 8 - Travel Show
PR 9 - Health & Fitness Show
 
THE POPULAR AWARDS (PO):
The popular awards cover programming and artiste awards and will be presented to an individual (male or female)/channel/production house for his/her/their excellent performance in a TV serial/programme/show.
 

Categories:

PO 1 - Child Artiste (Female)
PO 2 - Child Artiste (Male)
PO 3 - Anchor/s
PO 4 - Actress in a Comic Role
PO 5 - Actor in a Comic Role
PO 6 - Actress in a Supporting Role
PO 7 - Actor in a Supporting Role
PO 8 - Television Personality
PO 9 - Actress in a Negative Role
PO 10 - Actor in a Negative Role
PO 11 - Fresh New Face (Female)
PO 12 - Fresh New Face (Male)
PO 13 - Actress in a Lead Role
PO 14 - Actor in a Lead Role
PO 15 - Ensemble
PO 16 - Programme with a Social Message
PO 17 - Daily Serial
PO 18 - Weekly Serial
PO 19 - Continuing TV Programme
PO 20 - Drama Series
PO 21 - Thriller Programme
PO 22 - Kid's Programme
PO 23 - Sitcom/Comedy Programme
PO 24 - Reality Show
PO 25 - Game Show
PO 26 - Dance Talent Show
PO 27 - Singing Talent Show
PO 28 - Comedy Talent Show
PO 29 - Mythological Series
PO 30 - Judge on a TV Show
PO 31 - Youth Show - Fiction
PO 32 - Youth Show - Non Fiction
PO 33 - Televised Awards Show