Raichur

Ravichandra D

Grant Period: One year

For a wide-ranging engagement with students across grades of Government Higher Primary School, Malkapura, Maski Taluk, Raichur District to explore texts from the school syllabus through the interpretation of folks songs of the region. This engagement will also work towards documentation, a publication, and a folk theatre performance, Janapada Sambhrama. The outcome will be a stage performance which will be presented at two to three school venues in the neighbourhood. The Grantee's deliverables to IFA with the Final Report will include photographs of the performance, a copy of the publication, and a 10-12 minute audio-visual documentation. Grant funds will pay for costs towards an honorarium, professional fees for resource persons, a publication, a performance, documentation, and an accountant’s fee.

Kotresha B

Grant Period: one year

For a series of workshops for sixth, seventh and eighth grade students from all schools located in Pagada Dinni, Raichur District to introduce them to different styles of journalistic writing. The outcomes of the grant will be four publications of Pencil, a student’s newspaper. The Grantee's deliverables to IFA with the Final Report will include photographs from the workshops, and the publications. Grant funds will pay for an honorarium, professional fees for resource persons, documentation, travel, and an accountant’s fee.

Gundurao Desai

Grant Period: one year

For a wide-ranging engagement and workshops with seventh grade students of Government Model Higher Primary School, Maski, Raichur District to introduce them to the short stories of Masti Venkatesha Iyengar and enable them to write their own. The outcome of the grant will be a publication. The Grantee's deliverables to IFA with the Final Report will include photographs from the workshops, and the publication. Grant funds will pay for an honorarium, a workshop, professional fees for resource persons, documentation, publication, travel, and an accountant’s fee.