The entire awards process runs without any break in the process which needs crossing several levels of ascertainment. The complete process is divided into 6 Phases viz., Phase 0 (Zero), Phase 1(One), Phase 2(Two), Phase 3(Three), Phase 4(Four) and Final Phase.

  • Phase 0 - Receiving the Nomination Forms duly filled for the eligible award(s). Eliminations are performed here.
  • Phase 1 - Offline verification of the form information. No eliminations in this phase.
  • Phase 2 - Asking for the submission of the documents quoted in Nomination Form. Eliminations are performed here.
  • Phase 3 - Visiting each and every nominee by an individual jury or a committee to the workplace quoted in Nomination Form. Travel to be arranged by nominee. If multiple nominees are in same place, travel arranged by ASDF and bill to be shared.
  • Phase 4 - Effective Communication of the Nominee is ascertained as a part of the eligibility. Registration fee is collected from the Nominee. A valid ASDF Membership is also checked. Eliminations happens here.
  • Final Phase - All the Phase 5 eligible / completed nominees are invited to Witness the award ceremony. Results are kept in suspense till the ceremony completion.