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Advertising Student Secures III Place for Best Social AD

We are glad to inform that Aswathi NM of II year UG Advertising, ICAT-Bangalore has secured Third place in the "Best Social AD" category at "Entreprenation 2015" conducted by "Deshpande Centre for Social Entrepreneurship". The competition was aimed at encouraging entrepreneurial mindset through experiential learning and real-world applications. The competition was open to both students and professionals across India.

Aswathi along with more than 50 other competitors were to create an ad conveying a social message. Ms. Aswathi created a Public service announcement titled "Break the Silence", which showed a child’s expression medium and insisted on the importance of reporting child abuse. The video was posted in Youtube for the public to post their likes. Having won higher number of likes and the judges’ hearts, the ‘Break the Silence’ was awarded the third place. A cash prize of Rs. 2000 and a certificate was rewarded to Aswathi for her hard work.

Check out the ad, ‘Break the Silence’ @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeyazAkGUOI

Congratulations to Aswathi and all the best for all her future endeavours!