Award Description & Criteria

The Great Indian Wedding Awards honours outstanding performance in a wide range of categories.

Category Code

Category
Name

Category
Description

Category
Evaluation Factors

 

GIWA 110

 

Wedding of the year (Over All)

 

Awards for creating a great wedding experience (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the wedding
  • No. Of functions managed
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Unique Elements
  • Wow Factor
  • Destination

 

GIWA 120

 

Best Wedding Reception

 

Awards for creating a great Reception experience (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the Reception
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Astonish Elements
  • Wow Factor

 

GIWA 130

 

Best Destination Wedding of the year (International)

 

Awards for creating a great international destination wedding experience (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and why this destination and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the wedding
  • No. Of functions managed
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Reason for choosing this destination

 

GIWA 140

 

Best Destination Wedding of the year (India)

 

Awards for creating a great destination wedding experience in India (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and why this destination and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the wedding
  • No. Of functions managed
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Reason for choosing this destination

 

GIWA 150

 

Magic Moment of the Wedding

 

Awards for creating that special magical moment during the various wedding ceremonies. That moment which was specially created by Bride & Groom or for Bride & Groom. It could also be a moment created for all the attendees, which left a lasting impression.

 

  • Creativity
  • Concept
  • Planning
  • Execution
  • Impact
  • WOW Factor

 

GIWA 210

 

Best Engagement/Ring Ceremony

 

Awards for creating a great Engagement experience (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the Engagement/Ring Ceremony
  • Ring Exchange Moment
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Astonish Elements
  • Wow Factor

 

GIWA 220

 

Best Sangeet Event

 

Awards for creating a great Sangeet experience (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the Sangeet
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Sangeet Elements
  • Wow Factor

 

GIWA 230

 

Best Mehendi Event

 

Awards for creating a great Mehendi experience (theme, venue, décor etc.) keeping in mind the budget consideration and client's need

 

  • Décor
  • Venue
  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Your role in the Mehendi
  • Unique guest experiences
  • Innovative Entertainment
  • Budget
  • Mehendi Elements
  • Wow Factor

 

GIWA 240

 

Best Design & Space Décor

 

Awards for creating a great set and décor for wedding

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Designing
  • Planning
  • Innovations and exclusive design
  • Materials used
  • Challenges & Execution

 

GIWA 250

 

Best Use of Flowers

 

Awards for creating a great Floral décor for a wedding function

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Designing
  • Arrangement of flowers
  • Types of flowers
  • Creativity
  • Challenges
  • Execution

 

GIWA 260

 

Best Bride and Groom Entry

 

Awards for creating an impactful entry of Bride & Groom in front of the attendees in the wedding.

 

  • Innovation
  • Creativity
  • Execution
  • Challenges
  • Impact

 

GIWA 310

 

Best Food Art & Display

 

Awards for creating a great food and beverage experience in wedding

 

  • Design of the Menu
  • No. Of Functions
  • Concept
  • Creativity
  • Crockery
  • Execution
  • Challenges
  • Innovation
  • Over All Presentation

 

GIWA 320

 

Best Wedding Moments (Still)

 

 

 

 

Awards of creating mesmerizing photos for a Wedding function

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Story
  • Planning
  • Creativity
  • Equipment’s
  • Framing & Shot taking
  • Execution & Presentation
  • Decoration 5 Shots
  • Candid 7 Shots
  • Black & White 5 Shots
  • Long Pan 7 Shots
  • Miscellaneous 5 Shots

 

GIWA 330

 

Best Wedding Moments (Video)

 

Awards of creating mesmerizing Videos for a Wedding function

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Story
  • Planning
  • Creativity
  • Mood & Music
  • Equipment’s
  • Editing
  • Location’s

 

GIWA 340

 

Best Pre Wedding Photo/Video Shoot

 

Awards of creating mesmerizing Photos/Videos for a Pre Wedding Shoot

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Story
  • Planning
  • Creativity
  • Mood & Music
  • Equipment’s
  • Editing
  • Locations
  • Candid 10 Shots
  • Miscellaneous 5 Shots


 

GIWA 350

 

Best Innovation in Wedding Photo/Shoot

 

Awards of creating a innovative touch/ approach in a wedding photos/ videos

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Story
  • Planning
  • Creativity
  • Mood & Music
  • Equipment’s
  • Editing


 

GIWA 360

 

Best Entertainment Design & Execution

 

Awards for creating and designing great entertainment for a wedding function

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Artists
  • Integration of the Entertainment with the overall function
  • Execution
  • Challenges

 

GIWA 370

 

Best Use of Technology in a Wedding

 

Awards of creating a great experience in a wedding using technology    

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Planning
  • Technology Used
  • Execution
  • Challenges

 

GIWA 410

 

Best Wedding Hotel

 

Awards for being the best Hotel for weddings in India

 

  • No. Of weddings
  • No. Of guests accommodated in a particular wedding
  • Testimonials-10 clients
  • References of any 5 clients

 

 

GIWA 420

 

Best Wedding Venue-Banquet/Backyard

 

Awards for being the best banquet/backyard for weddings

 

  • No. Of weddings
  • No. Of guests accommodated in a particular wedding
  • Testimonials-10 clients
  • References of any 5 clients

 

 

GIWA 430

 

Best Wedding Invites

 

Awards for creating and designing great wedding invitations

 

  • Concept
  • Theme
  • Designing
  • Creativity
  • Budget
  • Innovation
  • No of Invites

 

 

GIWA 440

 

Best Wedding Make Up Artist

 

Awards for honoring the work for best bridal make up for a wedding

 

  • Before and After visuals
  • Technique and Execution
  • Special Element
  • Things to Notice

 

 

GIWA 510

 

Best Trousseau Packaging for a Wedding

 

Awards for that special touch on the packaging the trousseau for the Bride for a wedding.

 

  • Creativity
  • Look and Execution
  • Innovation
  • Wow factor

 

 

GIWA 520

 

Best Family Sangeet Choreography

 

Awards for creating, designing and choreographing great family Sangeet for a wedding

 

  • Concept/Idea
  • Creativity
  • Script
  • On stage and back stage management
  • Props
  • Planning
  • Challenges
  • Execution


 

 

GIWA 530

 

Best Wedding Cake Design

 

Awards for creating a cake which is a personal signature for a couple’s Wedding or Reception

 

  • Concept
  • Design
  • Artistry
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Challenges
  • Overall Presentation
  • Ref. from the Client