About the Award

RMAI "Rural Marketing Association of India” and Ayurvet Limited brings to you "The 10th Annual Ayurvet RMAI Awards for Best Summer Projects In Rural Marketing"

With a view to recognize rural initiatives in the academic domain, which have enhanced understanding of various phenomenon in the market place, RMAI has instituted, annual awards for summer project specifically for management students. The earlier eight editions have been widely successful with participations from prestigious managementinstitutes like IIM (Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Calcutta, Bangalore), FMS, Delhi, IIFT, Delhi, XLRI, Jamshedpur, IRMA, Anand, to name a few.

Summer training is an integral part of any MBA curriculum in the country and all students undergo training of 8-10 weeks with an industrial, business or service organizations by taking up a study project. It serves as a direct exposure for students to an organization and its ways of functioning during course work. This initiative will collate the works carried out in rural arena under this arrangement and identify the distinctive studies to confer due recognition to the trainee.

Our Jury 2017

Biswabaran Chakrabarti

Vice President - Brand & Channel Management(Crompton Greaves Ltd)

Mridula Shekhar

Head Marketing, Retail Business at Tata Steel

Puneet Vidyarthi

Head Rural business & Digital Innovations (JCB India Ltd)

Siddhartha Choudhary

CEO, DestaGlobal, Mumbai

Kalpana Raina

National Planning Head - Impact Communication

Suvodeep Das

Vice-President, Marketing at Sodexo BRS India

Anirban Chaudhuri

Senior Vice President & Executive Planning Director, J Walter Thompson Delhi

Benjamin Mathew

Head of Strategy, MART

Atul Mandale

Director Maadhyam Academician

Danish Siddiqui

Head Rural Marketing vertical at Hero MotoCorp Ltd Academician

Dr. Anup Kalra

Director (Ayurvet Ltd)

Abhishek Dube

Head - Rural Marketing at Tata Motors

Shankar Shinde

Managing Partner at Geometry Global Academician