Frequently Asked Questions



Every entrant will have an admin panel where he can view/manage entry/ies and track progress.

For any query, please email

The entries can be edited and changed until the last day of entry from the same admin panel. The elements of an entry can only be changed if the work has not yet been judged.

You can make a payment against entries at the end of the entry process.

You can withdraw your entry at any point before judging. For refund, you may request a refund for your transaction prior to your work entering the judging process. Please send an email to to confirm eligibility of a refund. Once confirmed, refunds will be processed within 5 business days of approval. We will notify you via email once your refund is processed.


The Rising Star Awards is accepting entries in 14 business categories and 14 special categories . It is up to the entrant to choose which is most appropriate category for any particular entry. If work is entered in multiple categories, it is eligible to win multiple times. The Rising Star Awards reserves the right to move entries to other categories if it is clearly appropriate to do so. Please contact

Yes, you can enter your work into as many categories as you deem appropriate, and it will be evaluated separately for each instance and category it is entered. It is not uncommon for exceptional work to be honoured in more than one category regardless of media type.