Awards

BookBox uses Same Language Subtitling (SLS), which after a decade of systematic research, development, and national implementation in India, is now a globally recognized innovation for literacy. 

SLS has received numerous awards/grants/honors some being: Development Marketplace (The World Bank), Google Foundation, Tech Museum of Innovations (San Jose), Institute for Social Inventions (London), Hewlett-Packard, Manthan (New Delhi), Sir Ratan Tata Trust, DELL Giving, The Khemka Foundation, The Clinton Global Initiative, The Schwab Foundation, and Nasscom Foundation.

BookBox products have also won the following awards/recognitions:

  1. Sankalp Award - 2011 Finalist, ‘Education for all’ category. 
  2. First Place Winner, BookBox “Stories from Around the World”, 2009 KIDS FIRST! Best Winners, December 2009.
  3. Winner, Dr. Toy’s ten best Audio-Video Products for 2009, San Francisco, CA, October 1, 2009.
  4. Winner, Dr. Toy’s 100 best children’s Products for 2009, San Francisco, CA, October 1, 2009.
  5. Official Selection, KIDS FIRST! Film Festival, February 2009.
  6. Mom’s Choice Award, Children’s DVD, 2007 Finalist - The First well and other readable stories, BookBox Inc.
  7. Sankalp Award - 2009 Finalist, ‘Education for all’ category. 
  8. Winner, Best DVD ROM Content, National for BookBox Volume 1 & 2 distributed by Shemaroo Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., DVD Awards 2007 organized by Studio Systems.
  9. Special Mention in the E-Learning category for India’s Best e-Contents - 2005; by The Manthan AIF Award.