Prizes and Fellowships

2019

Conde Nast Award for Best Food Writing for a piece on farming saffron in militarised Kashmir, published in Eater 

2020

The Montez Press writer's grant to write On Stillness, an essay

Winner, Wasafiri New Writing Prize for Seamless, an essay

 

2021

Nominee, IACP Awards for a piece on the foods of the Bengal Famine of 1943, published in Atlas Obscura

Resident, Serendipity Arts Lab, 2021 for a project on cyclical hunger and famine in Marwar, Rajasthan. The pieces are published in Whetstone in two parts. Read part 1 here, read part 2 here.

2022

Class of Fellows '22, for a  book of observational essays, South-Asia Speaks

Class of Fellows '22 to '23, One World Media