Orissa Sahitya Academi
Orissa Sahitya Academi (ଓଡ଼ିଶା ସାହିତ୍ୟ ଏକାଡେମି ପୁରସ୍କାର)
- Aims and objectives of Orissa Sahitya Academy
- To promote co-operation and cordiality among authors and litterateurs.
- To promote co-ordination among literary and cultural organisations of the state.
- To encourage exchange of ideas and thoughts among authors and littérateurs at the inter -state level.
- To compile, edit and publish Oriya manuscripts/ books of high standard.
- To undertake projects, collect and publish works of folklore.
- To organise seminars/ workshops/ lectures on different aspects of Oriya language and literature.
- To present awards to Oriya authors of the state for their work .
- To felicitate eminenent Oriya authors/ litterateurs.
- To organise lectures in memory of distinguished authors / litterateurs