Ten applicants have been long listed for the Toto Award 2014 for Kannada Creative Writing. They are:
1. Naveen 'Gangotri', Chickmagalur.
2. Prathap, K., Bangalore.
3. Praveen Kumar G., Bangalore.
4. Padmanabh Bhat, Hubli.
5. Amith, M.S., Bangalore.
6. Prakash B. Jalahalli, Raichur.
7. Pravara Kottur, Bellary.
8. Smitha Makalli, Tumkur.
9. T.S. Goravar, Gadag.
10. Vithal Dalawai, Belgaum.
The shortlist for this award will be announced in the second half of November 2013.