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Tuesday, 19 March 2019

MyGov.in Logo designing contest for AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES

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Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) is an autonomous Society setup by the Govt. of India, under Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology in 1991 with an objective of encouraging, promoting and boosting the Software Exports from India.

STPI has been working with distinct focus for promotion of IT/ITES exports from the country by providing single window services under STP & EHTP schemes, plug & play incubation facilities for the start-up companies and young entrepreneurs as well as High Speed Data communication services for a seamless access for offshore IT/ITES exports.

Government of India has established the Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), at NITI Aayog to promote a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in the country. The mission subsumes Self-Employment and Talent Utilization (SETU) programme announced by the Government. The objective is to provide a platform for promotion of world-class Innovation Hubs, Grand Innovation Challenges, Start-up businesses and other self-employment activities, particularly in technology driven areas.
Being a successful applicant of AIM, NITI Aayog, as per guidelines of AIM, STPI has created a company “AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES” under Section 8 of companies Act 2013. In-line with the objectives of AIM, AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES intends to create an eco-system to nurture innovative start-up businesses in their pursuit to become scalable and sustainable enterprises under this. AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES would focus on providing world class incubation facilities with suitable physical infrastructure in terms of capital equipment and operating facilities, coupled with the availability of sectoral experts for mentoring the start-ups, business planning support, access to seed capital, industry partners, trainings and other relevant components required for encouraging innovative start-ups. AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES will be supporting startups in the areas of E-Commence, ICT & Electronics, IoT and other emerging technologies. The company is also having potential to support healthcare start-ups who are expected to innovate products & solutions to provide e-health services for rural India, under Digital India Programme of Govt. of India.
STPI intends to create a ‘logo’ for its Company “AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES” reflecting its role, functions & objectives which can be easily understood by the industry and public at large. The logo shall endeavor to communicate the ethos and excellence of the body in discharging its function. Further details in respect of the organization may be seen in the relevant links at the website https://www.stpi.in/

The Designer of the finally selected Logo will get a prize of Rs 50,000/- (Rupees Fifty Thousands only) and would be required to give complete ownership rights of the design to AIC STPINEXT INITIATIVES. The prize money will be payable after deduction of TDS.

The last date for accepting entries is 31st March, 2019 at 05:00 PM

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Friday, 15 March 2019

ACM SIGGRAPH SpaceTime International Student Poster Competition

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The ACM SIGGRAPH Education Committee sponsors the SpaceTime juried International Student Poster Competition and Online Exhibition 2019.

ACM SIGGRAPH is the ACM Special Interest Group for Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques. The ACM SIGGRAPH Education Committee works to support Computer Graphics education as well as the use of Computer Graphics in education

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She is More: Global Youth Art Competition

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She is More: A global celebration of the value of women through art

The value of a woman, like art, is beyond what the eye can see. A woman is one of the most dynamic individuals who often simultaneously assumes the role of caretaker, businesswoman, problem-solver, financier, peacemaker, teacher and community-builder. This competition will celebrate the spirit of everyday women by capturing their courage, strength, passion, empathy and overall value to the world we live in through art.

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MyGov.in Quiz on Elections in India

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MyGov.in is organising an online quiz on Elections in India
Start Date : 14/03/2019 17:00
End Date : 20/03/2019 23:59

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Thursday, 14 March 2019

DRDO Dare to Dream Innovation Contest

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To unearth disruptive ideas and concepts in emerging technologies identified by DRDO for enhancing defence capabilities.

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Aryabhatta National Maths Competition

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All India Council For Technical Skill Development (AICTSD) Organizing ” Aryabhatta National Maths Competition”

All India Council for Technical Skill Development (AICTSD) is a National non-profitable organization

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SCIENCE OF STUPID 2019 CONTEST - National Geographic India

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NGC Network (India) Private Limited (“NGC”) is organising a contest named as “Science of Stupid Contest” 
During the Contest Period,you will have the opportunity to submit your responses to questions asked in each of the 30 episodes in the Science of Stupid chatbot on the National Geographic India Facebook page.

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The Hindu Young World Painting Competition

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The Hindu Young World Painting Competition is scheduled to be held on 26th March 2019 at Mahila Mall, Opposite Fathima Hospital, Wyanad Road, Kozhikode

Who can participate?
Students from schools in Kozhikode, Malappuram, Kannur, Palghat, Wayanad and Kasargod districts, The competition will be in 2 sections Juniors (4th - 6th Std.) and seniors ( 7th - 9th Std.)

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Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Google Code Jam 2019

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Code Jam is Google's longest running global coding competition, where programmers of all levels put their skills to the test. Competitors work their way through a series of online algorithmic puzzles to earn a spot at the World Finals, all for a chance to win the championship title and $15,000.

Registration for the CJ Contest will open on or around Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 19:00 UTC and end on or around Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 2:00 UTC.

Code Jam calls on programmers around the world to put their skills to the test by solving multiple rounds of algorithmic puzzles. The online rounds conclude in the World Finals, which rotates globally. In addition to being challenging and fun, Code Jam problems can help you develop your coding and programming skills.

Eligibility: You may participate in the Contest only if you are 16 years of age or older at the time of registration, but you must be 18 years of age or older at the time of registration to be eligible for the onsite final round; if not, you are only eligible to win a t-shirt.

Prizes.

Code Jam T-Shirt. You are eligible to receive one t-shirt if you are one of the highest-ranked 1000 contestants from Code Jam Round 2.
Code Jam Cash Prizes. You are eligible to receive one of the following cash prizes if you advance to, attend, and compete in the final round of Code Jam.

Competitor Rank Prize Money
1st Place $15,000 USD
2nd Place $2,000 USD
3rd Place $1,000 USD

4th—25th Place $100 USD


To enter a Contest, you must first create a profile at g.co/codingcompetitions

Code Jam Rounds.

(A) Qualification Round. Code Jam will start with the Qualification Round on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 23:00 UTC and run for twenty-seven (27) hours, ending on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 2:00 UTC. In the Qualification Round, you must log in to the CJ Contest website to attempt to solve a number of problems within the 27-hour period. If you earn at least thirty (30) points during the Qualification Round, regardless of your penalty time, you will advance to Code Jam Round 1.

(B) Round 1. Code Jam Round 1 is conducted online and is offered in three (3) sub-rounds: Round 1A, Round 1B, and Round 1C at the times specified at https://codingcompetitions.withgoogle.com/codejam/schedule from Saturday, April 13, 2019 to Sunday, May 4, 2019. If you advance to Code Jam Round 1, you can participate in any or all of the sub-rounds by logging into the CJ Contest website to solve a number of problems to attempt to qualify for Code Jam Round 2. However, once you qualify for Code Jam Round 2, you may not participate in any subsequent sub-rounds of Code Jam Round 1. You will advance to Code Jam Round 2 if you are one of the 1,500 highest-ranked contestants from one of the sub-rounds in Code Jam Round 1. A total of 4,500 contestants will advance to Code Jam Round 2.

(C) Round 2. Code Jam Round 2 is conducted online and will begin on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 14:00 UTC and will end on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 16:30 UTC. To participate in Code Jam Round 2, you must log in to the CJ Contest website to solve a number of problems. You will advance to Code Jam Round 3 if you are one of the 1,000 highest-ranked contestants from Code Jam Round 2.

(D) Round 3. Code Jam Round 3 is conducted online and will begin on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 14:00 UTC and will end on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 16:30 UTC. To participate in Code Jam Round 3, you must log in to the CJ Contest website to solve a number of problems. You will advance to the onsite Final Round of Code Jam if you are one of the twenty-five (25) highest-ranked contestants from Code Jam Round 3.

(E) Final Round.

(1) Time and Location. The Final Round of Code Jam will be held on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Google offices in California, United States. Google may change the date and location of the Final Round at its sole discretion.


(2) Structure. During the Final Round, you will be asked to solve a number of problems using only Google-provided computer equipment and materials. You may choose to use your own keyboard and other materials as permitted by Google.

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Friday, 8 March 2019

Wild Edens Photography Contest

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Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation announced the ‘Wild Edens Photography Contest’ as a part of its Wild Edens project. Photo Competition aims to encourage promising Indian wildlife photographers to share their vision of Wild Edens.

Eligibility
Applications are open for all amateur and aspiring photographers from all over India.

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FEFKA Short Film Fest

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FEFKA Director's Union is organising a Short Film Fest at National level. The competition is open to all without any age bar.

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Sunday, 3 March 2019

Silver Zone Foundation International Informatics Olympiad

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International Informatics Olympiad
International Informatics Olympiad endeavours to assess the competency and proficiency of the students in the field of Computer Science, at National and International level, every year. Its syllabus comprises of the syllabus of CBSE/ICSE and various State Boards. The iiO examination is based on Computer Science, which provides ample opportunity to the students not only to test their skills but also sharpen them accordingly and provide knowhow about international standard. Please refer the books published by Silverzone for the preparation of iiO. We recommend the competition for each and every student in the school.

Structure of the Olympiad
Level 1 :All the students of classes 1st to 12 are eligible to take part in Level 1
Level 2 :Top 500 Olympiad rank holders of the 1st Level from each class will compete for top positions in a 2nd level examination. All Class 1st rank holders with minimum 75% of Marks with Minimum 75 Students from a particular school are also eligible for Level 2.
Level 3 :Olympiad 1st Rank Holders of classes 6th to 12th from 2nd level will be eligible for Level 3. Level 3 will be conducted at New Delhi, India.

Fee Structure and Study Material
FOR SCHOOLS OUTSIDE INDIA : The participation fee for the Olympiad is USD$8 per student, out of which USD$2 shall be retained by the school against its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc.
Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th) : The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (USD$4) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (USD$10) is not included in the fee.
FOR SCHOOLS IN INDIA : The participation fee for the Olympiad is Rs. 120/- per student, out of which Rs. 20/- shall be retained by the school as its expenses towards honorarium of the invigilator(s) and other expenses like postal expenses, DD charges and photocopying, etc.
Study Material (For Classes 1st to 10th) : The cost of Olympiad Comprehensive Book (Rs. 120/-) and Computer Olympiad Excellence Guide (Rs. 280/-) is not included in the fee.

Olympiad Dates
05th Novenber, 2019 04th December, 2019

Laste Date of Registration
31 August 2019

Prizes for Students
Level 3
 Top 2 students of the 3rd level participants will be Rs. 1,00,000/- each along with a Winner’s Trophy.

Level 2
 Olympiad 1st rank holder of class 12th will be awarded with a cash prize of Rs. 75,000/- along with a Winner’s Trophy and Olympiad 1st rank holder of class 11th will be awarded with a cash prize of Rs. 50,000/- along with a Winner’s Trophy.
 1st Olympiad rank holder from classes 7th to 10th will be awarded a Laptop along with a Winner’s Trophy.
 1st Olympiad rank holder from classes 1st to 6th will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy.
 2nd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 7,500/- each with a Winner’s Trophy.
 3rd Olympiad rank holder in each class will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- each with a Winner’s Trophy.
 All State Rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of all classes will be awarded with exciting prizes.
 All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC).

Level 1
 4th to 10th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with wrist watches.
 11th to 25th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with exciting prizes.
 26th to 500th Olympiad rank holders of each class will be awarded with the topper achievement certificate.
 Class Topper 1st, 2nd and 3rd rank holders of every class of each school will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively, provided the topper obtains at least 50% marks.
 All participants will be awarded with the Student Participation Certificate (SPC) & Descriptive Assessment Report.


Syllabus and Sample Question Papers


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