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Friday, 22 June 2018

National Creativity Olympiad 2018

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This Olympiad is designed to assess a child’s creative abilities and his/her achievement motivation. We believe that this Olympiad will unearth hidden talents and encourage children who may have felt discouraged, to participate in the learning process more willingly and meaningfully with a renewed sense of self-belief and self-confidence. This assessment would naturally lead to the child’s inclination to improve upon the same and search for resources in that direction. Given an appropriate environment this will lead to enhanced creativity and achievement motivation.

Eligibility

The National Creativity Olympiad is open for students of standard 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th & 11th

Structure of NCO

 For each standard there will be separate tests in which student’s creative thinking and logical reasoning abilities will be tested.
Test will be conducted in two phases, School Level Exam (SLE) & National Level Exam (NLE).

School Level Exam will be a offline test (OMR based) conducted at the School end and two top performing student of each standard from each school alongwith students having more than 90 percentile score in School Level Exam will qualify for National Level Exam.
National Level Exam will be an online test (Internet based) conducted at the School end. Apart from MCQ’s there will be subjective questions on creativity and question based test to assess the achievement motivation of the child.
Question Paper
School Level Exam
The participants have to answer 100 multiple choice questions in 100 minutes.
Exam Timing: 08:50 to 11:00 am

National Level Exam
The participants have to answer 60 multiple choice questions with subjective questions testing creativity followed by a test of achievement motivation.

Examination Fee

Students can enroll for the NCO by paying Rs. 200 to their respective teacher coordinators. Student can also purchase NCO Practice Book for Rs. 50. The School is requested to retain Rs. 30 per child enrolled towards its expenses which includes bank charges, postal charges, and honorarium for the Teachers in-charge etc.
NCO Registration Fee: Rs. 200
NCO Practice Book: Rs. 50

How to Participate
One teacher should be NCO coordinator; She/He should disseminate information about NCO in Students and encourage them for participating in NCO. If you need registration cum information form for distribution to Students/Parents, kindly contact us.
Please send single consolidated Demand Draft for the exam fee of all the students appearing for NCO from your School after retaining the school share.
Demand Draft should be drawn in favor of “Creative Olympiad” payable at New Delhi. DD should reach us on or before 31st Aug, 2018.
Schools are requested to encourage the students to participate more. Any school to qualify as a center for exam will require at least 100 enrollments from school across all standards.
Mailing Address: Mr. Ineesh Pathania, C-128 (UGF), Jeewan Park, Pankha Road, New Delhi - 110059
General Guidelines
The medium of the objective test will be English.
The School Level Exam will be an OMR based offline test conducted during school hours between 08:50 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
The National Level Exam will be an online test conducted at School.
School needs to provide information about the participating student as per the student information form.
Each school shall be provided a unique regsitration code after the registration.

NCO Awards & Accolades: Students
For each standard winners will be declared and they will receive cash prize as mentioned below:
1st Prize: Rs. 15,000
2nd Prize: Rs. 10,000
3rd Prize: Rs. 7,000
Next 15 Rank Holders: Rs. 1000 each
SLE Grade Toppers (Top three) in each school will be awarded Medals.
Rank 1 - Gold Medal, Rank 2 - Silver Medal and Rank 3 - Bronze Medal.
SLE Grade Topper Medals are awarded, if minimum 20 students participate from a grade.
SLE Grade Toppers must secure 75 percentile or above to qualify for Medals.
All students securing more than 75 percentile in the SLE test will get "Certificate of Excellence". All others will get a "Certificate of Participation".

NCO Awards & Accolades: Schools
Creative School Award will be given to one of the participating Schools on the basis of maximum number of Students in the top 10 percentile from the School. Cash Prize of Rs. 30000/- will be given to the winning school.

Important Dates (NCO - 2018)
Last Date of Registration: 25 Aug, 2018
Date of School Level Exam (Offline, at School*)
Date-1: 28 Sep, 2018
Date-2: 10 Oct, 2018
Result of School Level Exam: 12 Nov, 2018
Date of National Level Exam (Online, at School*): 03-Dec to 07-Dec, 2018
Declaration of Winners: 15 Dec, 2018

Further information click here
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Techathon 2018: The Biggest TechQuiz Marathon

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Technology Quiz Championship exclusively for school students & teachers


How it works?

Running for Techathon is Simple..,
Follow the steps to win the ultimate Tech Championship

Participate
Participating in Techathon is just matter of clicking a button in one simple click.

Play
Spend 15 minutes everyday solving the quizzes...

Win

Win every day, every week and ultimately the Tech championship.

Know the rules

It's even more FUN.. when you play by the RULES

Rule #1
Event is on for Participation till the last day that is EndDate

Rule #2
Participant must be valid Student or Teacher of particular School. The same will be verified for Authentication at any given moment

Rule #3
Any Participant can be suspended any time, if any discrepancy is found or if participant fails the verification/authentication

Rule #4
The questions created by Teachers for Techathon will be property and proprietary of Whizjuniors (CloneFutura)

Rule #5
The Winners will be rewarded with the Prizes, only at the Award Show Venue, Failing which they are not liable to claim their prizes further

Rule #6

The prizes are not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash

Schedule

1st July - Registration begins
Registration opens for Participating in Techathon

  
15thJuly - Practice Ends
Practice for the Techathone from the Time of Participation till 30th June

  
16thJuly - Quiz begins

Actual championship starts… Spend 15 minutes everyday and Run for your Digital Life

31stJuly - Tech Champions Announced
The techathone ends and biggest tech champions of India are announced

  
18thAugust- Award Show

The winners awarded at Mumbai in Grand Award Show

Awards and Prizes

The rewards are exhilarating


Tech Expert
The 1st Runner up of Techathon

Wins 100000 Gems


Ultimate Tech Champ
The Winner of Techathon

Wins 200000 Gems


Tech Whiz
The 2nd Runner up of Techathon


Wins 50000 Gems

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II Vidhi Aagaz National Essay Writing Competition, 2k18

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After a huge success of Ist VidhiAagaz National Essay writing 2017 where 50+ colleges of India participated, Vidhi Aagaz has announced its Second Edition “II Vidhi Aagaz National Essay Writing Competition, 2k18” comprising professors and experts from India as wells as Abroad as its judging panel, and invite the students to participate and express their views on the given themes.

THEMES:
Participants may write and express their views on any of the following themes:

Judicial Review
Criminalization of Marital Rape
Right To Privacy with emphasis on Aadhar Scheme
Pattern of Legal Education in India
Homosexuality Laws in India

Eligibility
The competition is open for all students enrolled in any Under-graduate or post-graduate college in India.

Registration:
Registration amount is Rs. 200 for Single Author & Rs. 300 for Co-authorship.
Co-authorship is allowed to Maximum of 2 authors i.e. 1 Author & 1 Co-Author.
Participants must PayTm the amount to 8959330986
After the payment, all the participant(s) must fill the form HERE

Submission Guidelines :-
All the entries must be type written in English and must be in between 700-1500 words.
The submission must be made only in *.doc or *.docx format to “vidhiaagaz@gmail.com” in stipulated time period.
Any Submission in *.pdf format will be directly rejected.
The submission should strictly follow the following rules

MAIN BODY:
Font – Times New Roman
Font size – 12
Line spacing – 1.5
Alignment – justified

19th Edition of Bluebook must be followed for citation.
The content should be the original work of writer and should not have been sent to any other competition or for any publication.
Any Content found Plagiarized will be eligible for rejection.

Judgment will be based on following Parameters:
Research & Content
Uniqueness
Quality of Language
Innovative thinking.
The Decision of Judges will be final and binding.

 SUBMISSION PROCEDURE
The submissions should be sent through mail at “vidhiaagaz@gmail.com” on or before 10th July 2018.
The attachment’s name must be the same as author’s name.
Late Entries will not be entertained and liable be rejected prima facie.
The subject of Mail Should be “Submission for II Vidhi Aagaz National Essay Weiting Competition”.
The Name, Nationality, Mobile no., e-mail id, Affiliation and the topic should be mentioned in the body of the mail.

IMPORTANT DATES
Last Date of Registration:  1st July 2018
Last Date of Submission:   10th July 2018
Date of Results:  31st July 2018

Awards and prizes
Winner:-   Rs. 1500+ Merit Certificate
Runner-Up :- Rs. 1000  + Merit Certificate
Top 5 Essay will be published in our Next Book bearing ISBN with 50% Discount on publication charges.
Top 10 students will be provided with exclusive INTERNSHIP of 2 months with VidhiAagaz.
All participants will get e-certificate of participation.
 For any further queries feel free to email us at vidhiaagaz@gmail.com or WhatsApp us at +91 9399094820.
 For rules, guidelines and other details, CLICK HERE
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Wednesday, 20 June 2018

BREAKTHROUGH JUNIOR CHALLENGE

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Explain a big scientific idea in fundamental physics, life sciences or mathematics with a short video.

You have until July 1, 2018 to submit your video (3 mins max).

PRIZES
$250,000
post-secondary scholarship
$50,000
prize for your teacher
$100,000
Breakthrough Science Lab

APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE
July 1
You must submit your application and video no later than July 1, 2018 at 11:59 PM Pacific Daylight Time (West Coast USA).

Eligibility
Individuals who are 13 years of age by April 1 at 11:59 PM Pacific Daylight Time (West Coast USA), may participate in the Challenge

Guidelines
Your video must be 3:00 minutes in length or shorter to qualify for the Breakthrough Junior Challenge. Please check the time on the YouTube counter to make sure your video is 3:00 minutes or under.
The three fields that the Challenge encompasses are Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics. Some areas of these fields may overlap with chemistry – for example, the biochemistry of cells is part of Life Sciences.
Computer science or AI could possibly be valid topics if the video discusses the direct relation to fundamental topics in Physics, Life Sciences or Mathematics.

Visit https://breakthroughjuniorchallenge.org/ for more information
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My Click My Pick: Online Photography Competition for School Kids

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Biggest with 500+ Awards
Prizes worth Rs.10 Lacs.

Register at www.myclickmypick.com
Upload a photo -> Get votes & WIN!

Eligibility
The contest is open to all.

School students require the permission of a parent or guardian. By entering the contest, it is assumed that entrants have obtained the permission of a parent or guardian.

3 Categories each with different theme as follows:
 Till class V: Colours of Life
 Class VI – VIII: Wonders of Nature
 Class IX – XII: Spirit of Art

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National Teachers Council Olympiads

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NTC is a professional educators' organization, committed to propel advancement in the teaching profession by offering modern approaches and scientific materials. The aim is to promote teacher advocacy and professionalism as well as student collaboration and competition, without a partisan agenda.
National teachers Council Organizes National Level Olympiads in English, Mathematics and Science with the objective of preparing them to confidently face the challenges of the competitive career driven world. The bexaminations foster thinking skills, impart healthy competitive spirit, and above all identify, nurture and appreciate the talents of students.

ENGLISH OLYMPIAD [NLEO]
MATHEMATICS OLYMPIAD [NLMO]
SCIENCE OLYMPIAD [NLSO]

Eligibility
Students of Classes Ill, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX& X are eligible to participate in Olympiad exams.
Examination Pattern
• All questions are of objective type
• Each correct answer carries one mark. No negative mark for wrong answer
• Each class has a separate question paper and each question paper consists of 50 questions.
• The medium of examination will be English

Dates of olympiads

ENGLISH OLYMPIAD [NLEO] 16/11/2018
MATHEMATICS OLYMPIAD [NLMO] 30/11/2018 ·-
SCIENCE OLYMPIAD [NLSO]  07/12/2018
Duration of the exam is 90 minutes. Venue will be the respective schools.

Last Date of Registration
15th September 2018

Date of Result
20th January 2019

Minimum Number of enrollment per examination is 10 (ten)
Examination Fee
INR 375 per student for Three Olympiads OR INR 125 per students for each Olympiad. School shall retain 20% of the total examination fee collected towards the honorarium for invigilation duty, postal charge, stationary expenditure etc.

AWARDS and PRIZES
1. NATIONAL LEVEL
Rank
Award
Total Awards
First
Laptop Computer, Gold Medal & Certificate
24
Second
Tablet PC, Gold Medal & Certificate
24
Third
INR 3000, Gold Medal & Certificate
24
Next top 50 Students (Fourth Rank onwards)
Gold Medal, Resource Book & Certificate
1200
Next top 100 Students
Gold Medal & Certificate
2400
2. STATE LEVEL [States with minimum 10000 enrollments]
Tablet PC, Gold Medal & Certificate
3. SCHOOL LEVEL
[A] BEST PERFORMANCE AWARD (Schools with minimum 1200 enrolment
Tablet PC, Gold Medal & Certificate- Student scoring highest percentage of mark in the school
[Only one prize per school]
[B] CLASS TOPPERS:
Top two rank holders will be awarded a Gold Medal & Resource book, Silver Medal respectively
[Classes with minimum SO enrolments]
Top two rank holders will be awarded a Gold Medal & Silver Medal respectively
[Classes with minimum 25 enrolments]
4. Certificate of Excellence: Students scoring B2 and above grade
5. Participation Certificate: Participation Certificate to all participants
6. AWARDS TO PRINCIPALS & COORDINATING TEACHERS: Prizes are awarded to principals and
coordinating teachers based on the number of students enrolled from the school for the examination

Visit http://www.nationalteacherscouncil.com/ for further information
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Friday, 15 June 2018

Photography Contest - "Hills of Uttarakahand"

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Once in your lifetime you must have captured the enchanting mountains of Uttarakhand through your lenses. Share those photographs with us from 6th June to 5th July, 2018 and the best one will win a free stay in any of the beautiful destinations of Uttarakhand. The contest will run for one month and you can share a picture of small hillock, mighty mountain range, lofty peaks. Remember to mention the name of the hill you are sharing. So, upload, win and unwind.

Online Contest
Hills give up many magical moments to capture. Entries that best do justice to the theme will be featured on Uttarakhand Tourism Home Page and across all our social media.
Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest to keep track of the weekly winners, but don't worry if you miss the announcement; you will also be notified by email if you are selected.
Feel free to experiment with moods and subjects; we like unusual and striking points of view. So, send us your favourite photos of monuments, hills, temples, people of the hills, beautiful homes etc. with detailed information about where the picture was taken and what is happening in the photo. Do tell us the story behind the photograph, so we can share it with our readers when you win.
The contest begins at 9:00:00 am on 06th June 2018 and ends at 5:00:00 pm 5th July 2018 (the “entry period”).
Submissions will not be accepted once the deadline lapses.
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Prize:
2 nights/3days stay in one of the destinations in Uttarakhand for the winner.

Eligibility:
The competition is open to residents of India aged 18 years and above. The employees of UTDB or their close relatives and anyone otherwise related with the organisation or the judging committee is not permitted to enter the contest.

How to Participate:
The intending participants to first register himself / herself on the website of UTDB – www.uttarakhandtourism.gov.in

Use the form below to submit your image (max 1MB) along with your full name, email, postal address, and a brief description of the photograph and why you like it. If you have a Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Pinterest handles, include that too so we can shout out to you when your image is selected.
Share your image with us on our official Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest handles with #HillsofUttarakhand.
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MyGov.in Article Writing Contest on Theme - ‘Yoga- The Art and Science of Living’

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"Yoga is an invaluable gift of India's ancient tradition. It embodies unity of mind and body; thought and action; restraint and fulfilment; harmony between man and nature; a holistic approach to health and well-being. It is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and the nature”.Therefore, in view of forthcoming International Day of Yoga 2018, Ministry of AYUSH is conducting Article Writing Contest on the theme – ‘Yoga- The Art and Science of Living’. "

Prizes to be:
Prize for winner: INR 31000/-
Second prize for Runner up: INR 21000/-
Third prize for Second runner up: INR 11000/-

The last date of submission is 4 July 2018.

For further information click here
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Wednesday, 13 June 2018

The Great Indian Poetry Contest

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The Great Indian Poetry Contest is a nation-wide Online English Poetry Contest with an International Category for poets with other nationalities.

The distinguished jury panel consists of Javed Akhtar (Poet, Lyricist, Screenwriter), and Kausar Munir (Poet, Lyricist, Screenwriter) and Kalki Koechlin (Actor, Activist, Poet).

Eligibility

The Contest is open to ALL persons above 14 yrs of age.

Prizes
Winner:  INR 25,000
Runner-Up: INR 10,000
Second Runner-Up: INR 5,000
10 Consolation Prizes: Each prize winner will receive INR 1,000

International Category: USD 100
The jury panel will also pick the 50 best poems from the contest, and they will be published in the much-awaited Anthology of On Fire, ‘Aatish 2’, An International Anthology of Poems, alongside renowned and award winning writers such as Gulzar, Piyush Mishra, Swanand Kirkire and many more.

Submission Guidelines

Each submission is permitted to have two poems.
Multiple submissions are allowed.
International Category: Each submission has one poem.
All poem submissions must be in English language only.
A poem must not exceed 40 Lines. Poems may be of any style.

INDIANS AND NRIs

You can submit two poems per submission. You can make multiple submissions.
Each submission has a fee of INR 250.

INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY

This category applies to poets who are non Indian and wish to participate.
Each submission can have one poem. You can make multiple submissions.
Each submission has a fee of USD 5.

Deadline is 10 July 2018.



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Sunday, 10 June 2018

Hack-E-Thon 2018

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Incubation Centre IIT Patna (ICIITP), is conducting a Hackathon in Sep,2018. Students, members of faculty or other innovators are invited to participate in this exciting event.

THE OBJECTIVE OF THE CHALLENGE

The objectives of the hackathon are to identify solutions for relevant problems existing in various sectors prevalent in the rural and urban community. The selected outcomes will be given an opportunity to get evaluated for Incubation at Incubation Centre IIT Patna, with a seed funding of up to Rs. 10 Lakhs.

WELL-DEFINED THEMES/ PROBLEM STATEMENTS

The participants will be required to work on any of the following five problem statements.

Affordable and effective assistive device for the physically challenged.
Portable, power efficient and cost effective medical diagnostics devices.
Innovative devices for waste management.
Innovative devices for human safety and disaster management.
Any innovative ideas in the field of Medical electronics.

SELECTION PROCESS

Preliminary Scrutiny : In case of many applications, a preliminary scrutiny will be done by a committee of ICIITP to shortlist top 10 applications for the final rounds

Winner Selection : Winner of the hackathon will be decided by a jury, consisting of expert members, appointed by Incubation Centre IIT Patna. The decision of the jury will be final and binding.

IMPORTANT DATES AND VENUE

Last date of registration : 30 June,2018

Event Date : 7th Sep, 2018 9.00am to 9th Sep, 2018 9.00 am

Winner announcement: 9th Sep 10.00am

Venue: IIT Patna premises, Bihta Patna

APPLICATION PROCESS

Application Process Online, Register on or before last date of registration i.e. 30 June 2018 on My Gov Website.

AWARDS

Winning team will take home a cash prize of Rs 20,000/-, Certificate and will receive the opportunity to pitch for Incubation before the Project Evaluation Team of IC IIT Patna.

Upto two runner up teams will receive cash prize of Rs 10,000/-, Certificate and opportunity to pitch for Incubation before the Project Evaluation Team of IC IIT Patna.

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Who can apply : All students, members of faculty or other innovators.
How to apply : Register on link given below on or before last date of registration on MyGov Website.
Team Size : Minimum of 2 members, maximum of 4 members.
Lodging and Boarding : Will be provided on campus.
Travel reimbursements: Upto 3rd AC train fair in the shortest route from the city specified in the registration form to Patna will be provided to the team on production of travel documents in original.
Other terms: Incubation Centre IIT Patna reserve the right to make modifications to any or all aspects of Hackathon without individual notification or prior notice. Decisions of ICIIT Patna in this regard will be final and binding and ICIITP will not be liable for any loss or damage caused due to such decisions.

Visit https://innovate.mygov.in/iitp/ for details and registration



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Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change

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Are you 18-30 and taking part in activities to fight climate change? Send a 3 minute video for a chance to be a youth reporter at the UN Climate Change Conference in Poland in December.

Requirements


  • Video up to 3 minutes long
  • Aged between 18 and 30
  • Spoken or subtitled English
  • Enter from any country
  • Submit by 31 Aug 2018

Categories

There are two categories


Category One
Responsible production & consumption


How we make and use the products and goods we use in everyday life plays an important role in tackling climate change.

Taking raw materials from the ground, manufacturing products and then throwing away our used products and waste materials can all add to greenhouse gas emissions. But there are low-carbon ways to design, produce, supply and recycle products.

We can live more climate friendly lifestyles if we manage our natural resources sustainably, and be more energy and resource efficient during the entire life-cycle of the goods we consume.

Submit videos that showcase your activities that contribute to responsible production and consumption

Category Two
Green and climate friendly jobs


New job opportunities are opening up in a range of environmentally-friendly sectors such as renewable energy, sustainable design, recycling, energy efficiency, electric vehicles or sustainable agriculture.

Green jobs can improve energy efficiency, limit greenhouse gas emissions, and help people adapt to the effects of climate change.

New business ideas, green industrialization, and education can all add to the creation of safe and meaningful work in a low-carbon economy.

Submit videos that showcase your activities that contribute to creation of climate friendly jobs

Deadline, 31 August 2018

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Mastermind Pre-School League and School League Competitions

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Masterminds is a 10-year-old organization that was established with the purpose to enhance the cognitive skills, character development and overall educational experience of students through co-curricular activities.
Masterminds is a competition for all children from Nursery to 8th grade. Designed to help children develop and improve their communication and cognitive skills, Masterminds encourages them to Discover. Learn. Compete

Pre-School League (for Nursery, Jr. KG & Sr. KG)

Pre-School English

A step that is specifically aimed at enhancing students' vocabulary and language skills.

Pre-School Math
A step that is aimed at enhancing students' analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.

Pre-School EVS
A step that is aimed at nurturing the curiosity and creativity of the child.

Masterminds Student League (School League (For Grade 1 and above))
In line with its vision to create different learning opportunities for students outside the classroom environment, Masterminds offers Preschool and School League Challenges that cover students from pre-primary to Grade VIII. These are a series of 3-stage national competitions across multiple categories based on age/ grades. Digitally supported by Mystudycentre.com, these competitions begin at the school level and then progress to the state level and culminate at the National Level. The competition is currently held across Math, English and Geography and endeavours to include many more subjects with each annual installment of the competition. Preparatory material is provided to each participating student and is included in the registration kit. Additional resources (extra study material, fun worksheets and practice tests) are made available to students via a free login ID on Mystudycentre.com.together to provide the best instruction and instructional materials and service that far exceeds expectations.

English Student League

An opportunity for students to develop and improve their language skills.

Math Student League

An opportunity for students to present their mathematical thinking ability and prowess.

Geography Student League

An opportunity to increase awareness in geography, nature and the Earth in all its glory.

Science Student League

SSL is a nationwide academic competition that tests students' knowledge in all areas of science.

Eligibility

This competition is open to all students from Nursery to 8th std. Enroll in Student League Challenge and get preparatory text books, sample practice tests and worksheets to excel and reach from school level, state level up to national level.

Why You Should Participate
Become a champ
Earn yourself a trophy
Get a certificate
Learn something fun and new
Participate in Nationals and win accolades for your school

Every Participant gets
Online User ID
Online Access to Results
Practice Test / Worksheets
Extra Resources
Notifications and updates

Levels In Competition

The competition has a grading system with four grades: 'A+', 'A', 'B+', 'B'. The participants scoring either an 'A+' or 'A' will qualify for the next round. Student League Challenge is a championship that begins at the school level, and then rises to the national level

For further information and registration click here

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