Central Board of Secondary Education in its endeavor to support the movement of Rashtriya Aavishkar Abhiyan (RAA), proposes a series of Quiz competitions to promote creativity and innovative spirit among school children in the area of Science, Mathematics and Technology. The Series will start on 9th July 2015 with a school level competition followed by an online quiz competition being conducted by the Board on 23rd July 2015 for the selected students from the school level competition.
The school children in the schools affiliated to Central Board of Secondary education in the following categories.
- Primary : I- V
- Middle : VI- VIII
- Secondary : IX -XII
Any bonafide student of a school affiliated to CBSE studying in standard I to standard XII can participate in the competition in the respective categories.
Ten students from each category ( Primary-10 , Middle-10 and Secondary-10) shall be shortlisted based on their performance and time for completion of Quiz in the Online Quiz conducted by the Board. Each winner shall be given Rs.2500/- ( Rs. Two thousand five hundred only).
To ensure wider participation of students and involvement of schools and selection of the winners on merit ,the competition is proposed in two stages. The school competition shall be held in the first week of every month with a given theme. Thereafter in the last week of every month the Board shall conduct an online quiz for finding out the best talents.
Stage: 1 – School Level Competition
The school shall organize a Quiz Competition on 9th July 2015 in the area of Mathematics, Science and Technology in the three categories mentioned above . The focus should be on creativity and innovation in the area of Mathematics, Science and Technology. The school shall conduct In- house Quiz competition and select best two students from each category ( Primary, Middle and Secondary ).
The selection of the candidates should be made in an impartial manner involving all students interested in the Quiz competition. The school may evolve its own mechanism for initial shortlisting. However conduct of Quiz competition on 9th July 2015 in the school is a mandatory condition . The names of the winners in each category ,two photographs of the event and a report in 200 words must be uploaded by the school on CBSE website latest by next day evening 5-00 p.m.to be eligible for participation in the Second stage. The specifications of the photograph for uploading are as given below.
- Image Format – JPEG
- Size of Image -Maximum 200 KB
This is only the first level of the competition and no prizes are given by the Board to winners of the first stage.
Stage: 2 – Online Quiz conducted by the Board
The board shall allot user id and password to each winner of the first stage as per the online report submitted by the School and the same shall be sent to the email id provided by the Principal in the report .The students who have won the first stage and registered themselves through the Principal within stipulated time will participate in an online quiz conducted by the Board , later this month. The date of the competition and detailed modalities of the online quiz shall be communicated to the winners through the website http://www.cbseacademic.in in due course of time .Best entries shall be selected on the basis of maximum scores obtained and minimum time for completion of the Quiz.
For claiming the prize money, the Principal of the school shall sent a bonafide certificate of the winner in the performa given in Annexure- 1 within three days of declaration of the result on the email id: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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