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Organization : Central Board of Secondary Education
Competition Name : CBSE Expression Series on Celebrating Our Independence Day 2016
Applicable For : Students Classes I to XII
Applicable States/UTs : All Over India
Series Dates : 13th to 16th August 2016
CBSE Expression Series:
The Central Board of Secondary Education will organize CBSE Expression Series on Celebrating Our Independence Day to celebrate the 70th Independence Day of our country. The ‘Series’ will be held from 13th to 16th August 2016.
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Following are the details of the ‘Series’:
i. Participation is voluntary.
ii. The three categories of participation are:
a) Classes I to V,
b) Classes VI to VIII and
c) Classes IX to XII
iii. Topics are given in Annexure 1.
iv. Students may submit their entries as Essay/ Poem/Drawing.
v. Entries may be submitted in any of the 22 scheduled languages and English.
vi. Students may submit their entries from schools/ home/ any place as per their convenience.
vii. Entries may be submitted using any of the three following modes:
a) Online mode through the link. (Details given in Annexure II)
b) Uploading only the jpeg/ jpg/ doc file of the entry through the link. (Details given in Annexure II)
c) Mobile App:
(i) Through the link which will be activated on 13.08.2016 at www.cbseacademic.in.
(ii) Using the numbers given below (details given in Annexure III):
For classes I to V 7065963925
For classes VI to VIII 7065963926
For classes IX to XII 7065963927
viii. To cater to the need of schools where the internet connectivity is limited, the Board has devised a registration-cum-response sheet (Annexure-IV), which may be downloaded, printed, photocopied for distributing to participants. After completion of activity, schools/ participants may scan/ click an image of the entry and send it through Mobile App. Images without clear details may not be considered.
ix. Entries submitted through email/ by post will not be considered.
x. The links and Mobile App for submission of entry shall remain activated from 09:00 hours on 13th August till 24:00 hours on 16th August 2016.
xi. Best 36 entries, 12 in each category, shall be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 2500/- and a Certificate of Merit
xii. Each participant will get an online Certificate of Participation.
xiii. Selection of best entries will be on the basis of originality of content and creative expression. Students may be contacted telephonically on the phone numbers provided by them to ascertain the originality of the entry submitted.
xiv. Plagiarism check may be done and the entry will be liable to disqualification if found plagiarized at any point of time.
Classes I to V:
Participants may submit Essay (250 words)/ Poem/ Drawing on any one of the following: i. I for India ii. The freedom fighter who inspires me most
Classes VI to VIII:
Participants may submit Essay (500 words)/ Poem/ Drawing on any one of the following: i. For me, the most unforgettable event of the Indian freedom movement is__________ because… ii. The contribution of Indian freedom fighters will remain eternal
Classes IX to XII:
Participants may submit Essay (700 words)/ Poem/Drawing on any one of the following: i. Unique features of India’s freedom movement ii. Role of women in India’s freedom movement
1. Entries sent through email will not be entertained at all.
2. Those who use the online mode may register only once as multiple registration may lead to disqualification.
3. The entries should not exceed the word limit as mentioned.
4. The entries/ writings must be original.
5. The entries without the registration details will be disqualified. Plagiarism, if detected at any point of time, will lead to disqualification of the prize.
6. There will also be a telephonic interaction to ascertain the originality of the Entry.
7. Students can refer to as many resources as they can avail, however, the entries submitted must be in their own language.
8. Entries shall be selected by a panel of experts. Decision of the experts will be final.No further communication will be entertained in this matter.
For any query, you may call at 011-23215130 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.