Organization : Geo-Genius
Olympiad Name : National Geography Olympiad 2019-20
Applicable For : School Students ( Classes 2nd to 10th)
Registration Deadline : 31st October, 2019
Olympiad Date : 13th December, 2019
Website : https://www.geogeniusindia.com/geography_olympiyad.php
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Geo-Genius Geography Olympiad
There is a great demand for Geographers in our country and abroad. Students learning this subject have an excellent career scope.
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In USA, Australia and many other countries Geography Olympiad is conducted every year, but here in India we do not have such kind of exam conducted at school level to promote Geography.
Concerned about this widespread lack of Geography knowledge, GEO GENIUS organized Geography Olympiad to reintroduce this subject
** Students of State Board, ICSE Board, CBSE Board and International Boards. Standard II to X only.
** Schools should register at least 50 students overall from all standards to be able to enroll for this competition.
Exam Date & Venue
** Level 1 – Last date for registration is 31st Oct, 2019. Exam date is 13th Dec, 2019. Venue: School itself.
** Level 2 – (National Finals for selected toppers only) – April, 2020. Venue: Mumbai, Maharashtra.
The level 2 format, date and venue may change at the discretion of GEO GENIUS.
** Exam Fees Rs. 140 per student.
** Preparatory Text Book (not compulsory but strongly recommended) Rs. 110.
Mode of Remittance
** DD payable in favor of “GEO GENIUS” payable at Mumbai, Maharashtra
Honorarium To Schools
Schools can conduct the Level 1 exam in their own premises on the scheduled date and are entitled to honorarium of Rs. 20 per student towards invigilation charges, postage and other charges.
School Registration Form :
** Competition is made up of multiple choice questions, testing Geographical knowledge and skills. The Olympiad will be conducted every year in two steps.
** Level 1 – First, children participate in various Schools held at their respective School location throughout the country on 13th Dec, 2019.
** This will be a written exam with multiple choice questions.
** Level 2 – Top 50 Participants in each category with high scores from Level 1, will be invited to Mumbai for the National Finals (Level 2) to be held in April, 2020.
** This will be a written exam with multiple choice questions followed by an audio visual round. Students have to clear the written exam round to qualify for the audio visual round.
** Top 10 Participants in each category with high scores from this written exam will be qualified for the audio visual round.
** Please note that a student/parent/teacher has to bear all the expenses of travel for National Final (Level 2) on their own.
Rewards for participating students: (Level 1 School Level)
** All 3 Medals (Gold, Silver and Bronze) will be rewarded in a category subject to at least minimum 15 students participating in a single category.
** If less than 15 but more than 10 students participate then only Gold and silver medals will be rewarded.
** If less than 10 but more than 5 students participate then only Gold medal will be rewarded.
** If less than 5 students participate then no medal will be rewarded.
** School Rank 1 in Category – Gold Medal + Participation Certificate
** School Rank 2 in Category – Silver Medal + Participation Certificate
** School Rank 3 in Category – Bronze Medal + Participation Certificate
** All other participating students – Participation Certificate
Rewards for participating students: (Level 2 National Level):
** National Rank 1 in Category – Laptop + Gold Medal + National Finalist Trophy + Merit Certificate
** National Rank 2 in Category – Digicam + Silver Medal + National Finalist Trophy + Merit Certificate
** National Rank 3 in Category – Watch + Bronze Medal + National Finalist Trophy + Merit Certificate
** All other participating students – National Finalist Trophy + Merit Certificate
GEO GENIUS National Coordinator: Mrs. Priyanka Vishal Bagaria Mob. 9967319624 / 8446590294