Young Innovators Program for school students
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur has invited entries for the Young Innovators’ Program for School Students.
The Programme is a platform to foster young minds with scientific enthusiasm and a credo to solve the problems facing the globe. IIT Kharagpur has launched this program with a motive of recognizing students with creative ability to conduct scientific research. The competition aims to recognize the creative ability of school students studying in classes VIII-X only.
In a two day visit to IIT Kharagpur, the students will get a chance to explore the scientific environment within and an opportunity to present their projects in front of distinguished researchers and guests.
Themes for the project preparation include (i) Energy and Environment (ii) Health and Cleanliness (iii) Hardware Modelling (iv) Product Designing (v) Disaster Management (vi) Financial Inclusion. Details to be included in the preparation of the Project is given at the website http://www.yip.iitkgp.ac.in/
The principal needs to nominate a coordinating teacher for this program, who will be given a user ID and password for registration of the students. The students need to form a team of 2-3 members and submit their name and details to the coordinating teacher of the school.
Registration Fee is Rs.100/- per student.
Last Date to Register for Round I Submission is August 9, 2019. Round I Submission closes on August 16, 2019. Round I Results will be announced & call for Round II Submission will be made on August 23, 2019. Round II submission closes on September 16, 2019. Round II Results Announcement and Final Round Registration Starts on September 24, 2019. Final Round Registration Ends on October 1, 2019. Grand Finale will be during November 8-10, 2019
For details, visit http://www.yip.iitkgp.ac.in/