Must be in age group of 13 to 19 years by March 2021
Each participant must register separately
All communications through emails only.
Participant should use own words. Plagiarism or direct copy & pastes will be disqualified.
MUST talk or present about ONE topic or contribution only. You can mention about multiple people who contributed to this topic.
Participant can search on internet (google, youtube, etc) or use publicly available literature as long as the original source of the information is mentioned in the write-up.
Should provide references to the source of information used and links to existing publications.
Should provide all factual information with dates, place, etc. as much as possible
Final submission should include a) video clip (mp4 format) and b) Write-up (word format, pdf format OK). Please see below for requirements.
Submissions judged on multiple factors – uniqueness, creativity, delivery, content, quality, etc.
Organizers reserve the right to retain the video’s/write-up submitted for it’s use.
Organizers decision regarding eligibility and winners is final and no appeals will be entertained.
Rules of participation are subjected to change with or without notice.
Requirements for Video clip:
Speaker’s video should start with self-introduction – name, city, state & country
Shoot landscape, video must be clear without background noise.
Speak a bit loudly and clearly. Talk must be in English.
Video clip must be 3 to 6 minutes duration, must be an mp4 clip.
Record preferably at 1080p HD at 30 fps. Commonly found in camera setting in your phone or PC.
Wear a colored dress to provide contrast from your background.
Can use diagrams, whiteboarding, slides, etc. as needed to explain your point.
No need to spend money to hire professionals to shoot video – Can use Smartphone, iPhone, Tablet, iPad, etc.
File name of the Video must be in the below given format.
Participant First name_Parent or Guardian First Name_Partcipant Last Name
For example: If participant name is Ajay Nanda and parent or Guardian name is Vijay Nanda the filename should be AjayNanda_VijayNanda.mp4
Requirements for Write-up (See download Template format below):
Must be typed in English language
Must be a Microsoft word document with extension *.docx or *.doc
MUST list the source of information and references from where the material is obtained.
File name of the Word document must be in the below given format.
Participant First Name_Parent or Guardian First Name_Partcipant Last Name
For example: If participant name is Ajay Nanda and parent or Guardian name is Vijay Nanda the filename should be AjayNanda_VijayNanda.docx or AjayNanda_VijayNanda.doc