IGNOU – UNESCO Science Olympiad 2010 for Higher Secondary Students
IGNOU – UNESCO Science Olympiad 2010 for higher secondary students of the indian 11th standard / class or equivalent in all saarc countries.
Last date for registration is July 25, 2010.
Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi and the South Asia Regional Office of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), New Delhi are co-sponsoring a Science Olympiad for Science students currently enrolled in India’s 11th Standard/ Class or equivalent in South Asian countries-Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri lanka.
All students who have scored a minimum of 70% average in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the terminal examination of 10th Standard/Class or equivalent are eligible to participate.
Physics, Chemistry and Biology as single subject of science accepted. They should register for participation in this Olympiad along with a recent photograph on their application, a certification for having obtained a minimum of 70% average in the science subjects of their 10th Standard/Class examination and a token fee of Indian Rs.50/- (fifty only).
Registration can be done in a proforma found in the websites of IGNOU and UNESCO. School principals/authorities are requested to promote the participation of all bright students and forward the applications from their respective schools along with a demand draft/ credit card authorization.
Successful participants will receive certificates of merit, medals, cash prizes and awards. Top 1000 participants will be given IGNOU – UNESCO accredited merit certificates. About 30-40 meritorious participants from all SAARC countries will be invited to IGNOU, New Delhi to take the second test and to receive the awards in person in a special award ceremony.
Indira Gandhi National Open University,
New Delhi- 110068
B-5/29, Safdarjung Enclave,
New Delhi – 110 029.
For details and electronic registration please refer to the following websites: http://www.ignou.ac.in or http://scienceolympiad.ignou.ac.in