Independence Day contest - Narrate unique online celebrations by schools and colleges- Updated.Members,
Time to showcase your creative writing skills once again. The occasion being our 74th Independence Day on 15th August 2020, the theme of the contest is online celebrations of India's Independence Day by schools and colleges. Hard hit by the pandemic, this year it won't be feasible for schools and colleges to celebrate the momentous occasion in the usual way. However, online platforms becoming a rage, for all activities related to education, it is no wonder, this year the Independence Day will be celebrated online by every school and college in the country. After all, come what may, in no way should our enthusiasm to celebrate this historic day get dampened.
To take this festive spirit forward and spread it far and wide, all our members are invited to post their unique creative writings on this theme. What you have to do is, submit a creative post narrating the online celebration of India's 74th Independence Day by a school or college. You may narrate about the preparation, execution, conduct or review of the program.
Following are the guidelines for this Independence Day Special contest.
1. The entries are to be submitted as a forum thread in the competition entries category under 'About IndiaStudyChannel'.
2. The word limits should be anywhere between 400 to 500 words.
3. The last date for submission of entries is 14th August 2020.
4. Provide a link at this thread for your entry. Similarly, provide a link to this contest thread in your post at the end of the write-up. Learn how to create a hyperlink, in case you are not familiar with them.
5. Only one entry per author.
6. Provide a search engine friendly title to your thread.
7. Though not mandatory, provide a relevant internal link to any section of ISC. It can also be a link (internal) to the school or college where you have studied.
8. Not necessary to name the school or college you choose. It can be an imaginary one.
9. You may edit your write-up for small corrections any time until the close of the contest
10. Ensure no inappropriate words are used against any person, religion, race or country. All other forum posting guidelines are to be strictly followed.
11. In case of any queries, post them here in this contest announcement thread itself.
Cash prize of Rs 125/- for the best entry, Rs 100/- for the second best and two consolation prizes of Rs 50/-. Even a second additional entry could be given the top prize, if there are two such outstanding entries. Other non-winning entries will be credited with additional points and CC as per the quality of the posts.
So, what are you waiting for? Participate in huge numbers and be as creative as you can. Editors are also welcome to participate. All the best everyone.
Last date: 23:59 hrs 14 Aug 2020