Ministry of Power - Govt India invites 4th, 5th and 6th class students to take part in Painting Competition on Energy Conservation.
The competition is being held in three stages, namely, School, State and National Level. Cash prizes worth Rs 33,000 per State/UT (Rs.11.55 lakhs for 35 States/UTs) will be distributed to state level winners on 9th November, 2012 . For winners of National Competition, cash prizes worth Rs.7.00 lakhs are proposed to be awarded by the Ministry of Power on 14th December, 2012 which is also celebrated as National Energy Conservation day in the presence of eminent dignitaries holding very high positions in the Government.
a. School Level Painting Competition 2012 for the students of 4th , 5th & 6th standards has been launched in all the States/UTs’ through an advertisement in the print media starting from 23rd July, 2012 by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
b. Schools Principals are requested to organize painting competition of 2 hours duration at their Schools. Students can use any size of paper, but preferably A4 size drawing sheet, and students can pick any one of the following Theme Topics:
• Do the Nation a favor, Be a energy saver
• Wind, water, Sun: Energy for the long run
• Bijli Bachao – Unnati Laao
c. The children can use Pencil, Pencil Colour, Crayons, Water Colour etc. The children may consider the following points while painting.
• The entry can be poster or a painting.
• Use of Collage/Patchwork is not permitted.
• Individual Jury member will have to give marks (evaluate) to paintings on the following points to arrive at final decision.
1. Relevance of the theme depicting the selected topics.
2. Execution of concept/theme.
3. Overall visual appeal, handling of given space and use of appropriate colour combination.
• The 1st, 2nd and 3rd winner of State/UT level Painting Competition shall not repeat or draw the same painting at National Level and if found so he/she shall stand a chance for elimination for awards.
d. Schools principals will select 2 best paintings and send them along with information on number of students participated at School level competition at the Nodal Official address of their respective State/UT by 28th September, 2012.
e. The back of the painting should carry the following information: : - Name of the Student - Father’s/Mother’s Name - Tel/Mobile No. of Parents - Standard - Roll No - E-mail ID of Student - School Name & Address - School Located in Urban/Rural - School Tel No - STATE/UT - Signature of the School Principal
f. All the participating students at School level painting competition will get a ‘Certificate of Participation’ and 1st & 2nd selected will get ‘Certificate of Merit’ which will be signed by School Principal and Director General – Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Ministry of Power (Government of India).
g. List of the Nodal officials for all the States/UTs is given in List of State Nodal Officials (doc format)
h. Paintings not signed by the school principal or sent directly by student’s parents will not be accepted.
i. Paintings are to be sent only at the address of respective Nodal Official of the State/UT and not on the addresses of Ministry of Power and Bureau of Energy Efficiency.
j. This year also, the paintings received from the CBSE schools, located outside India, will be considered under a separate category and the Certificate of Appreciation will be sent under the signature of Director General, Bureau of Energy Efficiency. These schools are requested to send two best paintings directly, along with the details as mentioned above, at the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), Sewa Bhawan, R.K.Puram,Sector-1, New Delhi-110066 (INDIA) office address.
k. It is to be mentioned that those schools who would record 100% participation in the 4th, 5th and 6th standards (as applicable) at the School level Painting Competition, their names will be included in the Painting Competition booklet prepared by BEE.
l. The 1st /2nd/ 3rd Prize winners of State level painting competition of the last 2 years (2010 & 2011) are not eligible to participate in this year competition. The Consolation Prize winners of State level Painting Competition may participate, but they would be considered for prizes if they win 1st /2nd/ 3rd Prize at the State level.
For More Information Visit: http://www.beeindia.in/awards_and_painting_competition/neca_2012.html