INSPIRE Award Scheme, District Level Science Exhibitions, Project Competitions Schedule 2018, SCERT Telangana – INSPIRE Award Scheme – Organization of District and State Level Exhibition and Project competitions (DLEPC/SLEPC).
INSPIRE AWARDS – MANAK, 2017-18- Conduct of Distric Level Exhibition and Project Competition(DLEPC) in the 2nd week of June 2018.
The attention of the all the Headmasters, MEOs in the district is invited to the reference cited. The Department of Science & Technology, Government of India has given guidelines and dates for the conduct of DLEPC/SLEPC for INSPIRE AWARDS 2017-18. The Director SCERT has decided that the DEOs of erstwhile districts will act as Nodal Officers as the the number of awards awarded to the new districts is less. The DEO Warangal Urban will conduct the DLEPC for the four districts (Warangal Rural, Warangal Urban, Jangoan and Jayashankar Bhupalpally) in the 2nd week of June 2018.
All the Inspire Awardees who were selected for the year 2016-17, 2017-18 have to participate in the DLEPC to be held in the 2nd week of June 2018 with out fail.The exact dates and venue will be intimated shortly.
Hence, the Headmasters, MEOs and guide teachers are requested to bestow their attention to prepare the Exhibit/Project to present in the DLEPC. Participation of Inspire awardees in the DLEPC is compulsory.
For details contact your District DSO
All the DEOs in the State are informed that the Department of Science and Technology, GOI has sent a letter to SCERT, in which it is said that the INSPIRE Award scheme is being reoriented to align with the Action plan for “Start up India” Initiative launched by the Prime Minister. The National Level Exhibition and Project Competition (NLEPC) of the awardees from the SLEPC conducted by the STATEs and UTs will be held ………….. In the letter it was said that the DLEPCs and SLEPCs of all the State should be completed by …………
Further they informed that under revamped INSPIRE Awards Scheme, National Innovation Foundation (NIF), an Autonomous Institute under the Dept. Of Science and Technology, would be associated as a Jury to shortlist the projects at the District level and State level exhibitions.
In this context the Department of Science & Technology, GOI, New Delhi has requested the States to send the details including date and the venue of the DLEPC/SLEPC to them so as to communicate to NIF for their participation as Jury Member in the DLEPC/SLEPC in respective States.
Therefore the DEOs / District Nodal Officers of Inspire Award Scheme of identified four districts R.R; Warangal, Kareemnagar, Mahbubnagar are hereby instructed to send the schedule of the conduct of DLEPC in consultation with other DEOs who are partnering with the host district to the SCERT on or before ……… Further they are instructed to complete the conduct of DLEPCs in 2nd week of ………. as communicated earlier by the SCERT. This will facilitate the SCERT to conduct the SLEPC in the last week of … (on or before …).
SCERT Telangana Hyderabad -Implementation INSPIRE Award Scheme – Schedule of District level Exhibition and Project Competitions. The attention of all the District Educational Officers in the state is invited to the reference cited above, the Joint Secretary has informed thatNational Level Exhibition and Project Competitions of the awardees selected from SLEPCs conducted by states will be held during October …. and SLEPC to be conducted latest by 30th September……
As per the norms of DST one DLEPC to be organized for a group of 250 to 500 awardees. Therefore the following district may clubbed to conduct of DLEPCs.
|SI.No||DLEPC||Name of the DLEPC organizing district||Clubbing districts||No. of awardees to participate|
|1||1||Ranga Reddy||Ranga Reddy&|
|584 + 16|
In this connection all the District Nodal Officers in the state are requested to follow the schedule of activities for smooth conduct of District level Exhibition and Project Competitions.
The details of the schedule are:
Action plan of organization of district level INSPIRE exhibition
|2||Constitution of District Level committees @ 15 Teachers|
|2||Identification of Mentoring Institutions / Persons and Tagging of Mentors / Mentor Institutes to schools and consultation process between Mentors, mentor teachers and students||From 15th July …. to till conduct of district level exhibition.||District|
|3||Orientation to all the awardees and guide teachers||18-7-…..||Divisional|
|4||Abstract of the Project write-ups to be obtained from award students by the District teams||30-7-…..||District|
|5||On line registration of the projects||03-8-….||District|
|6||Identification of District level Exhibition centres / venues||09-8-….||DEO|
|7||Feedback on selected venues to Director SCERT||11-8-….||DEO|
|Press release informing schools and INSPIRE awardee student about District Level Exhibition||16-8-….||DEO|
|9||Identification of thematic areas||22-8-….||District/ Divisional|
|10||Identification of Judges based on thematic areas||One week before the commencement of the exhibition||District|
|11||Logistic arrangements for the
District level Exhibitions – printing|
of the registration forms, passes,
Judgment schedules, constitution of different committees,
|One week before the commencement of the exhibition||DEO|
|12||District level Exhibition||2nd week of September||DEO|
|13||Submission of selected project
from District level Exhibition to|
State Level Exhibition
|Submission on the next day of DLE.||DEO|
|14||Organization of State Level Exhibition||Last week of September ….||State|
Therefore they are requested to complete the DLEPCs on or before 2nd week of September as per the guidelines enclosed and submit the action taken report to this office from time to time.