1st Iran – India Friendship Students’ Competition 2019

1st Iran – India Friendship Students’ Competition 2019


Theme: “A place in Iran that I would like to visit”

Painting Competition

  • The Painting competition is open for Indian students studying in any board in India from class 7 to 12.


  •  Class 7 to 12 students

Competition is open until

  • 30th June 2019

Painting Specification

  • The painting must be original work of the participant.
  • Size – A3 size is minimum acceptable size (30 x 42cm or 12 x 18 inches)
  • Use any kind of thick paper for painting
  • Any kind of colouring can be used including but not limited to pencil colours, crayons, water colours, acrylic colours, oil colours, charcoal, paints, oil paints etc.


  • All participating students will be awarded with Certificate of Appreciation


Sr. No Winners Prizes
1 1st winner Souvenir from Iran
2 2nd winner Souvenir from Iran
3 3rd winner Souvenir from Iran
4 4th winner Souvenir from Iran
5 5th winner Souvenir from Iran
6 6th winner Souvenir from Iran
7 7th winner Souvenir from Iran
8 8th winner Souvenir from Iran
9 9th winner Souvenir from Iran
10 10th winner Souvenir from Iran
  • Top 10 winners will be displayed with their name and school name on website
  • Top 10 winners will be promoted on social media and national & International newspapers

 Participate in three easy steps 

  • REGISTER and get your Students Reference Number (SRN)
  • DRAW  a painting and write your SRN on back of it
  • POST  your entries to below address
Step 1
  • Register yourself online – CLICK HERE
  • Check Inbox for your Student Reference Number, If not received, check spam, open email, click on not spam, move email to inbox and save email to your address book.
  • Keep your Student Reference Number at  safe place and write Student Reference Number on the back of your Painting
Step 2 Participating through School

  • Submit your painting to your school
  • Don’t forget to write Students Reference Number(SRN) on backside of the painting

Participating through School

  • Post  your painting to following address
  • Don’t forget to write Students Reference Number(SRN) on backside of the painting
Step 3 Post  all your Painting on following Address:Cultural House of the I.R. of Iran-Mumbai

Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Building

3rd Floor, 7- Netaji Subhash Road,

Marine Drive, Mumbai- 400 002

Please ensure that entries are sent in a waterproof cover and hard cover and do not get damaged during transit.

Step 4
  • Check result once declared
  • Certificate  of participation –Download Certificate
  • Download link for certificate will be open from 15th July to 30th July 2019.

Terms and Conditions

  • Students have to send their own original work and must avoid copy from someone else work.
  • Decision of judges will be final and no review request will be entertained
  • On the back of Painting, student has to write his Student Reference Number (SRN). Don’t write any other particulars.
  • Paintings once submitted cannot be returned under any circumstances and solely belongs to organiser.
  • Don’t write your name, school name etc. on front /back of the painting
  • All entries must be submitted in stipulated time period until 30th June 2019.
  • Result will be declared on 15th July 2019 on this website.
  • Participation Certificates can be downloaded from 15th July 2019 and link will be available till 31st  July 2019, so all participants are requested to download certificates in stipulated time.
  • All received entries will be considered as organiser’s property and organiser reserves the right to use them any time in any medium and in any way
  • Kindly recheck your email ID twice before submitting your essays as Student Reference Number (SRN) will be sent to your registered email id. Please keep your SRN handy and in safe place so on the day of result using Students Reference Number (SRN) you can download your certificate.
  • If not received your Student Reference Number in inbox, kindly check spam mail and save email address in your address book for future updating.

Places you love to explore

  1. Tomb of Hafez
  2. Azadi Tower
  3. Amir Chakhmaq Complex
  4. Khaju Bridge
  5. Ali Qapu
  6. Tomb of Ferdowsi
  7. Si-o-She-Pol
  8. Persepolis, Shiraz
  9. Naghsh-e-Jahan
  10. Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque
  11. Imam Reza shrine
  12. Fatima Masumeh Shrine
  13. Eram Garden, Shiraz
  14. Chehel Sotoun

Certificates for School Principal & Teachers

  • Certificate for all participating schools’ principal, vice principal, coordinator and art teacher
  • Register for Unique Reference Number :  CLICK HERE
  • Download Certificate : CLICK HERE

All India 6th Korea India Friendship Essay Competition 2018

All India 6th Korea India Friendship Essay Competition 2018


Junior Group (Class 7 – 9):

  • “Why South Korea is my Favourite Country?”
  • 150 to 300 words

Senior Group (Class 10 – 12):

  • “Why I want to become an Indian Ambassador to South Korea?”
  • 300 to 500 words


Junior Group              :  Class 7 to 9

1st Prize-                     : Rs 20,000 Cash
2nd Prize- a & b         : Rs 10,000 Cash
3rd Prize- a, b & c     : Rs 5,000 Cash
Special Prize (1) to (15)       : Rs. 1000 cash

Senior Group             :  Class 10 to 12

1st Prize-                    : Free Trip to Korea
2nd Prize- a & b        : Free Trip to Korea
3rd Prize- a, b & c     : Rs 5,000 Cash
Special Prize (1)  to (17 )    : Rs. 1000 cash

Essay form : Essay-Form

Write essay and Email : ptglobaledu@gmail.com

Sample reading material :




  • Essay must be Handwritten or typed in English
  • Decision of judges will be final & no review request will be entertained
  • Travel will be paid to winners for participation in Award Ceremony in Delhi
  • Travel paid for top 3 winners. Only for Winners outside Delhi NCR
  • Maximum Rs 10,000 for Air Fare & Rs 5,000 for Train Fare on presenting the actual ticket
  • Entries are property of organizers and are non-returnable
  • Prizes are NOT encashable and NOT transferable
  • Travel to Korea will be subject to Government procedures
  • Free Trip to Korea for winners will be of 5 Nights/​6 days



Calling entries for the
Get a chance to win a CANON CAMERA

Theme: What you were impressed by/amazed with/marvelled at/ in Japan

(Please select any one theme for your entry.)

The Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation, New Delhi, are pleased to announce that the CLICK! JAPAN PHOTO CONTEST 2018 will be held this year, again.

Selected photos will be displayed in a photo exhibition at the Japan Foundation, located at 5A, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar-IV, New Delhi, from the 1st to 30th of August 2018.

Winners of 10 outstanding works will be invited to the Ambassador’s residence for the prize ceremony, and all winners will be given awards (photo album of the winners’ works).

  • This contest is open to residents of India, who have stayed in Japan for any duration between July 2017 and June 2018. The photo(s) must be the original works of the participant, and taken in Japan within the period mentioned above.
  • Submission of photos and application form: Send your photos and scanned application form to dl.india@nd.mofa.go.jp with the subject of email “Photo Contest”.
  • Starting & deadline of submission of entries: 20th April 2018 to 5:00 PM, 6 th July, 2018
  • Entries are being accepted from 20th April to 6th July 2018.

Among those 10 winners, top three will be given special awards: Canon Cameras!

For more information:  CLICK HERE

2018 Art Contest

Youth from around the World are invited to submit their artwork to 

The 21st Annual Peace Pals International

 Art Exhibition and Awards

2018 Theme and Message: Living Peace What does Living Peace Mean to You?

This year our theme is co-created with Living Peace International, which was founded in Egypt in 2011, by Carlos Palma. Living Peace International promotes the affirmation of a culture of peace, the only one who can respect and respond to the real and deep questions of each and every one, in the journey towards universal friendship.

The artwork should be drawn and painted to express your life as a person who is Living Peace daily in your life and what Living Peace means to you. Living Peace is a way of life in which we respect and love each other even though we are different.  The artwork must include the Universal Message of Peace “May Peace Prevail On Earth”

 Rules and Guidelines


  • Size: Horizontal or Vertical design
  • 5” inches x 7” inches  (12.7 cm x 17.7 cm)
  • All art must be hand drawn, sketched or painted on paper or cardboard. You can upload your artwork or send by postal mail when it is finished.
  • Artwork must follow the theme “Living Peace” and include the words “May Peace Prevail On Earth”
  • Your artwork must include the message, “May Peace Prevail On Earth” in English and/or your Native Language. All drawings must be done by children, including the writing of May Peace Prevail On Earth.  
  • Submitted Artwork must be done by the artist.

Deadline to receive artwork is June 30, 2018

For more information & submission : CLICK HERE

The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2018

The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2018

Building upon the 2017 theme of ‘A Commonwealth for Peace’, this year’s theme ‘Towards a Common Future’ and its topics ask young writers to explore how the Commonwealth can address global challenges and work to create a better future for all citizens through sub-themes of sustainability, safety, prosperity and fairness, in line with the theme of the 2018 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London.


Senior Category
Born between 2nd June 1999 and 31st May 2004 (14-18 years of age)

  1. The road to a safer future.
  2. How does education contribute to a fairer future?
  3. ‘Healthy, Wealthy, Happy, and Free’: is one more important than the others?
  4. Future generations have rights too, which must be defended. Discuss.

Junior Category
Born after 31st May 2004 (under 14 years of age)

  1. What does a ‘safer future’ mean to you and your community?
  2. Write a recipe for a common future: what ingredients will you need? What is the best method for making it? What will it look like?
  3. ‘A Day in the Life’. Imagine you are your country’s Head of Government for the day: how will you build a better future for young people?
  4. Our Common Earth.

Judges described entries to the competition in 2017 as ‘emotive’ ‘hauntingly assuring’ ’striking’ and as having ‘powerful narratives’, that ‘this letter should be read by everyone’. We expect a similarly high caliber of writing for 2018.

The competition is open to all citizens and residents of the Commonwealth aged 18 and under until 1 June 2018. All entrants receive a Certificate of Participation and one Winner and Runner-up from the Senior and Junior categories will win a trip to London for a week-long series of educational and cultural events.

Download the 2018 Flyer

Source: The RCS, UK

National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) – Class X Students


The National Talent Search Examination for the students studying in Class X is meant to identify and nurture talent. The examination is conducted every year at two levels:-

Stage I (State Level)

Stage II (National Level)


  1. Scholarship of Rs. 1250/- Per Month for class XI and XII.
  2. Scholarship of Rs. 2000/- Per Month for Under Graduates and Post Graduates.
  3. Amount of Scholarship for Ph.D is fixed in accordance with UGC norms.


All students of Class X studying in recognised school are eligible to appear for the stage I examination conducted by state/UTs in which the schools are located.


SC -15%


Physically chalanged-4%


Stage I, selection will be done by state/UTs and those who qualify stage 1, will be qualify to appear for stage II examination, conducted by NCERT.

Qualifying Marks:

Qualifying marks for candidates from General category is 40% in each paper and candidates from SC, SC, PH is 32% in each paper.

Exam Fees:

Stage I :  States and UT may notify the fee required for the Stage-I examination,

Stage II:  No Fee

Important Dates:





Stage I


Date of submitting Application form To be notified by the respective states and it may be vary from state to state
Examination for Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands 4th November 2017 ( Sunday)
Examination 5h November 2017, (Sunday)
Stage II


Examination 13th May 2018 (Sunday)



The tentative pattern of written examination will be as follows:

Stage I


Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time
Mental Ability Test (MAT) 50 50 45 Minutes
Language Test (English /Hindi) 50 50 45 Minutes
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

Maths-20, Physics-13,

Chemistry-13, Biology-14,  History- 15, Geography-15

Political Science-5, Economics -5

100 100 90 Minutes

Stage II


Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time
Mental Ability Test (MAT) 50 50 45 Minutes
Language Test (English /Hindi) 50 50 45 Minutes
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

Sciences, Mathematics & Social Sciences

100 100 90 Minutes

At Stage; II (National Level), there will be negative marking in each paper. For each wrong answer  marks will be deducted. No marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.

For Gujarat State Students

Last date of Online Application: 30/08/2017

Apply Online  :Click here

Other States students

Please check respective state government’s official examination website for online application exam date etc.


46th ICEFA Lidice 2018 -Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic

46th ICEFA Lidice 2018-  Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic

The exhibition was established in 1967 to commemorate the child victims from the Czech village of Lidice, who had been murdered by German Nazis, as well as other children who had died in wars. Although national initially, this exhibition became an international one in 1973 and since then it has become well known among children and teachers not only in the Czech Republic but literally all over the world.

Organized By:

The Lidice Memorial under the auspices of

  • Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic
  • Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports of the Czech Republic
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic
  • Czech Commission for UNESCO
  • Czech Centres


The decade 2018-2028 has been declared the International Decade of Water for Sustainable Development by the United Nations. Therefore the 46th edition of the competition will be dedicated to the theme of:

WATER (above gold)

  • Water – there is no life without it
  • Water as an element and its different forms
  • Water in nature, in the town and at home
  • Water and life in it
  • Water transportation and industry
  • Water – healing and entertaining
  • Water and people around
  • Water in fairy-tales and mythology

Art techniques

  • Drawing, painting
  • Printmaking
  • Mixed media
  • Photography
  • Film/animation
  • Art objects (ceramics, metal, wood, glass, textile, paper)

Photographs documenting art events or projects as well as series of entries that need to be installed together are ineligible for the exhibition.

Eligibility conditions

  • The exhibition is open only to children at age of 4 to 16, though handicapped participants can enter the exhibition regardless of age (please include “handicap”, type of handicap and the age of the participant).
  • The maximum format for a 2D entry is 70 × 50 cm.
  • The maximum format for a 3D entry is 120 × 120 cm, max. weight 10 kg.
  • A maximum of two entries of the same technique (painting, drawing, printing, mixed media, photography, film/animation, 3D objects) by one artist is acceptable; however, one artist can send in entries of different techniques.
  • Only photos on good-quality paper are acceptable.
  • Films – short fims and animations up to 3 minutes in lenght. For further specifications (eligibility criteria, the process of making films) and for online Registration available for download at this webpage in the box in the upper right corner.
  • The entries employing colours that can be dusted or wiped must be fixed (pastel etc.).
  • Only original copies are acceptable. Copies, Xerox copies or electronic copies will not be eligible for assessment.
  • Only such entries will be eligible for assessment that stick to the theme set for the edition. Larger entries, entries in passe-partout, mounted on colour or other papers and entries lacking a proper label will be excluded.
  • The maximum weight of a consignment containing competing works must not exceed 10 kgs.

We ask teachers to make a pre-selection of entries to be sent in to the exhibition in order to create as good a school collection as possible.

The organizer reserves the right to use the received entries for other non-commercial exhibitions and charitable events and to reproduce them in print. The entries will not be given back.

To register your participation, fill in, please, the APPLICATION Form – to be downloaded from http://www.mdvv-lidice.cz/en/invitation. Enclose the filled in Application Form and the list of the participants´ names with the artworks and additionally, send it attached as a DOC-file to: kasalicka@lidice-memorial.cz by 28 February 2018.


Google Code To Learn 2017 Contest

The contest is open to all students in classes 5 to 10 enrolled at any school in India. The students will compete in three class groups:

  • Classes 5 & 6
  • Classes 7 & 8
  • Classes 9 & 10


  • The 9 winners (3 from each class group) will get a certificate of achievement and a Nexus tablet or Chromebook laptop or an equivalent gift.
  • All the finalists will get a certificate of achievement.

Detailed information : Click Here

All India 5th Korea India Friendship Essay Competition 2017


organised and supported by Korean Cultural Center, Embassy of Republic of Korea, New Delhi


Junior Group (Class 7 – 9):

  • ” What I like about South Korea “
  •    150 to 300 words

Senior Group (Class 10 – 12):

  • ” Why I want to visit South Korea “
  •    300 to 500 words

Junior Group                    :  Class 7 to 9

  1st Prize-                                : Rs 20,000 Cash
  2nd Prize- a & b                   : Rs 10,000 Cash
  3rd Prize- a, b & c               : Rs 5,000 Cash
  Special Prizes (1 to 15)       : Rs. 1000 cash

Senior Group                    :  Class 10 to 12

  1st Prize-                                : Free Trip to Korea
  2nd Prize- a & b                   : Free Trip to Korea
  3rd Prize- a, b & c                : Rs 5,000 Cash
  Special Prizes (1 to 17)        : Rs. 2000 cash

Certificate of honour for all participants


Hard Copy Submission form: download

Email Submission form: download

Essay Competition detail: download

Reading Material for Junior & Senior Group: download

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