1. Open ONLY to students from classes IX, X and XI.
2. The eloquence competition will be conducted separately in 3 languages, viz., English, Hindi and Gujarati.
3. Schools are requested to register their participants (One candidate in each language) on or before 5th December 2015.
4. A screening test may be carried out to short list 15 participants (5 competitors per language) for the final round.
5. Time : 3 minutes
6. There will be three prizes for each language and participation certificates for all participants of the final round.
7. Topic: “Science and Technology IN and FOR Agriculture”


  • The winners will be announced after the respective competitions and the prizes will be given at the concluding function at 16:00 on 9th January 2016.
  • Schools are requested to register their visit to the Institute and also their participants for the Quiz / Eloquence competition with Coordinator, NSD, IPR (Tel: 079-23962000, E-mail :<scienceday@ipr.res.in>) on or before 5th December 2015.
  • The Essay and Posters should be sent to the following address on or before 15th December 2015.
  • Subject “National Science Day 2016-Event Name” should be written over the envelope while posting to undersigned.
  • Applicable TA for participating students / teachers in the exhibition/competitions will be reimbursed as per the TA form.
  • Students and teachers for Quiz / Eloquence / Models from outstation would be provided accommodation by IPR as follows:
        • Quiz : 2 students /school
        • Eloquence : One student / language / School
        • Model : 2 students/ model
        • Teacher : Maximum 2/school
        • Poster : Invited prize winning student
        • Essay : Invited prize winning student
        • Contact No. for accomodation:
            • Shravan Kumar.S: +91 94284 15188
            • Gattu Ramesh Babu: +91 94087 83583
            • Swati Roy: +91 95375 21450

For any other query:

Ph: 079-23962000 between 09:30 –16:00 (Monday to Friday)