Astro Video Podcast Contest

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Overview


SPACE India has launched an innovative and contemporary method to encourage enthusiastic individuals and students to share the concepts of Astronomy and Space Sciences through the medium of video podcasts as SPACE Astro Video Podcast Contest to in 2016, for the first time.

Now, its time to bring up the momentum and participate in the second SPACE Astro Video Podcast Contest to be conducted from July 15-August 15, 2017. By participating in the Competition, students will be able to broadcast their talents on the online media platform, which has a large number of global audiences. Students can choose an innovative topic, describe it or do a demonstration and upload it online.

Podcasting is an easy and powerful way to communicate ideas and messages. An individual can potentially reach a larger audience and attract people through the Audio-Visual medium. Podcasts can help individuals develop their ideas with speech and expression in Audio-Visual mode and share it with others to aware, educate, entertain and inform.

By participating in the Contest, students will be using their skills in educative research to broadcast their podcast on online platform, which has a large global audience. A student can choose an innovative topic, develop it with speech and expression and upload it online, which can educate others with empirical methods of learning Science.

Current Programme


Please read the below given guidelines thoroughly before registering, failing which you may be disqualified.

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To Download the Guidelines and Rules, CLICK HERE

Starting Date: July 15, 2017

Last date of Registration: August 15, 2017

Announcement of Results: Second week of September, 2017

The Theme of the SPACE Astro Video Podcast Contest 2017 is ‘Asteroids’.

Shoot a theme based video. Post on online platforms (Facebook/YouTube), keeping Privacy Settings as Public, by tagging @Space Technology & Education (for facebook) or @SPACETV India (for YouTube) and using hashtags #SPACE India, and #ThinkShootUpload.

Winners will receive an Appreciation certificate and will rewarded with winning trophy and special mention during felicitation ceremony during SPACE Annual Meet (SAM)2017.

Like and Share the event on facebook and you can also post your video in the discussion forum of that event.

Achievements

Dr. Anuj Sinha, Former Director at Vigyan Prasar, Department of Science and Technology, India and Dr. Salil Gupta, Convener (Delhi Chapter), Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) has judged the entries and guided us to pick the best out of all 60 shortlisted entries.

Award: Maximum Number of Likes
Category: Class I-V
Winner: Prachi Miglani, Ryan International School, Sector-40 Gurgaon (1200 Likes)
Video URL: https://youtu.be/TrAJoNKtiao

Category: Class VI-VIII
Winner: Vaanipreet Kaur, Spring Dales School, Sherpur Road, Ludhiana (1400 Likes)
Video URL: https://youtu.be/SfhUkDXgED8

Category: Class IX-XII
Winner: Mansidak Singh, Spring Dales School, Sherpur Road, Ludhiana (1100 Likes)
Video URL: https://youtu.be/vtINL94n35s

Award: Most Creative Video
Criteria: Creativity and originality in presenting the topic. Use of interesting and creative teaching aids to explain the topic.

Category: Class I-V
Winner: Kushagra Jahangirdar, Indraprastha World School, Paschim Vihar
Video URL: https://youtu.be/b-r1mfXKCXM

Category: Class VI-VIII
Winner: Kavish Sardana, Delhi Public School, Sector 81, Greater Faridabad
Video URL: https://youtu.be/KZctOFy5ZUo

Category: Class IX-XII
Winner: Devansh Agarwal, GD Goenka Public School, Sector-9, Rohini
Video URL: https://youtu.be/RJdrUm1gHKI

Award: Most Innovative Topic
Criteria: The scientific phenomena being addressed. Clarity on the concept.
Category: Class I-V
Winner: Jhanak, GD Goenka Public School, Sarita Vihar
Video URL: https://youtu.be/qc8vOeBG-8w

Category: Class VI-VIII
Winner: Laksanya Mor, G.D. Goenka Public School, Sector 48 Gurgaon
Video URL: https://youtu.be/SzsYv5DQg_M

Category: Class IX-XII
Winner: Mansidak Singh, Spring Dales School, Sherpur Road, Ludhiana
Video URL: https://youtu.be/vtINL94n35s

See what your judges wants to say:
Dr. Anuj Sinha @ https://youtu.be/WbNuxEod29A
Dr. Salil Gupta @ https://goo.gl/ajgYLh

Gallery


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