About Avishkar Quiz

Avishkar Quiz seeks to create curiosity, excitement and spirit of innovation and exploration amongst school children . A series of Quiz competitions has been planned to promote creativity and innovative spirit among school children in the area of Science, Mathematics and Technology.

 The Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan (RAA) envisages motivating and engaging children of the age group from 6-18 years in Science, Mathematics and Technology through observation, experimentation, inference drawing, model building, etc. both through inside and outside classroom activities and processes. It seeks to create curiosity, excitement and spirit of innovation and exploration amongst school children, by encouraging higher education institutions to assist secondary and elementary schools in the study of Science and Mathematics.

Central Board of Secondary Education in its endeavor to support this movement ,proposes a series of Quiz competitions to promote creativity and innovative spirit among school children in the area of Science, Mathematics and Technology.

Target Group: Students in the schools affiliated to Central Board of Secondary education in the following categories.

 • Primary : I- V

 • Middle : VI- VIII

• Secondary : IX –XII

Eligibility: Any bonafide student of a school affiliated to CBSE studying in classes I to XII (age 6-18) can participate in the competition in the respective categories.

Stages of the competition: Face to Face Competition at schools followed by selection of best talents by CBSE through an online quiz.

Medium : English/Hindi

Prizes: Ten students from each category (Primary- 10, Middle-10 and Secondary-10) shall be identified on the basis of maximum scores obtained and minimum time taken for completion of the Online Quiz. The cash prize of Rs. 2500/- will be awarded only to the best scorers of Primary and Middle level after the online Quiz. For claiming the prize money, the Principal of the school shall sent a bonafide certificate of the winner in the performa given in the circular within three days of declaration of the result through email. The Board shall release the prize money based on the copy received through the email. The top 10 scorers of Secondary category will have to further participate in a competition at National level to claim the prize. The details regarding this competition will be communicated later.

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