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INSPIRE Science Camp for Plus One Students

Monday, November 25, 2019 / 2 Comments
The Central University of Kerala, Kasargod is organizing a five day residential camp INSPIRE(Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) from 21st to 26th December 2019. This programme is being implemented by the Department of Science and Technology, India. It aims at strengthening the knowledge of the talented students and expanding their horizon in science research. Also it intends to nurture the young talents who have inquisitiveness for research and are budding geniuses in Science and Technology. Thus it paves way for the empowerment of scientific sector of our country. 

This camp provides an excellent opportunity for science aspirants to commune with the renowned scientists, visit research laboratories and to participate in the seminars and lectures. Moreover all the expenses from the journey to food and accommodation will be met by the College.

Who and How should apply?
This residential camp is for the Plus one students from Kerala who pursue science subject in their Higher secondary course and not attended such camps earlier. 150 students will be selected from the top 1% students in Kerala(For Kerala State board SSLC-94.6%, CBSE CGPA-A1,ICSE-95%). Interested students who meet the eligibility criteria may register their interest for participation by online. (Link: The last date for receiving applications by online is 30.11.2019.

Address for Correspondence:
Programme Coordinator 
DST-Inspire Internship Science Camp
Central University of Kerala, Godavari Block, 
Thejaswani Hills, Periye, Kasargod-671316
Ph. 9447689646,9526175116

Click the link below to download the eligibility criteria,Information Bulletin,Online Application portal and brochure.
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Five Day Residential Camp for Plus One Science Students by Central University of Kerala-Online Portal
Application Form
Information Bulletin

International Space Science Competition for Students-Win Free NASA Tour

Friday, September 6, 2019 / 3 Comments
The US centre based educational institution Go4Guru is organizing a visit to NASA for Indian students. A science essay competition at national level is conducted every year from 2017 for selecting the students. Std VI th to XIIth students can participate in it. 

Registration can be done through Essays should be submitted online. The essay topics for the competition will be regarding Space Science. Three students can be selected and they would get the privilege of the trip to NASA, entirely free of cost ! Also, the selected best performers would get a deduction of 30% of the visiting expenditure and the rest of the amount be met by them.

Essay competition for scholarship

As the selection process is done for NASA visit, essay competition on Space science is there for scholarship too. It would be conducted in the US. From more than 100, five students would be selected for the scholarship. The scholarship is for having studies at the Institute of Technology, Florida. Various courses like Space Science and Engineering are here. Those who win the scholarship can get admission after passing out their Higher Secondary course.

Of this one week trip to the US visit, 2 days will be completely spent in the Kennedy Space centre. Classes by the reputed scientists, discussions would definitely be the treasure house of knowledge. The scientists are ever ready for clarifications and explanations for the students’ queries and doubts. 

The sights like the rocket garden illustrative of functioning of NASA, Astronauts Hall of Fame are worth to be seen. The Disney World, University of Miami are also included in this trip. Click here to Register & Win Free NASA Tour.