Guwahati, 7th of April, 2017: In a bid to create awareness about environment and nature among students, People’s Friend Foundation is organizing ENVIRO-ART-2017, The First Greater Guwahati Inter School Prize Money Art Contest on Environment in commemoration with the United Nations’ Environment Programme (UNEP) World Environment Day, 2017 theme, ‘Connecting People with Nature’. This is to create awareness among the school students about Pollution, Global Warming, Deforestation, preservation of Bio-diversity and so on and so forth.
The ENVIRO-ART 2017 is scheduled to be held in two stages, viz 1. Preliminary Round and 2. Final Round. The preliminary Round will be held at individual schools or can be submitted by drawing at home before May, 14th 2017. Top three from each group from each school will be selected from The preliminary Round which will then be eligible to take part in The Final Round which will be held on the spot on 28th of May, 2017, in Guwahati.
The theme of the art or painting in the Final Round will be on Environment and nature, Bio-Diversity, Ecology, Zoology, Botany, and other related subjects as will be decided by the Honourable Judges.
The contest will held in three categories: Group A: Class I to Class IV, Group B: Class V to Class VII and Group C: Class VIII to Class X.
From each school, three students in each group will be selected for the Final Round making a total of 9 participants for all groups. The preliminary Round screening will be completed in all individual schools before the 14th of May, 2017.
The prize distribution ceremony will be held on 5th June, 2017 in Guwahati and will be attended by a number of renowned personalities.
There will be a Jury of three prominent Artists for the Art Contest. Names of the Jury will be declared on the day of the Prize Distribution Ceremony. There will be cash prizes and other attractive gifts and certificates for the Final Winners. All School Level Winners will be provided with Mementoes and Certificates in the Prize Distribution Ceremony.
Registration Fee for the contest is Rs. 50/- only. Interested Students /Teachers/Guardians/schools can contact via sms to 9864046588 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for details and participation confirmation. They can also visit Facebook Page Facebook/Enviro-Art-2017 for updates.