Techfest IIT Bombay is pleased to present Innovation Challenge in collaboration with Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF) and support from Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, ISRO for the innovative and creative minds of the country.
Students from classes 8, 9 & 10 who appear in the SOF-National Science Olympiad can participate in “SOF-Techfest Innovation Challenge”. The competition will be conducted in two phases. In the first phase, students have to submit the solution of the problem statement which will be available in National Science Olympiad examination paper held on 9th Nov & 23rd Nov.
Top 15 participants from the country will be invited to Techfest: Asia’s Largest Science & Technology Festival for 2nd phase of the challenge. The 2nd phase will be a pen paper based examination to be held in IIT Bombay on 29th December. The final result will be announced on 30th December. Each of 15 students qualifying for the final round will be permitted to have an adult accompany her/him to IIT Bombay.
|NSO DATE||CLASS||SUBMISSION DATE & TIME|
|9th November||10th||24th Nov: 3PM to 8PM|
|9th||25th Nov: 3PM to 8PM|
|8th||26th Nov: 3PM to 8PM|
|23rd November||10th||26th Nov: 8AM to 1PM|
|9th||27th Nov: 3PM to 8PM|
|8th||28th Nov: 3PM to 8PM|
Boarding, lodging and reimbursement of travel expenses for qualifying student and accompanying adult will be provided (up to Rs.2000/- person).
Coming to the interesting part now, the prizes that await the students….
Students from class 8th, 9th and 10th who have registered for National Science Olympiad can participate.The problem statement will be found in NSO paper.
These Information will be provided later in November.
The online portal will go live after NSO examination as per schedule. The link for Uploading the solution will be updated on this website
Any student registered for NSO can participate for innovation challenge examination.