National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT)
All India Slogan Writing Competition to Celebrate National Girl Child Day on
24th January, 2013
Objective of Holding the Competition:
The objective of this competition will be to suggest a new mnemonic/slogan
for “save the girl child”. It was earlier suggested by both National Advisory
Council (NAC) and the Sectoral Innovation Council of Ministry of Women and Child
Development (MWCD) that a mnemonic that reflects the larger concern and gender
equity should be the basis of the slogan in the context of declining Child Sex
Ratio, rather than save the girl child. The prize winning and other excellent
slogans will be used extensively for raising awareness on this issue by the
Ministry and other Govt Departments.
Terms and Conditions:
- Please note that the slogan must be your original creation and not a
- Children may send their original entries along with supporting documents
like age proof (birth certificate), school id proof etc. They may send
photocopies if sent by post or scanned copies sent as attachments with email
- Each entry from the children must be accompanied by details like the
name, sex, class, name of school, contact no. of the student (both cell and
land line no.), contact no. of school principal’s office and complete postal
address of both school and residence etc. The entry format can be downloaded
from the website.
- There will be two categories in the competition; Hindi and English
- More than one entry from one child in either Hindi or English language
will not be accepted. However, each child can send separate entries in both
- All the entries received by NMEW will be judged and the prize winning
entries will be decided by a Selection Committee comprising of eminent
national level experts/senior Government officials.
- The decision made by the Selection Committee shall be final and abiding
- NMEW will facilitate the travel and stay arrangements of the winners
with ONE escort (one parent or guardian along with the winner) to travel to
Delhi in order to receive the final prize on 24th January, 2013 at the main
function to be held at Delhi.
The Competition is open to all school childer in the age group of 14-18 years
and slogans are invited in Hindi & English.
Winners of both categories (Hindi & English) will be awarded with attractive
cash prizes and felicitated in Delhi on January 24, 2013.
- First Prize : Rs.50,000
- Second Prize : Rs.35,000
- Third Prize : Rs.25,000
How To Apply
In case you cannot email your entry then please send your entry/s to the
Postal Address given below and ensure it reaches us latest by 13th January,
SPA, Media and Communication Domain National Resource Centre for Women
National Mission for Empowerment of Women Ministry of Women and Child
Development 1st Floor, MWCD Hall, Hotel Janpath Janpath, New Delhi-110 001
Last Date to receive entries : January 13, 2013