Project Veer Gatha Edition 2 – CBSE 2022 Notification News

Project Veer Gatha Edition 2 – CBSE 2022 Notification News

Project Veer Gatha Edition 2

Gallantry Awards have been instituted by the Government of India to honour the acts of bravery and sacrifice of the officers/personnel of the Armed Forces, other lawfully-constituted Forces and

These gallantry awards are announced twice in a year on the occasion of Republic Day and Independence Day.

In order to disseminate the details of acts of bravery and the life stories of these brave- hearts among the students, it has been proposed by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) that school students
may be motivated to do projects/activities based on gallantry award winners.

Accordingly, the first edition of Project Veer Gatha was organized from Aug 2021 to Jan 2022, for schools affiliated to
CBSE and state boards.

In pursuance of the Veer gatha the students undertook different projects
on these gallantry award winners and the best projects were awarded nationally by MoD and Ministry of Education (MoE) on 12th August, 2022.

The MoD in coordination with MoE has now decided to launch Project Veergatha Edition – 2

which is proposed to be culminated with the prize distribution ceremony in January, 2023.

Interdisciplinary and art-integrated activities like poem/essay/story/paragraph/painting / drawing, videos, may be considered as project activities for the students.

Cbse veer gatha 2022
Cbse veer gatha 2022

Poem/Paragraph (150
words)/Story (150

(Gallantry Award
winner) has instilled the
values of courage, bravery
and selflessness in me. I will
inculcate them in my daily life

Poem/Paragraph (150
words)/Story (150

(Gallantry Award
winner) has instilled the
values of courage, bravery
and selflessness in me. I will
inculcate them in my daily life

(ii) I will honour my role model
(Gallantry Award winner)
Classes 6
th to 8
th Poem/Essay (300 words) /
Story (300 words) Painting/
Drawing / Video.

Classes 9
th to 10th
Poem/Essay (750 words) /
Story (750 words)
Painting/ Drawing

Classes 11th to 12th Poem/Essay (1000
words)/Story (1000 words)
Painting / Drawing /

by taking a pledge
(iii) If you are given an
opportunity to live the life of
__ (Gallantry
Award Winner), what would
you do?

(iv) _ (Gallantry
Award winner) has inspired to
join the Armed Forces of India.
I will join Armed Forces to

  • For details, please refer to Annexure – II (FAQs)
    Timeline for Conducting Activities by Schools affiliated to CBSE:
    Dates Activity to be done
    16 September 2022
    CBSE to issue notice to their respective schools.
  • 13 September to 13
    November 2022
    Build-up of the event / coordination meetings / Orientation
    Programmes by field units / Organization of virtual / on-line /
    in-person sessions with gallantry awards winners by Field
    Units in collaboration with schools and CBSE Regional
  • 6 October to 10 November 2022
    Conduct of Activities at the School Level: Students will
    execute project activities under the overall supervision of the
  • 1 November to 22 November 2022
    Schools to upload 01 best entry per category, a total of 04
    from each school, at the CBSE Veergatha portal.
  • 25 November to 10
    December 2022
    Evaluation of entries submitted by schools to be done at the
    regional level as per the Rubrics given in Annexure I.
  • CBSE to finalise the number of entries at Regional Level.
    Genuineness and originality of the entry being given for the
    national level selection will need to be confirmed.
  • The selected entries will be sent to the Committee for National
    level evaluation.
  • 25 November to 10 December 2022
    MoE to nominate a committee for national level evaluation at
  • 12 December to 30 December 2022
    National Level Evaluation by committee nominated by MoE.
  • 31 December 2022 Handing over the result to Ministry of Defence.
    Felicitation event for the winners

Registration at Gallantry Award Portal (GAP):

Schools will need to register all participating students at the Gallantry Award Portal of the MoD

A unique ID will be given to all registered students. If a student’s entry is selected at the school level, the Unique ID will also be filled at the time of submission of entry at the CBSE/Veergatha portal. Further, all unique IDs will be sent to MoD.

Portal for Submission: CBSE Schools will submit one best entry from each category at the CBSE-Veer Gatha Project Portal at . Maximum 04 entries (one from each category) can be uploaded from one school.

Please note that the CBSE Veer Gatha Project Portal will be open for submission of entries from 1st November to 22nd November, 2022. Schools should not wait for the last date for submission of the best entries.

25 best entries, collectively from the participants at CBSE and MyGov Portals, will be selected for awards as per the following details:

Classes Entries to be selected


Decision of the Evaluators / Jury shall be final and no further correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

i. 25 selected entries will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- by the Ministry of Defence.
ii. Each of the 25 winners will be invited for Republic Day Celebration at Delhi.
iii. All students whose entry is uploaded on the CBSE Veer Gatha portal will get an E- certificate of Participation.

The following links can be referred to by schools:

Websites for Reference:

Website to know in detail about the brave-hearts.

NCERT book on Param Vir Chakra Awardees at the link:

PDF of CBSE CIRCULAR Notification

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