YUVIKA – Yuva Vigyani Karyakram (Young Scientist Programme) by ISRO – TechCBSE News
YUVIKA – YUva VIgyani Karyakram (Young Scientist Programme) – CBSE Circular
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is organizing “Young Scientist Programme” “YUva VIgyani Karyakram”, YUVIKA – 2022,
A special programme for imparting basic knowledge on Space Technology, Space Science and Space Applications to the school children with a preference to those from rural areas.
The programme basically aims at-
# Creating awareness about the emerging trends in Science and technology amongst youngsters.
# Encouraging more students to pursue in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics based research/career.
Highlights of the programme-
# It is a residential programme of about two weeks (May 16-28, 2022).
# The programme aims to select 150 students across the country, studying in Class IX as on March 01, 2022 in a school located within the territory of India.
# The schedule will include- -Invited talks -experience sharing by eminent scientists -experimental demonstration -lab visits -exclusive sessions for discussions with experts -practical and feedback sessions.
# The programme is planned at five centres of ISRO at Thiruvananthapuram, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Shillong.
# Students will be taken to visit Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota at the end of the project.
# Expenditure regarding boarding & lodging of student, course material etc. will be borne by ISRO.
# Registration for the programme has started at ISRO web portal from 10th March, 2022 and will on 10th April, 2022 at 4.00 P.M.