National Science Day - 2021
Due to the unprecedented COVID-19 situation and in view of the safety of students, this year all the activities of will be conducted in ONLINE mode. National Science Day will be celebrated by Physical Research Laboratory on Sunday, 28th February 2021.
On this occasion, Aruna Lal Scholarships will be awarded to meritorious students selected based on an ONLINE screening test, followed by competitive events and personal interview via ONLINE mode. The Aruna Lal scholarship has been instituted by Late Prof. Devendra Lal, former Director of Physical Research Laboratory.
- Application and Eligibility: Principals of higher secondary schools of Gujarat are requested to nominate students of 11th standard (Science stream). Please register the school using the School Registration menu and subsequently nominate your student(s). The schools having multiple mediums (English/ Gujarati/ Hindi) can register each medium separately. Each medium can nominate a maximum of five students.
- Screening Test: A ONILNE screening test will be conducted on Saturday, 16th January 2021. The screening test will be held ONLY in ONLINE mode. The school must comply the terms and conditions of the ONLINE exam for their students.
Selection Procedure: Top 100 students in the merit list of the screening test will be selected for the subsequent round of competitive events to be via ONLINE mode, on Sunday, 28th February 2021.
"...the most effective development of education can take place only when the teacher, the student, his parents, and the outside environment can interact with one another, in a series of feedback loops, free from regimentation and irrelevant theories and principles preached from the top."Dr. Vikram Sarabhai