Essay Competition

AIHR announces its Seventh Annual Essay Competition- open to our next generation writers’ ages 6-13 years old.

Topic for age 6­ to 9: "What is friendship".

Topic for age 10­ to 13: "How could you make a difference in the world"

Venue : Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads, 217 Sampson Creek Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23322
Date & Time: October 29, 2017 between 10:15 AM to 10.45 AM

Registration: Not Required

Judging Criteria: Entries will be judged on the depth of their content, and the skill which they have written. Authors should demonstrate a sound knowledge of the subject matter and support their assertions. Judges reserve the right to present no awards or to reduce the number of awards if an insufficient number of deserving entries are received.

Winners will be announced around 2:30 PM on the day of India Fest at Virginia Beach Convention Center. Prizes will be awarded at that time.

Poetry Competition




 

AIHR announces its Second Annual Poetry Competition- open to our next generation poets’ ages 5-13 years old.

Theme for age group 5­ to 7: “Flowers”

Theme for age group 8­ to 10: “Childhood”

Theme for age group 11­ to 13: “Overcome”

Venue : Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads, 217 Sampson Creek Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23322
Date & Time: October 29, 2017 between 11:00 AM to 11.30 AM

Registration: Not Required

Judging Criteria: A panel of judges will review the entries by grade-level category, based on the following criteria:

  • Use of theme
  • Concise and accurate use of language
  • Work that engages and lifts the heart of its readers

Winners will be announced around 2:30 PM on the day of India Fest at Virginia Beach Convention Center. Prizes will be awarded at that time.

For more information please contact -

Gauravi Sheth / Bhranti Patel / Sonal Rajpal / Lakshita Dey
Talent Promotion Team, INDIA FEST
Email: aihrva2@gmail.com

 

Disclaimer: AIHR reserves the right to make any changes to a contest or cancel a contest. AIHR reserves the right to cancel India Fest or change the date or any format or item of the INDIA FEST event.