Essay Competition

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

Topic for age 6­ to 9: "Who is your favorite Superhero".

Topic for age 10­ to 13: "Your favorite time with family"

Venue : Wyndham Garden Norfolk Downtown, 700 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510
Date & Time: October 29, 2016 between 11:00AM to 11.30AM

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 on November 12th, 2016 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: “If your pet could talk”

Theme for age group 8­ to 10: “School Lunch”

Theme for age group 11­ to 13: “Dream”

Venue : Wyndham Garden Norfolk Downtown, 700 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510
Date & Time: October 29, 2016 between 11:45AM to 12:15PM

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 -

Kavitha Sri Hathwar/Sireesha Aleti /Vishal Talla/SriNeel Kaloji/ Sonal Rajpal
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.