Friday, April 15, 2011

Summer Science Camp for School Children




Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirappalli - 620 024

Innovations in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research Programme(INSPIRE)

Summer Science Camp for School Children

Sponsored by
Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Government of India

May 16 - 20, 2011




The INSPIRE is an innovative programs for class X passed students

sponsored by the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India,

in order to strengthen the National Science and Technology base.  The

aim of INSPIRE is to inculcate scientific temperament in the young

minds of our country and build the required critical human resource

pool for strengthening and expanding science and technology system in

R&D base.

The INSPIRE program for the students of Tamil Nadu is organized by

Bharathidasan University.  It will be a free summer camp of Internship

Program for students of Tamil Nadu during May 16 - 20, 2011. In this

program, the toppers and meritorious students of Class X Board

Examinations and who are presently pursuing science in XI or XII

standards will be given an exposure to intensified, stimulating and

brainstorming interaction with highly esteemed scholars and mentors

through lectures, discussions, lab experiments and lab visits. A maximum

of 200 students will be admitted to this  program. The selected candidates

will be provided free registration, local

hospitality and travel (limited to 2 tier sleeper fare).

Eligibility: Top 1% of students who cleared the X Board Examinations with

90% in the aggregate marks (93% for CBSE and 92% for ICSE) and pursuing

course in Science in the XI or XII standards are eligible for selection to this

program. The applications will be subjected to selection.

How to apply: Prescribed duly filled-in  application form, signed by the

Principal/ Head Master of the School where the candidate is now studying may

either be submitted at the postal address given below or be personally

submitted to the Co-ordinator, INSPIRE Science Camp, Bharathidasan University.
Advance copy of the form & mark sheet of X Class can also be sent by Fax or Email.

Last date for the receipt of duly completed form: April 29, 2011.

Contact:

Dr. N. Thajuddin
Co-ordinator

INSPIRE Summer Science Camp (DST)
Department of Microbiology
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirappalli - 620 024

Phone : 0431 2407082(Off)
Mobile : 98423 79719
Fax. :     0431 2407045

Email:inspirebdu@gmail.com