The ASK India Society is a non-profit organisation established for the purpose of providing a value added student education apart from their regular academic studies. The participation fees you pay for this competition is a direct contribution towards the below mentioned activity.
The assessment of the exam answer papers will be in three rounds.
Round 1 is for School Level. The first 3 best performers in every school, in each Category, will be awarded Handwriting Champ of the School Certificate and Medal. All the students will receive Participation Certificates.
Round 2 is for State Level. Students who qualify in the Round 1 are eligible for Round 2. This round is among the students from the same State. The first 3 best performers in State, in each Category, will be awarded Handwriting Champ of the State Trophy, a Certificate and Gift Hamper worth Rs. 2000/-
Round 3 is for the National Level. All students who qualify in the Round 2 are eligible for Round 3. This round is among the students of different states. The first 3 best performers, in each Category, in India will be awarded Handwriting Champ of the Nation Trophy, a Certificate and Gift Hamper worth of Rs. 5000/-
Category A – Students of standard: I, II, III and IV.
Category B – Students of standard: V, VI, VII and VIII.
Category C – Students of standard: IX, X, XI and XII.
The medium of examination will be English.
The question paper for Category B and C will be the same. Category A has to write in a four-ruled paper.
The duration of the exam is for 20 minutes.
There will be only one written exam and the same answer sheet will be evaluated for further rounds/levels (if shortlisted in a particular round/level).
The following points are considered while evaluating the answer papers:
a) Legibility and neatness.
b) Font formation and uniformity in fonts.
c) Joining or connectivity between letters(in cursive handwriting) and Spacing between letters(in print handwriting)
d) Pen strokes and their angle.
e) Legibility in the formation of numbers.
f) Presentability of your script by underlining with colour pens.
g) There will be negative marking for pressure applied on paper.
The minimum number of participants in any given category should be fifteen. For example; If XYZ High School sends an entry with 15 students in category A, 15 in category B and only 2 in category C, then the first three toppers in category A and B will be awarded Medals and Merit Certificates. But category C students will only get the participation certificates.
Date of Exam: Any day as per the convenience of the school management. The Last date to finish the exam is 30th November 2018. The answer sheets should reach ASK Learning Centre, Hyderabad by 15th December 2018.
Time: Any time as per the convenience of the school management, 20 minutes will be allocated to each category.
Venue: Exam will be conducted in the respective school.
Results: The results will be declared in the second week of January 2019.
Awards: The award distribution function will be held in New Delhi on 23rd January 2019 which is the International Handwriting Day. For the students and the School Management who are unable to attend the Awards Function at New Delhi, their prizes will be dispatched to their respective Schools by Registered Post by February 2019.
The Jury comprises of a group of highly experienced professionals of SmartWRITE working in the field of Handwriting,
Calligraphy and Graphology. The decision of the SmartWRITE Jury is final.
Enrollment Fee Details
The enrollment fees is Rs. 100/- (Rupees Hundred Only) per participant.
A Demand Draft from any Nationalised Bank should be taken for the collected amount.
The Demand Draft should be taken in the name of ASK Learning Centre.
The Demand Draft should be payable at HYDERABAD.
The Demand Draft and the School Registration Form (avaliable on “DOWNLOADS” page) should be couriered to the below mentioned National Controller’s Office at Hyderabad on or before 15th December 2018.
As the School will incur an expenditure like DD Commission charges and courier charges, the school can retain 20% (Rs.20/- per student) of the collected amount and make a DD for the rest of the amount.
School Registration Forms with DDs should reach the below mentioned address by 30th November 2018:
ASK Learning Centre
10-2-299/F/A, Lower Ground Floor, Vijayanagar Colony Main Road, Masabtank, Hyderabad – 500057 Telangana
Ph.: 040-23343600 / 9848610839 / 8056001200. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Alternate method of Registration for Schools:
Schools can avoid DD and Courier charges by sending School’s Registration information through email and by depositing the collected amount (Cash or NEFT) into our bank account.
Bank A/c details:
Account Name: ASK LEARNING CENTRE
Bank Name: STATE BANK OF INDIA
Account No.: 37015871923
Account Type: CURRENT ACCOUNT
Bank Branch: New Mallepally, Hyderabad
IFSC Code: SBIN0008027
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