Essay Writing Competition on My Dream City(Warangal) for School ChildrenPreparation of Smart City Proposal for Warangal - Essay Writing Competition for Students: Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation is going to conduct the Essay Writing Competition for school students on the theme,"Mere Sapno Ka Shehar, My Dream City, Na KalalaNagaram (Waranaal)". As you are aware, Government of India has launched an ambitious "Smart Cities Mission" to promote cities that provide core infrastructure and a good quality of life to its citizens, a clean and sustainable environment with the application of 'Smart Solutions'. The Government of India has identified Warangal as one of the 100 cities to participate for the smart city challenge.
To participate in the Smart City Challenge, the Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC) is in the process of preparing the Smart City Proposal. To seek valuable suggestions from all the stakeholders, GWMC is conducting various programs. One aspect under this program, is an essay writing competition for school students which has to be floated on the theme,"Mere Sapno Ka Shehar, My Dream City, Na Kalala Nagaram (Warangal)". The competition is to be held under two categories i.e. for 5th-8th students (300- 500 words) and 9th-10th standard students (500 to 1000 words). Essay can be written in English or Telugu. The following are the major components to be focused upon in the essay:
1. Major Issues of the Warangal City,
2. Priorities for the Development of Warangal City,
3. Potential smart solutions for the problems of Warangal,
4. Vision and goals for the Warangal Smart City.
Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation will use the inputs from the winning entries to develop the Vision and Sub-goals for the Smart City Plan.
In this regards, we request you to organize an essay writing competition on 28.10.15 in all government schools of Warangal for a 3 hr. slot. The schools are advised to send the 12 best entries (each school) to the MEO by 30.10.15, in their respective mandals. The essay entries from the mandal level are to reach GWMC latest by 03.11.15. The details of the category-wise entries are given as under:
|Category||Class 5-8||Class 9-10|
|Telugu||3 Entries||3 Entries|
|English||3 Entries||3 Entries|
|Total||6 Entries||6 Entries|
The entries thus received by GWMC will be evaluated by the committee and the top twelve entries thus finally selected will be given the following prize money along with a certificate:
a) 1st Prize - Rs5,000/- (Five thousand only)
b) 2nd Prize - Rs3,000/- (Three thousand only)
c) 3rd Prize - Rs2,000/- (Two thousand only)