Jana Vignana Vedika, a Member of AIPSN & NCSTC Network, DST, Govt.of India and recipient of Govt Of India's highest award for its efforts in Science and Technology Communication, is organizing Chekumuki Science Sambaralu for the last 24 years for School students in all the 13 districts with the support of Department of School Education, Govt. Of A.P. We are conducting this activity at 4 different levels. i.e., School, MandaI/Town, District and finally at State level. Around
4.5lakh students from more than 5000 schools participated in this science fest last year i.e.2016 at school level.
The present year schedule is as follows:
School level is on November 7th
Mandal /Town level is on November 17th
District level is on 9th and 10th of December 2017
State level is on 5th, 6th and 7th of January 2018.
This is one of the biggest events being conducted by the JVV every year to inculcate a sense of cooperation and collective action in children. This sciencefest is JVV humble effort to instil team spirit, self confidence and a quest on science among the students which are essential 10 mould today students into next generation scientist who can propel our Nation into a developed country.
This year we are expecting that around 5 lakh students from around 5000 schools of around 500
mandals of all 13 districts will take pal1 in this science fest.