National Children's Science Congress

State Level Children's Science Congress, Karnataka
A programme of NCSTC, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India
State organiser:

Karnataka Rajya Vijnana Parishat

Vijnana Bhavan , N0, 24/2, 21st Main Road, Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore – 560070
Phone : 080-26718939, Mobile : 9483549159

Criteria of Good Projects

As per past experience it has been found that projects which were rated very good had the following elements while implementing and documenting the project:

  • Proper understanding and definition of the problem undertaken.
  • Quality and quantity of work, including team work, learning process, subject understanding and efforts to validate the data collected.
  • Relevance of the proposal to the community/school problem and impact of project on schoolmates, neighbourhood community.
  • Originality, innovation and creativity shown to understand the problem and find solution i.e. in methodology and experiment design.

The Project may follow the steps of SMART approach

S –  Specific –  The subject/issues of study must be specific
M –  Measurable –  The issues of study must be measurable in quantitative/qualitative forms so that component of comparability is maintained
A –  Appropriate  –   The topic must be appropriate to focal theme and subthemes, along with field study area, methodology must be appropriate to nature of the issues considered for the study,
R –  Realistic –  The issues of the study must be realistic along with the methodology adopted for the purpose
T –  Time bound –  study must be carried out in limited time frame. The project activities may not destabilized normal activity schedule of the Child.