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Times NIE App Development Challenge for School Kids

Hosted by Times NIE

STARTS AT:

05:30 AM UTC, Apr 24, 2021

ENDS AT:

01:30 PM UTC, May 30, 2021

TEAM SIZE:

1 member

LOCATION:

Online

Overview

Times NIE in partnership with Codingal is conducting an App Development Challenge for School Kids for Grade 1-12 students.

 

It is an online competition where students will have to develop an app or a website. The students would be required to participate individually

 

Format & Project

 

The competition is divided into 3 groups:


 

Junior Group (Grade 1-4)

Project: Students belonging to this group will have to develop a game or an animation using Scratch, Sprite lab, or any block-based application.

 

Middle Group (Grade 5-8)

Project: Students belonging to this group will have to develop an innovative app or a website on "Education".

You can use any block-based or programming-based application.

 

Senior Group (Grade 9-12)

Project: Students belonging to this group will have to develop an innovative app or a website on "Fight Against Corona".

You can use any block-based or programming-based application.

Prizes

Guidelines

How to register for the competition?

There is a 2-level registration for the competition.

 

  1. Click on the "Start Now" button.
  2. When you click on the "Start Now" button, you will have to input your mobile number.
  3. Enter the below information in the registration form.
  • Student's Name
  • Grade
  • Email
  • Mobile Number
  • Parent Name
  • School Name
  • City

      4. Verify your mobile number through the OTP received on SMS.

      5. Click on the "Submit" button. You are registered for the competition.

 

 

How to Submit your Project?

  1. Go to the "Competitions" tab on the Codingal website
  2. Click "Start Now" of Times NIE App Development Challenge for School Kids
  3. Click "Start Now"
  4. When you click on the "Start Now" button, you will have to input your mobile number.
  5. Verify your mobile number through the OTP received on SMS.
  6. For registered kids "Start now" button will turn to the "Submit Project" button.
  7. Click "Submit Project"
  8. Fill or Upload the following information for Project Submission

  • Topic* 
  • Project Name*  (Name of an App or a website)
  • Development Platform* (Mention the platform on which an app or a website is developed)
  • Project File (apk file)
  • Project Link  (Link of the project)
  • Project Description* (Write a brief about an app or a website that is being submitted)
  • Upload zip file of screenshots/images of the app/website (should not be more than 50 MB)
  • Upload zip file of screenshots/images of source code of the app/website (should not be more than 50 MB)

       9. Click "Submit"

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Learning Resources

 

FAQs

  1. Why do I need to register using a mobile number?
    You are required to register via a mobile number as it is the primary source of identification for registration and project submission.
     
  2. Is this competition online?
    Yes, this competition is 100% online. The contestant can work on their project at any place and time as long as they have access to a computer/laptop and an internet connection.
     
  3. How much does it cost to enter into this competition?
    There is no registration fee to participate in the competition.
     
  4. Can I submit projects late?
    Unfortunately, we do not accept any late projects. All projects must be submitted by the project submission deadline.
     
  5. What if I forget my registered mobile number while submitting the project?
    In case, you forget your registered mobile number, you will have to re-register for the competition before submitting the project
     
  6. I have entered the wrong information in one of the form fields while submitting my project.
    If you have entered the wrong information in one of the form fields, refresh the page before clicking on the "Submit Project" button at the bottom of the form
     
  7. Will the old project consider for evaluation?
    No, any old or previous project will not be considered for evaluation.
     
  8. Can I submit more than one project?
    No. You can submit only one project per competition.

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