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Contest - 1 (2002 - 2003)



          ‘COLGATE Herbal’  had brought to school children of Kolkata a first of its kind          ‘hand-made paper inter school drawing contest’ to promote FUN & NATURE.

    The contest was conceptualised by MarketingPundit.com.

         The core activity was supported by COLGATE Herbal.

         The theme of the contest was accordingly  FUN & NATURE.

         There was NO ENTRY FEE. Moreover, a participating did not have to provide any proof of purchas e of any product.

         The hand made paper drawing sheet was provided to each participant by Colgate. However, all drawing/  colouring material had to be provided by the participant themselves.

         A whopping 16000 children from 36 reputed schools in Calcutta participated in the contest divided into TWO class groups of Classes   2 – 5     and    6 – 8.

         There was NO UPPER LIMIT TO THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS from each school.

         The intra-school contest at the respective schools were held between 3rd September and 28th September 2002. Entry Forms were available at the respective schools.

         The 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize winners and  3 certificate of merit winners of the intra-school contest in each of the TWO class groups from each participating school participated in the finals (inter-school contest) held in ‘SWABHUMI’ – the heritage plaza in Calcutta on 2nd October 2002 between 10.30am and 11.30am .

         This implies that a minimum of 6  children from the lower class group  +   6  children from the higher class group participated from each school in the finals.

         For the inter-school contest, there are  the 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize winners and  12  certificate of merit winners in each of the TWO class groups. 

         The winners of the intra-school contest was judged by the respective school authorities.

         The winners of the inter-school contest was judged by a panel of judges nominated by Colgate. The decision of the judges is final & binding.

         The duration of the contest for each group for the intra-school as well as the  inter-school finals was 1 hour.

         Schools were informed about the inter-school results immediately after the Durga Puja 2002 holidays. The Prizes/ Certificates were distributed at the respective schools.

See the Intra School Results

See the Inter School Results

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