ISRO is organising an all Kerala Essay Competition in connection with the World Space Week celebrations which is observed from October 4 to 10,
2015. Topic of the essay is ‘Discovering New Earths’ (Mattoru Bhoomiye Thedi OR ‘Nayi Pravthiyom Ki Khoj’. The competition is open for students of Class VIII to X. Essays can be in English, Hindi or Malayalam based on the topic. They should be handwritten on one side of A4 size paper and should not exceed 2000 words. Participant’s name, class, age, full name of the school, complete postal address and telephone number (with STD code) of home and school and e-mail id if available, should be written in the front page. A certificate from the Head Master or Principal should be enclosed with the entry. The envelope should be superscribed “WSW-2015 Essay Competition” and should contain the school address of the participating
student. More details will be available on the web portal wsw.vssc.gov.in. Prizes will be distributed to the winners of the competition during the World Space Week Celebration at VSSC. The Best Essay will win the GSLV Gold Medal.Completed essays should reach the following address on or before September 22, 2015.