Milestones - Tamil

2018-19

In the academic year 2018-2019, the essay competition is scheduled to start shortly. The theme for the 2018-19 edition is “Lessons for Modern India from Mahatma Gandhi’. and It is targeted to reach out to 600 schools in  17 cities-set of cities,

The cities are:

1) Chennai 2) Kanchipuram & Vellore 3) Salem & Erode 4) Viluppuram 5) Tirunelveli & Thoothukudi 6) Madurai & Virudhunagar 7) Tiruchirappalli
8) Thanjavur 9) Dindigul 10) Sivaganga 11) Namakkal 12) Dharmapuri 13) Ramanathapuram 14) Pondicherry
15) Thiruvarur 16) Coimbatore 17) Tiruppur

 

2017-18

The 9 th edition of this competition in the Tamil language is targeting a participation of 250000 students across 14 cities and 500 schools in Tamil Nadu. the theme for this year's competition is "New India @ 70 and your Contribution".

17-18-City level winners are identified and felicitated ,The process of evaluation for selecting National level winners are in progress.

The cities are:

1) Chennai 2) Kancheepuram 3) Madurai 4) Sivaganga 5) Thiruvarur 6) Tiruchirappalli 7) Tirunelveli & Thoothukudi
8) Vellore 9) Virudhunagar 10) Dharmapuri 11) Viluppuram 12) Coimbatore 13) Salem & Erode 14) Tiruppur

 

2016-17

The 8 th edition of this competition in the Tamil language witnessed a participation of 199352 students across 14 cities and 500 schools in Tamil Nadu. The theme for this year's competition is 'Global Warming and Climate Change'

16-17-The National winners were felicitated on 14th Feb 2019 in an event in New Delhi and met the Hon. President of India. Please visit the Images gallery and winner essay section for more details.

The cities are:

1) Chennai 2) Madurai 3) Tirchy 4) Tirunelveli & Thoothukudi 5) Pondicherry 6) Vellore 7) Namakal
8) Kovilpatti 9) Thiruvarur 10) Thenkasi 11) Ramnathapuram 12) Coimbatore 13) Salem 14) Tirpur

City winners of Tamil with Chief guest being felicitated in Chennai.

National level winner identification is in progress.

 

2015-16

The 7th edition of this competition in the Tamil language has touched 245195 students across 14 cities and 450 schools in Tamil Nadu. The theme of 2015-16 edition was "Digital Technology for Better India".

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, Mr. N. Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons, and senior leaders from the Tata group, with the national winners of the 2015-16 edition of ‘Tata Building India School Essay Competition’ at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on January 12, 2018.

The national winners of the 2015-16 edition of Tata Building India School Essay Competition got a chance to meet the Honorable President of India, Shri Ramnath Kovind, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi and got a once in lifetime opportunity to take a tour of the Rashtrapati Bhavan on January 12, 2018.

The young achievers were further felicitated by Mr. Harish Bhat, Brand Custodian, Tata Sons Ltd at a function held on the same day in New Delhi.

The cities are:

1) Chennai 2) Coimbatore 3) Madurai 4) Tiruchirappalli 5) Tirunelveli 6) Pondicherry 7) Krishnagiri
8) Nagercoil 9) Thiruvannamalai 10) Dindigul 11) Vellore 12) Virudhunagar 13) Salem 14) Erode

 

2014-15

The 6th edition of this competition in the Tamil language nearly 2.2 lakh students participated across 14 cities and 450 schools in Tamil Nadu. The theme for 2014-15 competition was "Clean India" The City level winners were felicitated at a function organized at Chennai.National winners have been felicitated on 8 th Dec 2016 at New Delhi.

The cities are:

1) Chennai 2) Coimbatore 3) Madurai 4) Tiruchirappalli 5) Tirunelveli 6) Pondicherry
7) Krishnagiri 8) Nagercoil 9) Thiruvannamalai 10) Dindigul 11) Vellore 12) Kanchipuram
13) Salem 14) Erode

 

2013-14

The 5th edition of this competition in the Tamil language nearly 2.2 lakh students participated across 14 cities and 450 schools in Tamil Nadu. The theme for 2013-14 competition was "Happy & Prosperous Nation".The City level winners were felicitated at City level function organized at Chennai. National Level winners for 2013-14 were felicitated on 4 th Dec. 2015 at New Delhi and also got a once in a life time opportunity to see and admire the Rashtrapati Bhavan as a special guided tour was arranged for them

The cities were :

1) Chennai 2) Coimbatore 3) Madurai 4) Tiruchirappalli 5) Tirunelveli 6) Pondicherry
7) Villupuram 8) Nagercoil 9) Thiruvannamalai 10) Dindigul 11) Vellore 12) Kanchipuram
13) Salem 14) Erode

 

2012-13

The 4th edition of this competition in the Tamil language. Nearly 2 lakh students participated across 12 cities and 400 schools in Tamil Nadu. The theme for 2012-13 competition was "Science & Technology for India". The City level winners were felicitated at a function organized at Chennai. National Level winners for 2012-13 were felicitated on 4 th Dec. 2015 at New Delhi and also got a once in a life time opportunity to see and admire the Rashtrapati Bhavan as a special guided tour was arranged for them .

The cities were include:

1) Chennai 2) Coimbatore 3) Kanyakumari / Nagarcoil 4) Madurai 5) Tirunelveli 6) Trichy
7) Vellore 8) Erode 9) Salem 10) Tuticorin / Kancheepuram 11) Virudhunagar 12) Tanjavur

 

2011-12

The 3rd edition of this competition in the Tamil language was launched in October, 2011. Nearly 2.5 lakh students participated across 12 cities and 400 schools in Tamil Nadu. The winners at city level were felicitated in July 2012 at Chennai. The National winners got an opportunity to meet the President on 2nd April 2013 and also got a once in a life time opportunity to see and admire the Rashtrapati Bhavan as a special guided tour was arranged for them. The theme for 2011-12 competition was "Clean and Green Nation".

The cities were include:

1) Chennai 2) Coimbatore 3) Kanyakumari / Nagarcoil 4) Madurai 5) Tirunelveli 6) Trichy
7) Vellore 8) Erode 9) Salem 10) Tuticorin / Kancheepuram 11) Virudhunagar 12) Tanjavur

 

2010-11

The 2nd edition of this competition in the Tamil language was launched in October. Nearly 2 lakh students participated across 12 cities and 400 schools in Tamil Nadu.

The cities were include:

1) Chennai 2) Coimbatore 3) Kanyakumari / Nagarcoil 4) Madurai 5) Tirunelveli 6) Trichy
7) Vellore 8) Erode 9) Salem 10) Tuticorin / Kancheepuram 11) Virudhunagar 12) Tanjavur

The city level winners were felicitated in November 2011. The National winners got an opportunity to meet the President on 2nd April 2013 and also got a once in a life time opportunity to see and admire the Rashtrapati Bhavan as a special guided tour was arranged for them.

 

2009-10

The first edition of this competition for students of Tamil Nadu was launched in 2009-10. This competition in the Tamil language at Tamil medium schools was held across 12 cities in Tamil Nadu where over 1.5 lakh students across 325 Tamil medium schools participated. Two regional felicitation events were conducted where the city winners were felicitated. The national level winners were felicitated by Dr. E. Sreedharan-the Metro Man of India, at Delhi on 12th October 2011.

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