Please go on the Vote section, and search by your name or school name to locate your entry. Alternatively, upon submitting the entry, you would have received an email with your entry link on your parent’s/guardian’s email address provided during registration.
Please check your spam/junk folder for the mail. Alternatively, you can go to the Vote section on the website and search the entry using your name or school name. If you can see the entry there, it’s submitted. In case you are still unable to locate the entry, please email to us on email@example.com with your name, city and the parent’s/guardian’s mobile number with which you participated. We will get back to you.
Your entry could have been rejected in case it violated any contest guidelines. In case you feel there’s an error, please email to us on firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, city and the parent’s/guardian’s mobile number with which you participated. We will get back to you.
From all the eligible entries received, a total of 320 city-wise winners (160 for each category) will be selected by the jury at The Times of India. The selection of winners will be based on 2 things –
Votes received on the entry
Quality of answers submitted – for both the cartoon caption and the Trust Question
The 320 entries will then move to the second round of shortlisting, where the jury will select 10 national winners (5 for each category)
Each of the 320 city-wise winners will get e-vouchers worth Rs. 1000 each and an e-certificate with the winner’s name, class and school mentioned on it. The 320 winners also stand a chance to get featured in TOI in their respective cities.
The 5 national winners in each category will be rewarded with –
Students with 1st position in each category will get a laptop and a physical certificate
Students with 2nd and 3rd position in each category will get a tablet and a physical certificate
Students with 4th and 5th position in each category will get a smart watch and a physical certificate
The 10 national winners (5 in each category) stand a chance to get featured in TOI.