Two Goan schools have won the “Earthian National Award 2021”. This is the seventh consecutive year that the Goan schools have excelled in the WIPRO-Earthian Programme. The National winners for the year 2021 are St. Joseph’s Educational Institute, Chandor, Salcete Goa and Tudal, High School, Tudal, Gaodongri, Canacona Goa for their projects on Waste Management and Water and Sustainability respectively.
The program is annually organized by Goa State Council for Science and Technology, Saligao Goa in association with C.P.R. Environmental Education Centre, Chennai.
The winners will be awarded cash prize of Rs. 50,000/- each by WIPRO Foundation, Bangaluru. In addition, two more schools from Goa, Poira High School, Poira, Bicholim and Regina Mundi High School, Chicalim, Vasco have also been shortlisted at the National Level who will receive special Recognition Certificate.
Due to the pandemic the “Annual National Award Event of Earthian 2021-22” will be organised virtually on February 12, 2022 from 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. while the Regional Recognition award ceremony will held on February 16, 2022 from 10.30 a.m. to 12,30 p.m. in Virtual mode.
All concerned schools will be shared with the meeting links by the Goa State Council for Science and Technology shortly, as informed by the Department of Information and Publicity.