Doodle for Google contest 2019, Class 1 to 10, Prize upto Rs5 Lacs

Google invites entries for Doodle for Google contest 2019 from students of Class 1 to 10. Teachers, non-profit leaders, and after school programs are also welcome to enter doodles on behalf of their class 1-10 students as long as the entry form is signed by each student's parent or guardian.

The contest is open for entries until Sept. 30th, 2019 10:00pm Indian Standard Time (IST).

Detailed information available at official site https://doodles.google.co.in/d4g/. Summary is produced below for an overview :

Submission procedure

1. Download and print the entry form to get started

2. Doodle on the entry form : Students can create their doodles using any coloring materials they want on top of the printed entry form.

3. Write Description on the Entry form:

3a. Doodle description - Write a statement to tell a bit more about what you have drawn and how it represents something that you hope for.

3b. Fill out the rest of the required information and sign the entry form.

4. Submit the filled entry form:

4a. Submit your Doodle online and Enter the contest.

4b. You can either upload the Doodle as a .jpg or .png or courier them in (address listed on the site).

Judgement criteria

Artistic merit : Based on artistic skill

Creativity : Representation of the contest theme, use of the letters in the Google logo, and the unique approach to the doodle

Theme communication : How well the contest theme is expressed in both the artwork and the written statement

Grouping and judging by class groups : Entries will be grouped and judged for following 5 class groups

Class 1-2

Class 3-4

Class 5-6

Class 7-8

Class 9-10

Competition levels

a) National Finalists

The Guest Judges and Google Doodlers will select the 4 best doodles from each of the groups as the national finalists. These 20 finalists will be displayed in an online gallery on the Doodle for Google website.

b) Five Group Winners

From 21st October 2019 to 6th November 2019, the Indian public will vote for their favorite doodle from these 20 national finalists. These votes will help determine the Group Winners.

c) One National Winner

A cumulative score based on public voting, scores by guest judges and panel of Google executives will choose one of the five group winners and announce the National Winner on 14th November 2019.

Prizes

a) National Winner : The National Winner will get his/her doodle showcased on google.co.in page. He or she may also receive :

- An INR 500,000 college scholarship

- An INR 200,000 technology package for their school

- Certificate / Trophy of achievement

- A trip to Google Office

- Any of the Hardware

- Googley Schwag

b) Group Winners : The four Group Winners, who do not become the National Winner, will have their doodles featured on the Doodle for Google gallery. Each Group Winner will receive:

- An INR 250,000 college scholarship

- An INR 100,000 technology package for their school

- Trophy/Medal of recognition

- Certificate of achievement

- A trip to Google Office in India

- Any of the Hardware products

- Googley Schwag

c) National Finalists : All National finalists will have their doodles featured on the Doodle for Google gallery, and will receive:

- Certificate of achievement

- Any of the Hardware products

- Googley Schwag