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Wild Wisdom 2013- Online

If you are curious about India’s rich flora and fauna then Wild Wisdom is the quiz to participate in. Wild Wisdom, an initiative of WWF India and TRAFFIC India, is the only wildlife quiz in India.
Supported by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), Wild Wisdom this year will be conducted in 17 cities involving more than 3000 school in schools across India. It is a unique opportunity for students to delve deeper into the amazing wildlife that India has, and develop knowledge and pride in this natural legacy.

We believe this initiative will instill a sense of concern for the natural world and go a long way towards inspiring this generation to inculcate values for conservation.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

All school students of Class 6, 7 and 8
Each student who registers will receive a special WWF-India gift package comprising :
  • ‘Chimi’s World’, an edutainment DVD
  • A WWF badge
  • A participation certificate

REGISTRATIONS

Registration is mandatory.
Interested students can register online here by paying a one-time registration fee of Rs.100( through net banking, credit card or debit card while registering) per student.

After registration each participant will get a login username(your email id) and password to enter the online quiz. Please save this user name and password for future use.

When to register?

Registrations open: July 29, 2013 , 10 a.m. onwards

Registrations close: August 10, 2013, 5 p.m.

Please note: Each participant can register ONLY ONCE. In case a participant attempts a second registration, WWF will forfeit their participation in the quiz. Please read Rules and Regulations for more details.

get registered

Registration closed.

quiz dates

August 8, 2013 to August 11, 2013 Times: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day

format of the wild wisdom 2013: online quiz

August 8, 2013 to August 10, 2013
Times: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day

  • The online quiz will be on for a duration of 4 days between 10a.m. and 5 p.m. each day.
  • To participate in the quiz students will need to login with their user name and password provided.
  • The quiz will have 30 questions to be completed within a time frame of 15 minutes. Once the stipulated time limit is over the quiz will be timed out.
For further information or any enquiries, you can contact us through:  wildwisdom@wwfindia.net or pnarain@wwfindia.net

Winners and prizes

Top ten scorers
10 final winners will be selected on the basis of maximum number of correct answers, in case of a tie – a lucky draw will be held to select the final 10 winners. Successful participants will be intimated by an email at the address that they have registered from. Their goody bags will be sent to the postal address provided during registration. Also, the name and photograph of the 10 final winners will be published on the WWF-India website.

Wild Card Entry
  • In addition, 2 top scorers from each state will get a Wild Card entry into the Wild Wisdom 2013 City Level: Offline quiz. The city level quiz will be held in 17 cities across India. Successful participants will be informed by an email at the address that they have registered from. In order to register your Wild Card entry, please email or call up the point person of the city closest to you. Please refer to the tables below for further details. Please Note: Travel, Boarding and Lodging to participate in the City level will be borne by the participants themselves.
  • In case the Wild Card team wins the City level, this team will represent that city in the National Finals to be held in New Delhi on the 4th of October 2013. 17 schools from 17 cities will congregate in Delhi at the WWF-India Auditorium to compete to become the Wild Wisdom Champ 2013.
  • Travel and Lodging for National Level: - WWF - India will provide travel arrangement for the winning teams, i.e. 2nd AC train tickets for the travel of the Wild card team of 2 students with 1 escort each. Boarding and lodging at Delhi will also be taken care of by WWF - India.
  • Prizes :- All participants and teachers accompanying them will be given certificates and a WWF goody bag. The top 3 school teams and their accompanying teacher will be awarded the grand prize as well as a trophy. Schools holding the 4th and 5th positions will receive consolation prizes.
THE GRAND PRIZE
The top 3 teams will win a once-in-a-lifetime trip in collaboration with Adventure Nation to their Snow Leopard Camp at Sivpuri (near Rishikesh), right after the Wild Wisdom National Finals.

WILD CARD ENTRY TO THE WILD WISDOM 2013: CITY LEVEL OF QUIZ

CITY

DATE OF CITY LEVEL

North Zone

 

Delhi

Aug 19

Amritsar

Aug 21

Jammu

Aug 23

Shimla

Aug 26

Lucknow

Aug 30

South Zone

 

Bangalore

Sept 2

Thiruvananthapuram

Aug 19

Chennai

Aug 21

Hyderabad

Aug 23

East Zone

 

Kolkata

Aug 23

Guwahati

Aug 30

Bhubaneswar

Aug 30

Central and west Zone

 

Bhopal

Sept 2

Mumbai

Sept 4

Goa

Sept 6

Valsad

Sept 9

Udaipur

Sept 12

Rules & Regulations

  • This Quiz is for Indian residents only.
  • Only class 6, 7 & 8th students can participate.
  • Registration requests beyond the cut off date will not be entertained, WWF-India shall not be liable for any loss or delay owing to the postal system / courier.
  • Quiz shall be conducted at a designated day and hour, In case a participant is absent on the designated day and hour, his / her registration will be null and void.
  • One participant can make only one entry for the quiz. Multiple entries by a single entrant will result in disqualification.
  • The final winners will be selected on the basis of maximum number of correct answers, in case of a tie – a lucky draw will be held to select the final winners.
  • Please ensure that the contact information provided by you during registration is accurate. WWF-India will contact the winners via the email address provided during registration. Also, the goody bags will be sent to the postal address provided during registration. It may take up to 4-6 weeks (or more) for the prize to be delivered after we announce the winner.
  • WWF-India reserves the right to cancel the contest at any time without prior notice.
  • WWF-India reserves the right to change and update contest rules as also add special prizes during the contest. We hence request you to please check our event site to get updated regularly.
  • Children of WWF-India’s employees are not eligible to participate in the contest.
  • Students who are participating in the School level elimination round of the Wild Wisdom Quiz being conducted in their respective schools CANNOT participate in the online version.

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