Schools across Himachal Pradesh have a golden opportunity to showcase their disaster preparedness as the Himachal Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority (HPSDMA) announces an exciting competition. School principals and teachers are invited to participate in the competition by preparing and submitting their School’s Disaster Management Plan through the user-friendly ‘Schools Safety’ App.
Cash Prizes Galore!
The competition offers substantial cash prizes to motivate schools to excel in disaster preparedness. The winners will receive the following cash prizes:
- Grand Prize: Rs. 1,00,000 (1 prize)
- Second Prize: Rs. 50,000 each (3 prizes)
- Third Prize: Rs. 30,000 each (6 prizes)
Who Can Participate?
Both private and government schools in Himachal Pradesh are eligible to participate in this competition. It’s a unique opportunity for schools of all types to enhance their existing disaster management setup and showcase their commitment to ensuring the safety and well-being of their students.
Important Dates and Details
- The deadline for submitting School Disaster Management Plans is September 30, 2023. Plans submitted after this date will not be considered.
- The winners will be announced on October 12, 2023, during a special ceremony in Shimla.
How to Participate?
Schools can participate by downloading the ‘Schools Safety’ App. This user-friendly application will guide them through the process of creating and submitting their Disaster Management Plans.
Making Himachal Pradesh Safer Together
The prize money awarded in this competition is intended to be used for improving and enhancing the disaster management setups of the winning schools. By participating, schools contribute to the overall safety and resilience of the region, ensuring a safer future for Himachal Pradesh.
For Assistance and Inquiries
For any assistance or inquiries regarding the competition, participants can contact Vijay Kumar, IT Specialist at the DM Cell, at Mobile No. 9459255230. Stay updated with the latest news and updates by following @HPSDMA on social media. Don’t miss this opportunity to make your school a champion in disaster preparedness and win exciting cash prizes. Get ready to create a safer and more resilient Himachal Pradesh!