The Smart Villages Initiative has partnered with Aga Khan University Examination Board in Pakistan to launch a poster competition for children in the country.Participants were challenged to create a poster presentation on ‘When Ideas Flow, Villages Grow’. Access to modern energy is a big problem in villages all over the world. New technology makes it easier for people to access electricity in remote rural areas and opens up a whole new realm of possibilities for those living there.
The competition was open to students in Pakistan. AKU-EB students from Grades VI, VII, VIII, Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) were eligible to participate.
A Four-day Academic Trip to the University of Cambridge, UK. The student submitting the most outstanding poster presentation from across the country will get a chance to visit the University of Cambridge, UK.
- 7 Samsung Galaxy Tablets: The students submitting the best poster presentation from each grade (VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI and XII) will be awarded with a Samsung Galaxy Tablet.
- Poster Exhibition: 15 students submitting the best poster presentations will get an opportunity to present their work at the AKU-EB High Achievers Ceremony 2015.
- Participation Certificate: All participants will be awarded a participation certificate.