Dimapur, September 13: Governor of Nagaland, RN Ravi has instituted an Award to encourage the students of Nagaland to excel in the study of Basic Sciences. The Award will be known as “Governor’s Excellence Award in Science Study of HSSLC Examination”. The Award will be given to the best 6 students in Science stream with the following subject combination.
I.Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics (PCM) – 3 Awards
1st – Rs. 1,00,000
2nd – Rs. 50,000
II.Physics, Chemistry & Biology (PCB) – 3 Awards
1st – Rs. 1,00,000
2nd – Rs.50,000
3rd – Rs. 25,000
The award will go to the best 6 students in order of merit in the HSSLC Examination in Science stream conducted by the Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics (PCM) subject combination – 3 students and Physics, Chemistry & Biology (PCB) subject combination – 3 students.
The award will carry a citation and cash prize.
Students belong to any Indigenous Scheduled Tribe of Nagaland as notified by the Government from time to time only will be eligible for the award.
The students should secure 80% or more in their aggregate to avail the award
The student’s performance in PCM and PCB will determine the award in each category.
The best students in PCM and PCB combination will be selected in order of mark secured and it will be placed as 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each category i.e. students who have opted Mathematics as their main elective subject as PCM category and students who have opted Biology as their main elective subject.
The candidate scoring the highest aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry & Biology (PCB) will be considered.
In case of tie in the marks and aggregate, whosoever secures higher marks in the external marks of PCM or PCB will be considered.
In case of another tie, the following norms shall be followed:
PCB : the marks of Chemistry to be considered first and next the marks of Biology, whichever is higher.
PCM : the marks of Mathematics to be considered first and next the marks of Physics, whichever is higher.
In case of further tie, the award will be shared.
(Page News Service)