Science Experiments


Click here for General Rules of Participation as a Student Maker

This category is all about showing your knowledge in Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM) subjects using Science Experiments.

Rules of Science Experiments for Student Makers:

  1. Participants must submit science experiments done by them.
  2. The experiments must be innovative and original and can be done using any material/objects. They may be performed in a laboratory or in your own home. It may be done in a limited time period or over a prolonged period of time.
  3. They must submit images in JPEG format and videos in MP4 format (Maximum file size is 10mb) of their experiments along with a report on experimental data and description of their experiments.
  4. Please specify the main materials/objects used to do the experiment.
  5. Projects shall be shortlisted on the basis of overall age appropriate concept, execution and presentation of the submitted projects.
  6. For the judging round, participants must bring their own materials/objects etc to showcase their experiments.

General Rules of Participation as a Student Maker

  1. Last date of project submission is November 30, 2017
  2. Shortlisted projects will be notified by December 1, 2017
  3. All projects submitted has to be students work and not by parents/trainers/mentors.

Judging Rules

  1. Judging shall be done on December 2 and 3, 2017. It shall be done outside school hours. Students shall be notified at least 2 days before judging day.
  2. Shortlisted students will be required to come to MakersLoft to present their projects to judges.
  3. In case of team project submissions, all team members must be present for judging.
  4. Each participant/team will get 15-30 minutes to present, which may include a small task.
  5. Only top 5 projects in each category shall be selected.
  6. The judges’ decision shall be full and final and no appeal against it shall be entertained.

Rules for selected participants/team

  1. Winning projects will be notified by December 6, 2017.
  2. Winning teams need to confirm their presence in Tinker Fest by December 9, 2017.
  3. They need to be present at Tinker Fest on both December 15th and 16th, 2017 from 9 am to 6 pm. They may be required to come to the venue to setup at 4 pm on December 14, 2017.


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