Interested candidates can apply on the official website, ecosocsrcc.com, by October 30.
The Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) has invited participants to enroll their names for the National Economics Olympiad (NEO), a nationwide school-level economics olympiad organised for the students of classes 11 and 12.
The participants who secure the top three positions from each class will be awarded cumulative cash scholarships worth Rs 40,000. Other than that, all participants will get a certificate. The olympiad is being organised by SRCC and Vedantu.
Interested candidates can apply on the official website, ecosocsrcc.com/NEO, by October 30. There will be two rounds in the Olympiad, both of which will be conducted online on November 1 and 8, respectively. Applicants will have to pay an enrollment fee of Rs 209. However, to engage more participation, an early-bird offer in which the candidates can enroll for the NEO for Rs 189 only.
The preliminary round will have four different sections like economic concepts, logical reasoning, case studies, and data interpretation. Each section consists of 10 questions. Each question carries one mark and there will be no negative marking in this round. The final round is a surprise round for the participants, details of which will be shared only at the time of the examination.
SRCC is offering a 100 percent financial aid mechanism to “ensure better opportunities for students, irrespective of their constraints” to motivate the students from under-privileged sections of the society. Through the olympiad, SRCC claims, students will get a chance to examine their acumen and broaden their understanding of economics in terms of its application in the real world.
Considering the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the olympiad will be conducted online, this year. In the olympiad held last year, over 3,700 applicants had registered from across 500 schools and 100 cities, across five countries.
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