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EduDoc 2016 Painting Competition

Event Date: 03 Dec 2016; Time: TBD
Venue: The Theatre, India Habitat Centre

EduDoc 2016 Painign Competiton

Submission Deadline: 20th November 2016

EduDoc painting competition by Centre for Civil Society (CCS) is an initiative to highlight the children's vision of their dream schools. The students are important stakeholder in the education system and by this competition the idea is to bring their vision for schools in the spotlight.

THEME:  “My Dream School”

Eligibility: The competition is open to all students and schools of classes 6-9 from across the country.

Please Note:

  • Do write in your name and contact details on the back side of the painting.
  • All the submissions must be in A3 size chart/paper.
  • You can submit your paintings/ drawings or sketches.

Entry Fee: Entry in the competition is free for all; and multiple submissions are also accepted, given individual submission form is sent for each entry.


  • Best Painting: INR 5,000
  • Second Best Painting: INR 3,000
  • Third Best Painting: INR 2,000

Top paintings will be exhibited during the 8th School Choice National Conference on 3rd December 2016 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India.

To send in your entries contact Nitesh: | +91-88003 44700 | +91-11-2653 7456

You can also send in your entries at: 

EduDoc Painting competition,
Centre for Civil Society,
A-69, Hauz Khas,
New Delhi-110 016

12th Jeevika: Asia Livelihood Documentary Festival

Event Date: 30 Oct To 01 Nov 2015; Time: 9:00am-6:00pm
Venue: Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi

To read the event report, click here.

Submit your film TODAY!

Submission deadline: 15 September 2015

Entry Fee:

  • Professional Filmmakers: INR 1000 / US$ 25
  • Student Filmmakers: INR 500 / US$ 15

Awards category and cash prize 2015:

  1. Best FEATURE Documentary: INR 50,000 (Above 30 minutes)
  2. Best SHORT Documentary: INR 40,000 (Below 30 minutes)
  3. Best STUDENT Documentary: INR 20,000
  4. Best CINEMATOGRAPHY: INR 10,000
  5. Best EDITING: INR 10,000
  6. Jeevika FREEDOM Award: INR 10,000

One of the winners will win a trip and three nights stay to be part of the Asia Liberty Forum in January 2016 in Malaysia.

For more details click here.

Friedman Legacy Day 2015

Event Date: 31 Jul 2015; Time: 4-7pm
Venue: CCS Office, New Delhi
Friedman Legacy Day

Celebrating Milton Friedman's 103rd Birth Anniversary, CCS is hosting a debate competition at the CCS Office on 31 July 2015. This is YOUR chance to win prizes worth INR 15,000!

Topic: Can equality and freedom coexist in a society?

The debate is an open event and anybody can participate. The team can be a mix of college and working professionals. Registration is on first come first serve basis - the form is available here. There are only 15 team slots available. For more information on the rules and participation guidelines, visit our website or contact Sadaf Hussain ( | +91 99531 33868). Register here.

11th Jeevika: Asia Livelihood Documentary Festival 2014

Event Date: 13 Dec To 14 Dec 2014; Time: Check program details
Venue: UChicago Center, New Delhi

Submit your film TODAY!

Submission deadline 25 Nov 2014

Entry Fee:

  • Professional Filmmakers: Rs 1000 / USD 25
  • Student Filmmakers: Rs 500 / USD 15

* Please note that applications will not be accepted after 15 Nov

Awards category and cash prize 2014:

  1. Best FEATURE Documentary (professional category, above 30 min): Rs 50,000
  2. Best SHORT Documentary (professional category, below 30 min): Rs 40,000
  3. Best STUDENT Documentary: Rs 20,000
  4. Education World- Jeevika Freedom Award: This is a new category in this year’s festival where we are inviting applications for outstanding documentaries by professionals and students that highlight livelihood challenges or successes of people working in the education sector (school owners, principles, and teacher): Rs 20,000

Screening & Awards Ceremony

Shortlisted films will be screened over a two day period on 13 and 14 December 2014 at UChicago Center in New Delhi. Certificates will be presented to the directors of all shortlisted films.

The winners of the 2014 Jeevika festival will win a trip and three nights stay to be part of the Asia Liberty Forum from 8-10 January 2015 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The trophy and cash prize will be awarded to the winners at a grand event on 8 January during the conference which will be attended by over 200 think tank professionals, scholars and activists from over 40 countries.

For more details click here.

CCS at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon

Event Date: 23 Nov 2014; Time: Check program details
Venue: Airtel Delhi Half Marathon

CCS envisions a world where each individual leads a life of choice in personal, economic and political spheres and every institution is accountable.We are STEPPING UP FOR CHOICE at this year’s Airtel Delhi Half Marathon. Join us! Here’s what you can do:

  • Support less-privileged youth through Vikalp vouchers which will help them undergo skills training of his / her choice with job placements. Donate now!
  • Register to become a Dream Challenger, a Dream Maker, or to take up the Youth Challenge – help us raise funds
  • RUN with us at the Delhi Marathon on Sunday, 23rd November 2014.

Click Here for more information or contact Daphne Vallado ( | +91 99106 67576)