Eco Achievers Quiz
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About

Saevus magazine, the country’s foremost nature and wildlife magazine, in association with Rotary Clubs across the country brings the SAEVUS ECO ACHIEVERS QUIZ, Powered by Skybags and Hemchand Mahindra Foundation as conservation partner. Teams of three comprising students from standards 5th, 6th and 7th standards will be taking part in the quiz championing the cause of the natural world!

The Eco-Achievers Quiz is a hugely successful and the first of its kind programme run by Saevus magazine celebrating its vision of ‘conservation through appreciation’ with an aim to develop a strong environmental consciousness among schoolchildren. The theme of the quiz is “Juxta” whereby the students are questioned about nature and wildlife related topics from all walks of life like literature, science, movies, mythology etc.

The quiz is being organized in association with Rotary Clubs in 40 plus cities in the country between September and January. City rounds will be conducted from August to December. The winners from these city rounds will be pitted against each other in the national finale to be held in March/April 2018. The winner, first runner-up and second runner-up teams from each of the city rounds will be given trophies, certificates and backpacks from Skybags. Winners in the national finale will be winning cash prizes from Skybags besides many other goodies.

General Information
  • There is no participation fee for the programme.
  • Each school can send in three teams. This team will consist of one student each from standards V, VI and VII respectively.
  • All teams from one school has to be accompanied by one teacher.
  • Travel arrangements to and from the venue has to be done by schools.
  • Parents and fellow students are welcome to watch the quiz. However, schools are requested to check with the local organizers regarding the availability of seating space.
  • The quiz master's decision will be final and cannot be contested.
  • Prizes will be distributed during the final felicitation programme after the quiz is completed.
  • Images for the quiz can be downloaded from Saevus website( saevus.in) two weeks after the quiz has been conducted.
Format - 2017

City Rounds : 40

  • In all major cities for 2016-2017 season 40-50 schools participate from each city and the Winner and Runner-up teams qualify for the National Round

National Round: 1

  • To be held in one of the Metropolitan city.

Each school sends one team of 3 students from Middle school.


The quiz will have two rounds.

Round 1: Elimination Round of 30 Minutes consisting of Yes/No Questions

Round 2: On stage round:

  • Buzzer, Audio-visual, Rapid fire based on the Core Theme of Nature , Wildlife, Environment & Conservation
  • Questions merged with more popular subjects like Sports, Movies, Literature, Music: “Juxta” theme



List of Cities

City Map

South Zone:Trivandrum, Mysore, Vizag, Hyderabad, Chennai, Vijaywada, Cochin
West Zone: Ahmedabad, Belagavi, Goa, Pune, Surat, Thane, Mumbai, Nashik
Central Zone: Indore, Nagpur, Raipur, Bhopal
North Zone:Jodhpur, Amritsar, Jammu, Chandigarh, Delhi, Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Dehradun, Jaipur
East Zone: Kolkata, Varanasi, Bhubaneswar, Burdwan, Puri, Purulia, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Patna

Prizes

The allocation of prizes will be as follows:

  • Eco-Achiever Winner (Trophy & certificate)
  • Eco-Achiever 1st Runner-up(trophy & certificate)
  • Eco-Achiever 2nd Runner-up(trophy & certificate
  • Consolation prizes
  • Audience prizes

PLUS

  • Backpacks from VIP Skybags, Winner and Runner-up teams

 
City Schedule 2017 - 2018
CITY DATE
Raipur 26-Aug-17
Hyderabad 09-Oct-17
TRIVANDRUM 27-Oct-17
BENGALURU 28-Oct-17
JODHPUR 31-Oct-17
Purulia 05-Nov-17
Lucknow 05-Nov-17
THANE 11-Nov-17
Belagavi 13-Nov-17
Chandigarh 14-Nov-17
Goa 17-Nov-17
MYSORE 17-Nov-17
MUMBAI 18-Nov-17
Bhubaneswar 19-Nov-17
Puri 20-Nov-17
AHMEDABAD 21-Nov-17
Cochin 25-Nov-17
Surat 28-Nov-17
Patna 28-Nov-17
Allahabad 28-Nov-17
Chennai 01-Dec-17
Nagpur 02-Dec-17
KOLKATA 09-Dec-17
Bhopal 10-Dec-17
VARANASI 14-Dec-17
Udaipur 14-Dec-17
Jamshedpur 16-Dec-17
Delhi 16-Dec-17
Amritsar 19-Dec-17
Ranchi 19-Dec-17
Kanpur 21-Dec
JAIPUR 22-Dec-17
Burdwan 22-Dec-17
Faridabad 19-Jan-17
Vijaywada 24-Jan-17
INDORE 03-Feb-18
Nashik 30-Jan-18
Navi Mumbai 18-Nov-17
Vizag 03-Feb-18
Guwahati 31-Jan-18
 
Quizmasters
Rjib SAnyala

RAJIB SANYAL


He has hosted more than 2500 quizzes during the period spanning more than two and a half decades for many leading schools and educational institutions, for corporate entities, chambers of commerce, Ministry of Environment and Forests, Department of Post and Telegraph, at IITF, PragatiMaidan, New Delhi, for Ministry of Finance, Health Quiz for Ministry of Health and Family Planning, The Times NIE Quiz, and so on. His Quiz Book titled ‘Quiz Express’ from ParulPrakashanihas been published and he is presently writing two more books for a reputed publishing house. Besides hosting quizzes, he is also into mentoring &delivering motivational seminars for schools, colleges & corporates.

Rjib SAnyala

Dr. PRAMOD PATIL


A medical doctor by education, Dr. Patil is currently working as a conservation officer at Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) for Great Indian Bustard (GIB) conservation through implementation of Species Recovery Program with support from Royal Society for Protection of Birds (RSPB) & BirdLife International UK. His work is focused on designing a conservation plan involving both local community and Forest Department. Dr. Patil is a member of IUCN Species Survival Commission of India and IUCN Bustards Specialists Group. He has been awarded with Whitley Award in London at the hands of HRH Princess Anne in the presence of Sir David Attenborough.

Rjib SAnyala

PRANAD PATIL


PranadPatil is the Consulting Editor – Natural History of Saevus Magazine and a naturalist atTadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve, Maharshtra. Pranad is a natural history expert by profession and being in the wild is also what tugs at his heart strings. He has followed his passion since the beginning of his career and has made a name for himself as an astute and extremely thorough and enthusiastic naturalist. Pranad is also an avid photographer who uses his photography skills in combination with his natural gift of storytelling to engage his readers and audiences alike.

Rjib SAnyala

RAJIV D’SILVA


Rajiv D'Silva is an architect who lives and works in Goa. He has won competitive quizzes all over the country, prominent among them being the Tata Crucible National Finals in 2010 and the Karnataka Quiz Association Open Sesame Quiz in 2011. He is a co-founder of Goa’s Sunday Evening Quiz Club and has served as quizmaster for more than 200 quizzes, including the annual Navhind Times School Quiz, the Goa Management Association BizQuiz, the Times of India College Quiz, the Backwaters Quiz at IIM-Kozhikode, the Quark Open Quiz at BITS-Goa and the Oasis Quiz at BITS-Pilani. He is also the Hon. Secretary of the Goa Bird Conservation Network.

Rjib SAnyala

VRUSHAL PENDHARKAR


Vrushal is a freelance Science and Environment writer & journalist working with media publications like Firstpost, The Wire, Indiabioscience etc. He has undergone field naturalist training and worked extensively in this capacity with leading names like Camp Forktail Creek and TajSafaris.

Rjib SAnyala

BHAVNA MENON


Bhavna Menon graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Arts from Delhi and later moved to Mumbai to pursue her post-graduate studies in Journalism. She is currently employed with Last Wilderness Foundation, an NGO working towards wildlife conservation.

Rjib SAnyala

JASPREET SAHNI


Coming from an English literature background with a penchant for writing and passion for sports, Jaspreet has now completed close to 10 years in mainstream media & 15 overall in content writing while travelling the world to report. All this while, compassion towards wildlife & its conservation kept brings him close to nature and he has several environmental publications to his credit.

City Round Winners
City WINNER SCHOOL 1ST RUNNER-UP 2ND RUNNER-UP
Vizag Bethany School Alwardas Public School V.T.High School
Antorip Nitish Md.Shamir
Ashrith Aakarsh K.Katyayini
Kunal P.Lochan Ch. Murali
       
Vijayawada  Teja Vidyalaya Icon Public School Nirmal Hruday English High School
V. Prashanth Reddy V.Rishik B.Tharun Reddy
V. Srivardhan Reddy G.Abhinav S. Ashish
B. Pavan kumar Reddy B.Revanth Kumar Reddy V.Abhishekhar Reddy
       
Indore Delhi Public School Indore The Emerald Heights International School Indore Daly Collage
Aayushi Garg Dewaswala Manvi Singh Tomar
Aditya Kumar Divy Wadhwani Prithviraj Singh Garha
Shamit Yatharth Bhatia Prithvi Sudeep
       
Nashik Wisdom High International School Nashik Delhi Public School Nashik Wisdom High School Nashik
Manomay Pawar Aditya Kumar Vainavi Pandit
Janaki Ambekar Manas Thorat Divyansh Agrawal
Akshita Tank Anushka Kaushik Arpita Pawar
       
Guwahati Don Bosco Guwahati DPS Guwahati South Point, Guwahati
Krishti N Nath Prochiyamaan Shri Deka Angelina Baruah
Nilay Jain Navaneel Chakrabarty Akraprabha Dey
Bibhash Gogoi Syeda Zamin Imdad Manjim Sarmah
       
Faridabad MVN Aravali HIlls Takshila Model School Saffron Public School
Bhaswat Uday Mitra Vanshika Rashmi Sinha
Agrim Arsh Anubhav Sambhav Koushik
Tanmay Singh Shivam Abhikrit Patel
       
Ahmedabad Best Primary School Muktjeevan English School Kumkum English School
Aryan Jain Aryan Jolapara Eshani Sharma
Priyanshi Desai Varad Rajput Karan Dodiya
Kanishk Gupta Rutva Harsora Malay Neerav
       
Bangalore National Public School Indiranagar  Army Public School Kamaraj Road ECC Deen School
Akshatha M.Pai Vedant Mallick Shrey Gupta
Aditya Kumar Shashwat G Swasti
Keertiana Kumar Ahana Apurva Manjiri 
       
Kanpur Durga Prasad Vidya Niketan  Dr. Virendra Swarup Public School Cantt Mary Jesus School
Gaurav Pal Ishita Bajpai Ayush Gautam
Shraddha Parihar Roshaan Ansari Muskan Gupta
Vaibhav Vishwakarma Krishna Awasthi Swastik Singh
       
Burdwan Holy Rock School Burdwan Model School Delhi Public School
SAYED SHEFTA RASHAD Anway Laha Sukhbindar Choudhari
ANIRBAN HAZRA Mayank Roy Argha Banerjee
ARKADEEP SAMANTA Rupkatha Patra Pryanksu Chattopadhyay
       
Jaipur Sanskar School Jayshree Periwal International School Mahavir School
Nirali Yadav Prashasta Vaish  Aditya Malhotra 
Raghav Maheshwari Aarav Maheshwari Palak Yadav
Rohit Pratap Paru Khandelwal Abdul Hadi
       
Goa GREEN MEADOWS SCHOOL, NAGOA. VIDYA VIKAS ACADEMY, MARGAO VIDYA VIKAS ACADEMY, MARGAO
HUBERT ANIL D'SOUZA MANMAYI LOTLIKAR SIDDHANT PARB
JAMSHED VAZIFDAR YUTASHA EGIPSY DEEP PAI RAITURKAR
ABBAS HAIDER  ANUSHKA MITRA LEAB FURTADO
       
Kolkata Delhi Public School Ruby Park Delhi Public School Megacity The Heritage School, Kolkata
Sunhriti Paria Swayam Dutta Abhinav Kar
Prachurjo Dutta Roy Mainak Biswas Aditya Goswami
Aniket Mishra Shankha Suvra Saha Siddarth Gangopadhyay
       
Jodhpur Bodhi International School Happy Hours School Mahaveer Public School
Hardik Sethia Sanidhya Daga Atharv Vaishnav
Raghav Choudhary Mehul Gupta Shlok Jain
Garv Vaswani Raghav Hada Arsh Maheswari
       
RAIPUR Delhi Public School Salem English School Rajkumar College
SHANTANEEL  SARKAR SIDDHARTHA LAHEJA AKSHAT VERMA
IJYA SHRIVASTAV ADWIKA KARUNAA HARMAN SANDO
SWASTIK DAN ARYAN SINGH NEELASH MALIK
       
Chennai BVM Global Bollineni hillside sr. Sec.School Chennai -126 Padma Seshadiri Bala Bhavan Sr,Sec School DAV Sr, Sec School ( BOY )
Nitin Raj B Tulya Jaswant Rakesh.N.R
Pranav G Samarth A. Iyer Kavi Tharkika Simhan
Abhinav Anoop M.S.Govind Krishna M.K.Ritvik Arunaash
       
Chandigarh Vivek High School Gurukul School Panchkula Delhi Public School Secore 40
Haritvik Chhabra Shreya Kakkar Divija Diwan
Akshaj Karmanya Singh Prabhnoor
Aditya Mahajan Devansh Haira Harshiljit Singh
       
Nagpur CPS Dhabha Neeri Modern BVM Civil Lines
Joy Agrawal Ananya Soni Raghav Fuke
Raghav Sharma Ojas Mukewar Rishikesh Taywade
Gyan Ingle Ashwattha Bandhaokar Aayush Singh
       
Bhubaneswar Delhi Public School Kalinga Sainik School DAV Public School, Kalinga Nagar
Sovit soumyakant Behera  Griba kishor  SHREEYA SAHOO  
Sachit Patnaik  Priyanshu Pritam Barik AKSHITA SAHU  
Debaprava Sharma  Sai Shakti Panda  AYUSHMAN ROUT 
       
Mumbai Children's Academy Euro School St Mary's ICSE School
Aaryaveer Adyanthaya  Aanaya Punnatar  Anushka Shivanand 
Devang Tripathi  Anishka Rao  Aditi Ananth 
Dev Mehta  Tanish Bhagat  Persheus Vasania 
       
Patna ARMY PUBLIC SCHOOL NOTRE DAME ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL , (ICSE)
KISLAY KUMAR PRACHITA MOHAMMAD FAZAL
PRATEEK KUMAR SHREYA YASHWINI BHAWUK BHIGYAT
ANSHUL KUMAR SAMRIDHI MISHRA MUDASSIR MALLICK
       
THANE Arya Gurukul  New Horizon Scholars School  Guardian School
Aman Shahu Ishaya Joshi Aryan Gupte
vaibhav Singh Kartik Aggarwal Sreehari Prasad
Rahul Reddy Akshay Malhan Anushree Setu
       
Puri Blessed Sacrament High School Blessed Sacrament High school. Bholanath Vidyapitha
Sreeja Singh  Abhisek Samal Jyoti Kiran Mohapatra
Tulsirani Dutta Mohapatra  Debashis Pattanayak Shruti Pragyan Pattnaik
Debidatta Dehury Kasturee Pradhan Sitam priya Senapati.
       
Cochin Bhavan's Vidya Mandir, Elamakkara Assisi Vidyaniketan Public School, Kakkanad Toc H Public School, Vytilla
Abhinav A Warrier  Alexander M Arun  Rohan Sreekanth 
Keerti Manjit  Neeradha N R  Bennett K Jomon 
Abhishek P  Chethana S J  Sanjay Krishna 
       
Mysore KAUTILYA VIDYALAYA ST. JOSEPH'S CENTRAL SCHOOL IDEAL JAWA ROTARY EDUCATION SOCIETY (R)
Krrish Aneesh Srinivas Chavi
Rohith MD Aariz Dhriti
Saanvi Rahul Adish Deepthi
       
Belagavi Kendriya Vidyalaya No 2 Belgaum KLS School Belgaum Kendriya Vidyalaya No 2 Belgaum
Aadya kulkarni Chaitanya Bharat Deshrun
Senha Balkundri Sharavani Shahpurkar Shaksham Pawar
Bhakti Takle Anusha Deshpande Furhan Patel
       
Trivandrum St. Thomas Residential School Holy Angels’ ISC School Carmel Girls Higher Secondary School
GOVIND KRISHNAN ADITHI NIVEDITA R
ABHINAND S R SHRUTHY LAKSHMI G L
ROHN MATHEW JOHN ISHIKA LEKSHMI SAJEESH
       
Hyderabad Chirec International School Jubilee Hills Public School Little Flower High School
Anirudh Mantha Abhyas K Ameen
Manan Sarda Supreeth T Mustafa Ahmed
Ishani Bose K Anurag Nida Fathima
       
Purulia DELHI PUBLIC SCHOOL, DURGAPUR AGPN CONVENT & ER SCHOOL DHABAL BSS CENTRAL PUBLIC SCHOOL
SOMAN MODAK DOLAN DEY PALAK GUPTA
ANEESHA YERRA SANJIB MURMU SOUVIK KHAITAN
SHIVANSU VERMA SOHAM LAHA MD. SAIQUE ANSARY
       
Lucknow St. Francis' College Green Land Public School Amity International School
Akshat Singh Shashank Singh Avani Goel
Aarav Dhyani Divya Tripathi Samridh Tiwari
Arnav Dev Ayush Mishra Soumitra Saran
       
Delhi Khaitan School Noida Ambience Public School Deep Public School
Abhivira Singh Jessica Kochar Srishti Rai
Swaksh Khanna Sneha Gupta Akshat Pandey
Ishitaa Sahu Pranoy Borah Vishesh Panday
       
Surat Mount Ltera Zee School Hills High School CC Shah English Medium School
Harshrajsinh Kirtansinh Gohil Bhumi Agarwal Mehta Kriya
Aditi Ashok Premali Sania Bakta Jyotidarsh Upadhyay
Niralee Malkesh Navik Vedhant Agarwal Pachchigar Dishant
       
Varanasi Sunbream School Varuna Happy Home English School Sunbream School Lahartara
Revansh Dubey Mahira Khan Ayush Gupta
Shaury Shukla Manish Maurya Shashwat Mishra
Prachar Singh Muskan Gupta Harit Mishra
       
Udaipur KV School, Pratap Nagar St. Teresa School Happy Home School
Nandini Paliwal Vishal Choudhary Alveera Banu
Mayank R. Yadav Garv Sikligar Yuvraj Singh 
Varsha Jethani Diksha Dhakhar Chirag Khatik
       
Bhopal Delhi Public School,Neelbad, Bhopal. Jawahar Lal Neharu School Sagar public School, Rohit Nagar
Devang Majumdar Soham Sahastrabuddhe Arpit Agarwal
 Chaitanya Divya Mishra Yash Ojha
Araj Kapoor Dev Shukla Shreya Sahu
       
Jamshedpur Loyola School Little Flower School J.H Tarapore School, Dhatkhidih
Aditya Sengupta Rajveer Singh Harnoor Kaur
Sujay Malay Sanyal Asim Anand Debaleena Kar
Sambhav Jha Moitrayan Nandy Anushka Agarwal
       
Ranchi Kairali School Jawahar Vidya Mandir,Shyamali DAV Public School,Hehal
Shreya Shree Sandeep Sarkar Rishika Choudhary
Subhrajit Mukherjee Brishal Das Anup Raj
Mayank Singh Rahul Ranjan Jaya Kumari
       
Amritsar DAV Public School Bhavans SL Public School Delhi Public School
Tanya Puri Sargun Aditya Gupta
Harshit Kapoor Harjas Parth Anand
Anhad Singh Hiten Harsimrat Kour
       
Allahabad St.Mary's Convent School M.P.V.M Ganga Gurukulum Patanjali Rishikul
Sucharita Singh Kritarth Shankar Shiv Mishra
Arya Singh Yashveer Singh Anshika
Vandita Saran Vatsal Tripathi Samartha Kulshrestha
       
Winners
STATUS CITY SCHOOL NAME STUDENT 1 STUDENT 2 STUDENT 3
Finalist Thane Arya Gurukul, Thane Aman Shahu Vaibhav Singh Rahul Reddy
Finalist Delhi Khaitan School, New Delhi Abhivira Singh Swaksh Khanna Ishitaa Sahu
Finalist Chennai BVM Bollineni Hillside Senior Secondary School, Chennai Nitin Raj B Pranav G Abhinav Anoop
Finalist Kolkata DPS Ruby Park, Kolkata Sunhriti Paria Prachurjo Dutta Roy Aniket Mishra
Finalist Cochin Bhavan’s Vidya Mandir, Cochin Abhinav A Warrier Keerti Manjit Abhishek P

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