Ministry of Agriculture Short Film, Poster Making and Photography Contest [Prizes Worth Rs. 90K]: Submit by Apr 5: Expired

The Parampragat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY) is the first comprehensive scheme launched by the Central Government as a centrally sponsored programme (CSP), where the Central and state government’s share the funding in varying ratio.
The scheme is implemented by the State Governments on a cluster basis of 20 hectare each. The farmer within the cluster is given financial assistance upto a maximum of 1 ha and the limit of assistance is Rs.50,000 per ha during the conversion period of 3 years. The target is to promote 10,000 clusters covering 2 lakh ha over the period of 3 years, 2015-16 to 2017-18.
Ministry of Agriculture invites citizens to use their creative skills and make short film, posters and photographs that showcase the objectives of the PKVY scheme.
The objectives are listed below:
• Promote eco- friendly concept of cultivation reducing the dependency on agro-chemicals and fertilizers.
• Optimally utilize the locally available natural resources for input production.
• Promote the use of local indigenous traditional techniques for management of plant nutrition and plant protection.
• Develop 10,000 organic clusters of 50 acres each.
• To develop potential markets for organic products.
Short Film Making:

  • The short-films can be either in English or in Hindi.
  • Duration of the film should not be more than 2 minutes.
  • The Short Film should be uploaded on YouTube as an “Unlisted” Video and its URL must be shared in the comments section.

For more details, visit here.
Poster Making:

  • The posters can be either in English or in Hindi.
  • Size of the poster should A3 in digital format

For more details, visit here.

  • Entries can be captured using any digital device, including smartphones.
  • Photographs should be submitted in jpg or jpeg file format.
  • Both color and monochrome images will be accepted.

For more details, visit here.
Last Date for Submission: Apr 5
Short Film, Poster and Photography:

  • First Prize: Rs. 20,000
  • Second Prize: Rs. 10,000

For any queries, contact
Smt. Vandana Dwivedi, ADC (INM)

For any further information about short film contest, visit here, poster contest, visit here, photography contest, visit here

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