About the Organisation and Event

Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Govt. of India, is committed to making oil conservation a National Movement. As a part of its mandate, Poem/Song Contest is being conducted.


“Save fuel for Better Environment and Health”.The contest shall be conducted in Hindi only (in Devanagri script)


The contest will be conducted in the following three categories:

  • School students of affiliated boards recognized in India (students will have to upload a copy of valid school ID along with the entry)
  • College/University Students (students will have to upload a copy of valid college/university ID along with the entry)
  • Open – for the general public

First prize (one in each category): Branded Tab or mobile handset (approximately Rs. 20,000/- each)
Second prize (one in each category): Rs. 10,000/- (gift voucher)
Third prize (one in each category): Rs. 5,000/- (gift voucher)
Five consolation prizes (in each category): Rs. 3,000/- (gift voucher)


The last date for submission is 15th August 2018.

How to Submit

Participants are required to send their entries to socialconnect@pcra.org or MyGov. Please note that uploading of school/college ID along with the entries is mandatory and any entry received without the same shall be rejected.

Terms and Conditions:
1. The poem/song should be related to the theme.
2. The poem/song should have a minimum of twelve and a maximum of twenty lines neatly composed in stanzas.
3. Poems/songs containing offensive or inappropriate language or political overtones will not be accepted.
4. Poems/songs should be original compositions and no plagiarism will be entertained/considered for evaluation. PCRA will be indemnified for any issue arising out of plagiarism and the participant concerned will be liable for the same.
5. Participants can submit a maximum one entry in one category. In case participant submits one entry in each category, the entry has to be different. More than one entry of the same poem/song in any category will lead to disqualification.

Click here to view the entry guidelines.


Mr Tara Chand
Director, EC
Phone – 011-26198809
Email – direc@pcra.org

For further details, please view the official notification by clicking here.

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