12 October 2022
The Scindia School hosted the Grand Finale of the 9th Edition of the Nanhi Chaan National School Essay Writing Contest. 17 finalists from schools across 11 States competed for the top spot. The topic for this year’s contest was ’Indian culture what does it mean?’ and saw participation from 30000 students representing 200 schools spread across the length and breadth of the country. The semi-finals of the contest were held on 10 October 2022, wherein the shortlisted finalists had to write an essay on the topic- "How important is the freedom of the press". In the evening, the judges interacted with the participants so as to know them better in an informal setting. On 11 October 2022, the grand finale of the same was held. Brass Band performance, the group discussion, cultural programme including the wonderful dance performance and the musical bonanza, all added to the splendour of the event. Sumaya Beri fromThe Vasant Valley School and Kshemaahna Nagi from the Vidyashilp Academy, Bengaluru were adjudged the Winner and Runner Up respectively.