Recognizing the teachers who have transformed education
in their classrooms.
Upload a video of your inspiring teacher and
win a grant of Rs.1 lakh for your school, award of Rs. 25000 for your Teacher, and Rs. 10000 for yourself!
Transforming Education Awards
The schools, in conjunction with its teachers, make both unique and profound impacts on their students' lives, by launching many of them into successful careers of vast potential futures. To acknowledge the dedicated efforts of such teachers and their schools, Lovely Professional University has launched, "Transforming Education Awards" where the students can give credit to their teachers and bring them into limelight. Views of students, followed by online voting and evaluation by a panel of experts will enable the schools to earn credits. Apart from Certificate of Recognition, LPU will honour top hundred schools with Teaching Grants, teachers and students with cash prizes and other incentives worth Rs. 1 Crore.
Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Former President of India, conferred LPU’s Transforming Education Awards
Lovely Professional University awarded Rs.1 Crore in the form of teaching grants to schools, coaching centres, and appreciation awards to teachers, mentors and students under its initiative Transforming Education Awards. The response to this initiative was overwhelming; 13 schools got teaching grant worth Rs. 1 Lac each, their teachers got Rs. 25000, and students got Rs. 10000. In addition, 76 videos won teaching grant of Rs. 25000 for school, Rs. 10000 for nominated teacher, and Rs. 2000 for the student. In the Coaching Institute Category, 29 videos won Rs. 25000 as teaching grant for institute, Rs. 10000 for nominated teachers, and Rs. 2000 for the student.
These awards were given away by Sh. Pranab Mukherjee, Former President of India, in a special award ceremony held at his residence in New Delhi. Congratulating the winners, Sh. Mukherjee appreciated this novel initiative of LPU.
AWARD FOR BEST SCHOOLS
Top 20 schools winner will be awarded with teaching grant of Rs. 1,00,000 each. Remaining 80 shortlisted schools will also be awarded with teaching grant of Rs. 25,000 each. All the shortlisted schools will be felicitated at Lovely Professional University.All arrangements of travel and stay of School Principals/ Nominees will be made by Lovely Professional University.
AWARD FOR BEST TEACHERS
Top 20 winning teachers will be honoured at Lovely Professional University with Cash Prizes of Rs. 25,000 each and all arrangements for their travel and stay will be made by Lovely Professional University. Remaining 80 shortlisted teachers will also be awarded with cash prize of Rs.10,000 each.
AWARD FOR STUDENTS
Top 20 students whose uploaded video(s) win will be awarded at Lovely Professional University with prizes of Rs.10,000 each and all arrangements for their travel and stay will be made by Lovely Professional University. Remaining 80 shortlisted students will also be awarded with prize of Rs. 2000 each.
All the shortlisted videos are available for viewing under the head Nominees. You can vote for a particular video by any of the two methods:
Voting through Website
Step I: Press the vote button on the video you like.
Step II: Enter your name and mobile number in the pop-up.
Step III: Enter the OTP received on your mobile.
Step IV: Submit your vote.
Voting through SMS
Step I: Type AWARDS followed by the Id of the video you like. For example: AWARDS TPSA100011
Step II: Send SMS to 7834830000
The students, parents, staff, alumni of the school and others can vote for the shortlisted videos.
You may vote for any number of videos.
Note: From one mobile number, you can cast only one vote for a particular video.
Students/Alumni of a school registered at this site can upload the video that how a particular teacher has transformed his/her life narrating specific incident or contribution made by that teacher. Any number of videos can be uploaded by the students from a particular school.
For making and uploading a video, follow the steps given below:
You can shoot a video in any creative manner narrating how your teacher transformed your life. There are many softwares like viva videos, Filmorago, Magisto , We video, Adobe premiere clip, Quick video editor etc that can be helpful in editing and compiling the videos. Once the videos are prepared, you can upload the same as directed.
Upload your video on Youtube and provide its URL to win prize
Sign into your YouTube account.
Click on Upload.
Select the video you would like to upload from your computer.
Click Publish to finish uploading a public video to YouTube. Just click Done to finish the upload.
Copy the URL of the video uploaded on YouTube and paste the same in the nomination form, provided below.
How it Works
Three Simple Steps
Students/Alumni of the school can upload the video. Read More
The students, parents, staff, alumni and others can vote for all the shortlisted videos.
The Result will be Compiled on the basis of votes and marks by panel review. Read More
PROCESS: School Registration: For Registration of Schools, visit website www.lpu.in Uploading of Video: Any students/alumnus of a school, registered at this site can upload video(s) on how a particular teacher has transformed his/her life, narrating specific incident or contribution made by that teacher. Any number of videos can be uploaded by students from a particular school. Approval of Videos: Before the videos are available for voting the principal of the concerned school will approve them. The Principal of each school will be given a login ID and password for this approval. If two or more videos of same teacher are uploaded by different students, the school principal will have the right to approve all or any one of the videos with the option of combining the names of students who upload the videos in case only one of the video is approved Voting: The shortlisted videos will be available for voting. The students, parents, staff, alumni of the school and others can vote for the same. Selection: Top 5 videos from every State (subject to registration of 50 schools from that state) will be selected and the teachers nominated in them will have to submit an appraisal form duly verified by the concerned school principal. Review: The videos and appraisal form will be reviewed by a panel of eminent experts. Compilation of Result: Result will be compiled on the basis of votes and marks by the panel. Declaration of Result: Result will be declared with intimation to winners.
School should be registered on the website
An alumnus /student can also fill the registration form for the school and upload his videos. However, the uploaded videos will only be visible once the registration is formally completed by the school authorities.
Any number of videos may be uploaded by a student of a particular school
Length of the Video: 1 to 2 Minutes
Voting can be done by pressing the vote button on the video and through SMS.
From one mobile number, multiple videos can be voted but a particular video can be voted only once.
25% of total videos to be shortlisted for Top 100 will be from Phase I (minimum 1 video from each state for Phase I will be shortlisted subject to the condition of 1000 votes & 50 schools from that state)
For a video to be shortlisted among top 100, it has to secure a minimum of 1000 votes.
Appraisal form is to be filled by teachers appearing in top 100 shortlisted videos. Late or non-submission of appraisal form will lead to award of zero marks.
Result will be compiled on the basis of votes and awards by the panel. Equal weightage will be given to votes polled and marks given by the review committee.
In case of less number of registered schools from a particular state, two or more states can be merged for award of prizes by the university. The decision of the university in in this regards will be final and binding.
All arrangements for the travel (by 3 tier AC sleeper/Chair car) and stay of principals of top 100 schools/ Top 20 teachers/ top 20 winning students will be made by Lovely Professional University.
FAQ Is there any helpline?
You can contact us at 1800 102 4431 (Toll free) from 9am to 5pm and email us at email@example.com
Is there any registration fee to get registered?
No, there is no registration fee. But a school will have to be registered before uploading of videos.
Is there any age factor kept as a limit to participate?
No, there is no age limit for uploading a video. Any student or alumni of a school can upload video(s) which will become visible on being approved by Principal of the concerned school.
Can a participant (student) vote for himself/herself?
Yes, a student can vote for himself/herself. The students, parents, staff, alumni of the school and others can vote for all the shortlisted videos.
Do the principals /nominees need to bear their travel expense on their own?
All arrangements for the travel (by 3 tier AC sleeper/Chair car) and stay of principals of Top 100 schools/ Top 20 teachers/ Top 20 winning students will be made by Lovely Professional University.
Where will the result or list of winners be displayed?
The results will be displayed on the university website and the winners will be intimated individually.
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FAQ Which Teacher should I nominate?
You should nominate a teacher who has inspired you with life transforming concepts.
A teacher who, besides knowledgeable information, imparts moral values, has deep sense of understanding emotions and is caring for students.
A teacher who is an excellent communicator, interacts well with students, and has a sense of humour and creativity to make teaching more lively and wonderful.
In short, a teacher who has contributed in some way in changing your life.
Why should I nominate a teacher?
Your nominating a teacher for an award will be a celebration for the whole school.
The nominated teacher will know that the students and community appreciate his/her efforts.
Nominations of outstanding teachers will bring into focus the standards of education in schools.
Appreciating great teachers will inspire generations of current and future educators.
Recognition/Grants/Prizes will act as incentive for professional development.
Can I nominate more than one teacher?
You may nominate as many teachers/principals as you wish as long as you consider them to be outstanding educators.
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