CBSE Storytelling Competition- 2022-23

No.: CBSE/JS(PMS)/2023
January 16, 2023
Circular No.: Acad -07/2023

All Heads of Institutions affiliated to CBSE
SUBJECT: - CBSE Storytelling Competition- 2022-23
CBSE announces the Storytelling Competition for the session 2022-23. Schools can submit the videos of storytelling by students as per the details mentioned below:
CBSE Storytelling Competition
1. Categories of Participation:



Class 3 to 5



Class 6 to 8



Class 9 to 10


Sr. Secondary

Class 11 to 12

2. Topics: Topics are attached as Annexure I. Students can select one topic of their choice.

2.1. Language: Hindi or English.

3. Participation:

3.1. Levels:

3.1.1 School Level: Schools will conduct Storytelling Competition, on their own, from 17th January, 2023 to 31th January, 2023, for all the four categories and select one best entry in each category to participate at Regional Level.

3.1.2 Regional Level:
  • The Regional Level Competition will be conducted digitally, from 1st February, 2023 to 12th February, 2023 through the CBSE Storytelling App. Details mentioned in Annexure – II.

  • At the Regional Level, 1 best story of each category will be selected from each CBSE Region. (The number of best entries may vary depending upon the quality of entries as decided by the judges). Each winner will get an online Merit Certificate.
3.1.3 National Level:
  • The best entries selected at the Regional Level will be evaluated digitally at the National Level by a committee of experts. The winners will get an online Merit Certificate.
3.2 Registration: After conducting the school-level competition and selecting one best entry from each category, the schools shall register the student with selected best entry. The registration will be done through the CBSE Storytelling web-portal ‘मेरी कहानी, मेरी ज़़ुबानी’ to be made available at Registration will be open from 1st    February, 2023 to 12th February, 2023.

3.2.1 Uploading: Uploading of Storytelling Videos by schools for Regional Level shall be open from 1st February, 2023 to 12th February, 2023. Schools can upload the videos of their students using an  android phone only through  CBSE Storytelling App available at Google Playstore. For guidelines of the process of submission through the App, please see Annexure-II. Before uploading of storytelling videos, schools must obtain a consent letter from parents/guardians of students whose videos are being uploaded.

4. Duration & Size of Video –
  • Primary - upto 2 min.
  • Middle - 2-3 mins Not More than 2 MB
  • Secondary - 3-4 mins.
  • Sr. Secondary - 3-4 mins.
5. Assessment Criteria will be Creativity, Fluency, Content Delivery, Coherence and Expression.

6. Participation in this Competition can be credited to the Portfolio as part of the internal assessment.

7. Schools are advised not to wait for the last date to submit the entry.

8. The decision of the judges shall be final and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

For any information, you may contact at 011-23232106 or Email [email protected]

Dr. Joseph Emmanuel
Director (Academics)

Copy to the respective Heads of Directorates, Organizations and Institutions as indicated below with a request to disseminate the information to all the schools under their jurisdiction:

1. The Commissioner, Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, 18 Institutional Area, Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg, New Delhi-16
2. The Commissioner, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, B-15, Sector-62, Institutional Area, Noida- 201309
3. The  Secretary,  Eklavya  Model  Residential  Schools  (EMRS),  Ministry  of  Tribal  Affairs, Government of India.
4. The Secretary, Sainik Schools Society, Room No. 101, D-1 Wing, Sena Bhawan, NewDelhi- 110001.
5. The Chairman, Odisha  Adarsha Vidyalaya Sangathan, N-1/9, Near Doordarshan Kendra, PO Sainik School Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar, Odhisha-751005.
6. The Director of Education, Directorate of Education, Govt. of NCT of Delhi, Old Secretariat, Delhi-110 054
7. The   Director  of  Public   Instructions   (Schools),   Union   Territory  Secretariat,   Sector   9, Chandigarh-160017
8. The Director of Education, Govt. of Sikkim, Gangtok, Sikkim –737101
9. The Director of School Education, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar –791 111
10. The Director of Education, Govt. of A&N Islands, Port Blair – 744101
11. The Director of Education, S.I.E., CBSE Cell, VIP Road, Junglee Ghat, P.O. 744103, A&N Island
12. The Director, Central Tibetan School Administration, ESSESS Plaza, Community Centre, Sector -3, Rohini, Delhi
13. The Additional Director General of Army Education, A –Wing, Sena Bhawan, DHQ, PO, New Delhi-110001
14. The Secretary AWES, Integrated Headquarters of MoD (Army), FDRC Building No. 202, Shankar Vihar (Near APS), Delhi Cantt-110010
15. All Regional Directors/Regional Officers of CBSE with the request to send this circular to all the Heads of the affiliated schools of the Board in their respective regions
16. All Joint Secretary/ Deputy Secretary/ Assistant Secretary/SPS / Analyst, CBSE
17. All Head(s)/ In-Charge(s), Centre of Excellence, CBSE
18. In charge IT Unit with the request to put this Circular on the CBSE Academic Website
19. In-Charge, Library
20. The Head (Media & Public Relations), CBSE
21. DS to Chairperson, CBSE
22. SPS to Secretary, CBSE
23. SPS to Director (Academics), CBSE
24. SPS to Director (Information Technology), CBSE
25. PPS to Controller of Examinations, CBSE
26. SPS to Director (Skill Education), CBSE
27. PPS to Director (Professional Examinations), CBSE
28. PS to Director (Training), CBSE
29. PPS to Director (CTET), CBSE
30. SPS to Director (EDUSAT), CBSE
31. Record File

Director (Academics)

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