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Registration opens on 1st September 2021 Stay tuned! Watch this space for more… The stage awaits… This is your time to shine 39 schools, 7 states, over 100000 participants Participate in the second e-Premier Competition Unleash your creativity with Short Films Competition Attain new knowledge with webinars in your living room Learn new skills through unique workshops 13th edition of Viva in a renewed avatar – COMING SOON! The #JoyOfViva is coming to your home. Exciting new additions to participate while staying at home

FAQ

  • Where will the competitions be hosted?

    The competitions will be hosted online for the students.

    What will the winners of the competition receive?

    The winners will be awarded an e-certificate.

    Who will be scoring the participants?

    A panel of judges will be scoring the participants for the competitions.

  • For Voice of Viva Indian, where should the students submit the videos?

    The entries should be submitted to the Viva website/school event coordinator on mail.

    For Voice of Viva Western, where should the students submit their videos?

    The entries should be submitted to the Viva website/school event coordinator via mail.

    For Swing-N-Solo, where can students submit the videos?

    The entries should be submitted to the Viva website/event coordinator at school via mail.

    Where will the knock-out round be held?

    Students will perform at the nearest VIBGYOR school for the knock-out round and the same will be assessed by our judges to select the top three participants for the Grand Finale.

    Where will the Grand Finale be held?

    For the Grand Finale round, students will perform at the nearest VIBGYOR school with a green screen. The students have to come for a pre-recording on mentioned date in November/December 2021. Later, the video will be streamed on the website.

    Will there be a stage for knock-out round like 2019?

    The knock-out round will be conducted in the schools. For more information, one can contact the Viva Event Coordinator.

    What is the date for the knock-out round?

    The knockout round will be held on 11-12-2021.

    What will be the venue for the knock-out round for Viva premier competition?

    The students will be asked to assemble at one of the VIBGYOR schools in their respective cities.

    What is the date for the grand finale?

    The grand finale will be held on 18-12-2021.

    How will students qualify and what is the time frame for round two?

    The students will qualify from each school for round 2 as per the selection criteria mentioned in the PC brochure, these students will be given few days to shoot a new video and share the same as per the deadline.

    What is the time duration for solo dance performance?

    The time duration for solo dance performance video must not exceed three minutes.

    Where does the form need to be submitted for Premier Competition?

    The undertaking form needs to be filled and submitted online.

    What is the procedure after the first round of any Premier Competition?

    The students will qualify for round two as per the selection criteria mentioned in the PC brochure. The students will then be given a few days to shoot a new video for round two andthey will have to share the same as per the deadline.

  • Will the short film making be based on a theme?

    Yes, for more information on short film making you can visit the Viva website.

    Are animated films accepted for short film making?

    Yes, animated films are accepted in the short film making event.

    In how many languages can the short film be submitted?

    The short film making is allowed in two languages i.e. English and Hindi.

    What will be the duration for short film making?

    The duration of the video should be between 1 to 2 minutes.

    Who will decide the winners for short film making?

    A panel of five judges will decide the finalists.

    What will the winners receive for short film making?

    Winners will be awarded an e-certificate.

    How many winners will be shortlisted for short film making?

    A best of three short films will be selected.

    How does one participate in the short film making competition?

    After registration on the Viva website, the students need to share their video with their respective school event Coordinator. More details about the event are available on the Viva website.

    How many participants are allowed for short film making?

    A minimum of one and a maximum of three participants are allowed.

  • Where will the webinars be hosted?

    The webinars will be hosted online. After registration, the Viva Events team will share more details with participants about the webinar.

    Who will conduct the webinars?

    Webinars will be conducted by chosen industry experts.

    Where can students register for the webinar?

    The students can register on the Viva website.

    Will there be any charges for the webinars?

    The cost of participation for webinars is mentioned on the Viva website.

  • Where will the workshops be hosted?

    The workshops will be hosted online.

    Who will be conducting the workshops?

    The workshops will be conducted by chosen industry experts.

    How will students register for the workshops?

    The students can register for workshops on the Viva website.

    How will parents be intimated about the workshops?

    The details for the workshops will be shared via email for the parents.

  • How will the winners be announced?

    The winners will be announced through email and messages.

    How will the winners be felicitated?

    The winners will be felicitated with e-certificates and promoted on the Viva website as well as our social media sites.

    Is there any recognition for all the winners participating in Viva?

    Yes, the winners will be felicitated with e-certificates and promoted on the Viva website as well as our social media sites.

  • Where will students submit their entries?

    The entries should be submitted to the Viva website/to the event coordinator via mail.

    Is the virtual event for all the sections in 2020-2021?

    Yes, for more information one can contact Viva event coordinators at schools.

    How many VIBGYOR schools will be participating in Viva in 2021-2022?

    39 VIBGYOR schools will be a part of Viva in 2021-2022.

    Are there virtual events/activities for parents with students?

    No, virtual activities for parents and students are not a part of Viva.

    Is there any cost for participation in virtual events?

    Yes, a participation cost is applicable for all Viva events except short film making.

    Is the virtual Viva open for Non-VIBGYOR students?

    Yes, Non-VIBGYOR students can participate by contacting the nearest VIBGYOR schools.

    Who will be the SPOC for online participation in Viva?

    Individual Viva Event Coordinators at school will act as SPOCS for online participations in Viva.

    Will there be any holiday during the virtual event?

    No, virtual events will not feature holidays.

    Where will be the virtual events be conducted?

    Virtual events will be conducted through online/conferencing platforms.

    Where do students have to register for Viva?

    Registrations have to be done on the Viva website. For more information, one can contact the Viva Event Coordinators at their respective schools.

    Who will collect the money for Viva activities?

    Payment needs to be made online for each activity.

    Will performances be conducted during Viva?

    There will be no performances conducted this year. Videos of Premier Competition winners will be published on the website and promoted on social media platforms.

    Who will arrange for Wi-Fi or internet services for students at home?

    The students have to arrange for internet services on their own.

    Will the school accept cash for participation in activities?

    No, participation costs for all events need to be paid online.

    Will there be a time limit for the activities?

    There will be a time limit for every activity conducted online.

    Can parents participate in the activities?

    Some competitions may be designed for parents and children.

    Can we extend the activity duration?

    No, extending activity duration will not be possible. We encourage you to follow the rules and regulations uploaded on the Viva website.

    What will be the timings for activities?

    Activity timings and slots are mentioned on the Viva website.

    In which format should the activity entry be submitted?

    The activity entries should be in photo/video format as per the rules mentioned for each activity.

    How many times can a student apply for Viva?

    The same student cannot apply through more than one school.

    How should the documents for participation be submitted?

    The registration documents are to be uploaded on the Viva website. They can also be submitted to the Viva Event Coordinators at schools.

  • Will the activities be indoors or outdoors?

    Due to COVID-19, the activities need to be captured indoors by parents in a high-quality video format with their phone or a video camera at their premises.

    Who will be promoting Viva?

    The Viva team will be promoting Viva.