The multi-city mega quiz will be held in 16 cities, while the grand finale will be in Chennai

The 13th edition of the hugely popular The Hindu Young World Quiz Competition, a part of the The Hindu -NIE Initiative is all set to kick off in the Andhra Pradesh capital on November 28.

It will be held between 12 noon and 3 p.m. at the Hari Hara Kala Bhavan and participants should report at 11.15 a.m.

Any two students studying in classes seven to nine can form a team and a maximum of four teams from each school are permitted to participate.

Entry card format

Completed entry cards may be sent to P. Ranga Reddy, Regional General Manager, The Hindu , Hyderabad, for registration. Once registered, the top portion of the Entry Card must be carried by participants to the venue without fail. Photocopies of the cards will not be accepted. Entry for the event is free.

Six teams for the regional finals on stage would be selected based on a preliminary, written round.

The winning team from each region will qualify for the Grand Finale at Chennai.

Certificates of participation apart, a large number of prizes await the winners at every stage. In the case of outstation teams that qualify for the Grand Finale at Chennai and for one accompanying parent or teacher, the cost of travel, boarding and lodging will be borne by the organisers.

The multi-city, mega quiz is being held in 16 cities - Bangalore, Hubli, Mangalore, Puducherry, Tirupati, Thiruvananthapuram, Trichy, Salem, Coimbatore, Madurai, Kochi, Kozhikode, Hyderabad, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Chennai.