Achievement - Special Students

Swarali Yateen Chodnekar
Age : 12 years Standard : VIII

Interests -
Singing - Hindustani Classical, semi classical and Instrumental,
Elocution-Sanskrit, English, Marathi.
Air Rifle shooting.
Academics (Mathematics, Science).

Summary -
157 prizes in various International, National, State and City level competitions.
1st prize winner of Rs. 10 Lacs in the National level iGenius scholarship 2012.

Academic Achievement :

  • 1st in Academics and Best student award winner for SEVEN consecutive years
  • Medal winner in various Mathematics and Science Talent search exams and quiz
  • Recipient of various scholarships at state and National level

Achievement in Musical competency :

  • 49 Prizes in various National, State and City level competitions in Singing and Instrumental
  • Gold medal from Indian Education societies for outstanding achievements in Music and Nominee of Manik Ratna award 2012-13 for her outstanding achievements in academics and extracurricular.
  • Winner of 44th All India annual Music competition by Swar Sadhana Samiti

Achievement in Language competency :

  • 51 Prizes in various City level Elocution, Recitation and Essay writing competitions in Sanskrit, English and Marathi
  • Winner of International Poetry Competition arranged by Epic Literary Council USA

Achievement in sports :

  • Medal winner in district level Air Rifle Shooting for past two years

Summary: Swarali has won 157 prizes in various International, National, State and City level competitions.

Swarali has won ‘Best student award’ for seven consecutive years and was adjudged ‘Student of the Year’ by Times of India (Times NIE). She has been awarded Scholarships (High school level - VII and Middle school level- IV) from Government of Maharashtra.

Swarali was interviewed on All India Radio (AIR) for her achievements under the program 'Chote Hasare Tare'. She was honoured with Gold medal from Indian Education Society for her outstanding achievements in music and drama. She was nominated for Manik Ratna award.
Swarali has received appreciation from Honourable President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam and greetings from Honourable Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh

Brief Journey : Swarali topped multiple igenius online exams and was selected in the interviews and videoconference rounds for the grand finale. In the grand finale she was among the topper in the written exams. In the live performance round Swarali sang a chhota khyal in Rag Bageshri. The warmth in her tones and musical notes wrapped the listener in enchantment. In the final round Swarali sang chhota khyal in Rag Patadeep.Audience in the auditorium were enchanted by her bright, vivid and full of energy performance.

Swarali was appreciated by the juries and smartly sailed through the personality and Q&A round. She was unanimously judged as the 1st prize winner by juries, members of media and the audiences.

Statistics of Max Life Insurance igenius Scholarship programme 2012 :

  • 4.95 lakh participants from 70 cities in India
  • 8 rounds of evaluation comprising, Online exams, Interviews, Written exams, Live performances, Personality tests and Live Q&A with distinguished panel of judges and members of the media.
  • Evaluations and filtering done over six months (June 2012 - Nov 2012)

 

Details of year 2012 - 2013 : 18 prizes

Date

Prize

Institution

Competition

Aug-13

1st  Prize

Sanskriti Kala Darpan

Singing - Classical

Aug-13

76th Rank in India

Instute for promotion of Mathematics (IPM)

All India open Mathematics scholarship exam

May-13

1st rank and  General proficiency

I.E.S. V.N. SULE

7th Standard Academics

Mar-13

25th in Mumbai

Government of Maharashtra

Maharashtra state VII Scholarship

Mar-13

School Topper medal

British Council and Science Olympiad Foundation, New Delhi

International English olympiad

Mar-13

Ideal student Award

Kanak pratishthan

Extraordinary talent in Mumbai city in academics and extracurricular

Feb-13

Manik Ratna Award nomination

Indian Education Societies

City level competition to felicitate the best talent in academics and extracurricular

Feb-13

3rd Prize in Maharashtra state

Marathi Vidnyan Parishad

Science Prilimary exam

Jan-13

3rd Prize

Swami Shri Prempuriji Ashram Trust (Bal Mahotsav 2013)

Singing - Bhajan

Jan-13

Consolation Prize

Swami Shri Prempuriji Ashram Trust (Bal Mahotsav 2013)

Instrumental

Jan-13

1st  Prize

Swami Shri Prempuriji Ashram Trust (Bal Mahotsav 2013)

Singing - Classical

Nov-12

1st Prize of Rs. 10 Lacs scholarship

Scholarship Initiative by Max Life Insurance, Times of India, Derek O'Brien & Associates 

National level iGenius scholarship 2012 (seniors category)

Nov-12

Silver medal

Govt. India Mumbai Distirct Sports Office

District level Air rifle shooting

Sep-12

1st rank and  General proficiency

I.E.S. V.N. SULE

6th Standard Academics

Sep-12

Consolation Prize

Kala Vikas

Mono Acting

Sep-12

Consolation Prize

Kala Vikas

Singing - Sugam Sangeet

Aug-12

2nd prize

Mumbai University

Elocution - Sanskrit Story telling

Jun-12

1st Prize

Jim Corbett foundation .

International  level World earth day Quiz contest