AS Rao Awards Council (ASRAC): The main aim in establishing the Council
was to propagate the ideals of late Dr AS Rao (1914-2003), by
way of spotting
talent in young children, and
nurturing them. One
way to do this was by conducting a competitive Science
Talent Search Examination (STSE) every year
for High School students all over Andhra Pradesh.
annual STSE, Workshops are conducted for top students giving
an opportunity to them to get experience in conducting science
lab experiments and projects, and interact with senior Faculty.
Enhancement Programmes are organized for secondary school teachers,so
that they can excel as teachers.
All these activities are planned and implemented with the help
of service oriented academics, employees of ECIL and philanthropists.
The Council functions with a meager corpus fund raised out of
life memberships, and with the altruistic work of several volunteers.
Click here for the results of 25th STSE