Institute of General Studies for Children

The Institute of General Studies for Children (IGSC) is conducting Scholarship Examinations for schoolchildren since the year 1993.

It is a nonprofit venture promoted by a group of elite educationalists. More than 65,000 school children from all over India had been bestowed with scholarships, medals and useful books during the last 22 years of its fruitful existence. Other activities of IGSC include seminars, study tours, literary and painting competitions to create environmental concern and ecological awareness in school children.

IGSC Scholarship Examination improves the general awareness of school children


News & Views

World Book and Copyright Day

World Book Day or World Book and Copyright Day (also known as International Day of the Book or World Book Days) is a yearly event on April 23rd,

April 18 – World Heritage Day

18 April World Heritage is the shared wealth of humankind. Protecting and preserving this valuable asset demands the collective efforts of the international community. This special day offers

International Day of Forest

Theme for 2016: Forests and water This global celebration of forests provides a platform to raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests and of trees

 International Women’s Day (8 March)

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for

Rama Prasad Goenka

Rama Prasad Goenka (1 March 1930 – 14 April 2013) was the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the RPG Group, a multi-sector Indian industrial conglomerate. Born in 1930, he

Venera 3

1966 - Soviet space probe crashes on Venus becoming the first spacecraft to land on another planet's surface. Venera 3 (Russian: Венера-3 meaning Venus 3) (Manufacturer's Designation: 3MV-3)