Sastraposhini is a scheme for strengthening science education in schools of Kerala and under the scheme, science laboratories are established in high schools within the Kerala State. Presently, the scheme is implemented in high schools of the State utilizing the Development Fund of MLAs. A State level Apex Resource Group consisting of experts, nominees of the Council and state education department will evaluate the submitted application

Applications shall be submitted round the year with recommendation from respective MLA.

  • A total of Rs.8 lakhs is spent to establish Sastraposhini laboratories in one school with a fair share from KSCSTE.
  • Training will be provided to teachers from Sastraposhini schools by eminent scholars/ academicians from different disciplines.
  • Only government high schools in the State with sufficient facility (three rooms to establish Physics, Chemistry, Biology laboratories) are eligible
  • Each school must be recommended by MLA of the LAC in which the school is situated to provide the required financial support

The Head,
Science Education Division (SED)
Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment,
Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 4
Tel No. 0471-2548218, 223
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