New Era Senior Secondary School, Vadodara emerges as the national winner in the recently concluded HDFC ERGO Insurance Awareness Award Junior Quiz 7thedition
The 7th edition of the Insurance Awareness Quiz conducted by HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company witnessed an exciting national final on 26th Sep 2022. With every passing year, the quiz has gained interest and prominence on the national canvas with the participation of 1500+ schools covering 3 lakhs+ students this year.
In a nail-bitingnational final, New Era Senior Secondary School, Vadodara represented by DarshiVakharia and Akkritibehuray, emerged as the winner with St. Thomas Residential School, Thiruvanthapuram and Krishna Public School, Raipur as runners up 1 and 2. The winning team walked away with a cash prize of Rs. 2,25,000 and the first runner-up team took home Rs. 1,50,000 and the 2ndrunner-up team took home Rs. 75,000.
Speaking about the 7th edition of the Insurance Awareness Award Junior Quiz, Ritesh Kumar, MD & CEO, HDFC ERGO General Insurance, said, “We have envisioned an India where knowledge around insurance is accessible and easy to comprehend for everyone in this country, and we realize the best time to learn is in the formative years. We are proud to see a small initiativethat started 7 years back taking big shape at the national level which is a testimony that the quiz is fulfilling its cause. We are extremely proud of our young participants and thankful to schools, teachers, and parents for making insurance literacy an integral part of young minds’ journey.”
The year 2022 marksthe 20thanniversary of HDFC ERGO. The success and growth over the span of two decades aredirectly tied to the company’s philosophy, work ethics,and governance that enables them to ‘continue the tradition of trust’ while ensuring safer and worry-free lives for its customers. In this vein, through the Insurance Awareness Award Junior Quiz, HDFC ERGO hopes to act as a mentorthat guides students toward their future.