Multi Media Computer Lab





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Project Description

Region: Asia

Country: India

Location: Pudukkottai

Total Budget: $85,000

Area of Focus: Basic education and literacy

Name of the Project : Multi Media Computer Lab for Rural Schools

Project Location RI District 3000

Project Objectives

1. To provide facilities for a Multi Media Computer Lab for Rural Schools

2. To facilitate learning of Science and Technology through High Definition professional Projection

3. To cater to the needs of Rural Schools to make teaching effective for students at the high school and higher secondary level

Brief Project Summary : This project aims to establish Multi Media Computer Lab with

High Definition Projection System with Audio facilities for Rural Schools in Pudukkottai Districts of RI District 3000. This would be a model project for the entire revenue district for the rural schools which will be greatly beneficial to the rural students to equip themselves at par with the city based students. The project will also enable the institutions to upscale their teaching methodology in tune with the modern times Project Beneficiaries 8 Rural Schools with a direct benefit to around 15,000 students

Area of Focus Basic Education and Literacy

Project Sustainability : The Project will be taken care off after the launch by the local Rotary Club and the School Authorities. The Lab will be on an Annual Maintenance Contract for a period of 3 years from the date of launch after which it will be continued by the School Authorities.

Expected Project Impact The Self Esteem of the Rural Students will be considerably enhanced through this project which will provide them with the latest computer facilities and Multi Media based study

Project Local Host Club Rotary Club of Pudukkottai

Role of Rotarians The Local Rotarians will take care of sourcing the vendors and select the products through competitive pricing. The Rotarians will also locate the school and work for the establishment of the project.

Proposed Project Implementation Date 15th August 2019

Proposed Project Completion Date 20th December 2020

Contact Person Rtn. Laxmanan Cell No: 98429 - 12223

Cooperating Organization School Education Department, Government of Tamil Nadu

Project Cost 85,000 USD

Project Funding:

Project Costing by the District 8,500 USD

Cash Contribution 16,000 USD

Expected Project Funding from 22,000USD

International Partners

TRF Match 38,500 USD

Total Project Funding 85,000 USD

Primary Host Partner

District: 3000

Rotary Club of: Pudukkottai

Primary Contact: Lakshmanan

Email: rotarypdk@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

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Project Status

Need $40,667
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

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