The 7th edition of the Insurance Awareness Quiz conducted by HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company witnessed an exciting national final on Sep 26 in which New Era Senior Secondary School, Vadodara represented by DarshiVakharia and Akkritibehuray, emerged as the winner. St. Thomas Residential School, Thiruvanthapuram and Krishna Public School, Raipur became 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.
The quiz had a participation of 1500+ schools covering 3 lakhs+ students this year from across India.
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. Through the Insurance Awareness Award Junior Quiz, HDFC ERGO hopes to act as a mentorthat guides students toward their future.