New Delhi: Registration for ISRO YUVIKA 2020 began on 3rd February. The programme which is also known as 'Young Scientist Programme' aims to create awareness among the school children. \n\n\n\nEligibility\n\n\n\nStudents who are studying in 9th\nstandards are eligible for the programme. \n\n\n\nIt was first launched in 2019. The\nsecond session of the programme will start in May 2020. \n\n\n\nDuring the programme, eminent scientists will share their experience. \n\n\n\nIt may be mentioned that three students will be selected from each State\/ Union Territory. Five additional seats are reserved for OCI candidates.\n\n\n\nStudents of rural area to get special weightage\n\n\n\nIt may be noted that Students belong\nto the rural area will get special weightage in the selection criteria. \n\n\n\nInterested students can register\nonline on ISRO website before 24th February 2020. \n\n\n\nSteps to register online\n\n\n\nVisit the official website of ISRO. After reading detailed notification and FAQs, click on 'Online Registration'. Registered users can click on ' YUVIKA Login' \u00a0Provide details of the students. \n\n\n\nSelected candidates will be asked to report at one of the ISRO\/DOS centres located at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Shillong and Thiruvananthapuram.