Team Urja win ‘Best Project Management Portfolio Award’ during F1 in Schools 2023 World Finals

Team Urja 1New Delhi: Team Urja, an all-girls team comprising three students - Sanjana Chauhan, Samara Chauhan, and Samaya Chauhan of Class X, Amity International School Pushp Vihar, New Delhi, bagged the “Best Project Management Portfolio Award,” sponsored by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and was nominated for the “Women in Motorsports Award” during the Aramco F1 in Schools 2023 World Finals held in Singapore from September 8 to 14, 2023.

Project Management is an integral part of F1 in Schools wherein the teams had to prepare a project report in the form of a portfolio. Every team had to showcase how they initiated, planned, executed, monitored, and closed their own F1 in Schools World Finals project. Team Urja managed their project in the best way using the best practices of project management.

The other teams nominated in the category were Team Oryx from Saudi Arabia and Team Aurora from Australia; however, Team Urja won the award. The best 68 teams from countries including the U.K., Australia, Greece, Germany, and many others reached the finals after qualifying through their country’s national and regional rounds, and extensive interviews were conducted on the various portfolios.

Team Urja 2Delighted at the students’ achievements, Dr. Amita Chauhan, Chairperson of Amity International Schools, said, “The dedication and perseverance of the students are commendable, and they have brought great pride to their school and nation. Motivated and supported by the teachers, Amity School students have always stood out and performed brilliantly in various competitions at the national and international levels, keeping the Indian flag and Amity flag flying high and bringing international recognition and laurels to the school.”