Data Science Blogathon - 11

Online 20-08-2021 12:00 AM to 13-09-2021 11:59 PM
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  • Assured Rewards + Total prizes worth INR 4 Lakh + iPad 8th Gen


The 11th edition of the Data Science Blogathon has concluded and here is the list of winners by the Views their articles got:
  1. rahul105: Beginner’s Guide To Create PySpark DataFrame
  2. harikabonthu96: Python Tutorial: Working with CSV file for Data Science
  3. akashsky1313gmail-com: “Ok, Google!”— Speech to Text in Python with Deep Learning in 2 minutes

We will also be announcing the winner of the Lucky Draw soon!

Blogathon - 12 is currently live! Register Now:

The extremely popular and much anticipated Data Science Blogathon returns!

What if you could earn money for every article you publish in the blogathon? That’s the incredible opportunity in front of you! 

With over 1200+ articles so far getting thousands of views, we continue to recieve an overwhelming response from the community!

What are the Prizes on offer?

Every article that meets Analytics Vidhya’s standards will be published on the Analytics Vidhya blog and will receive INR 1,000 (≅ USD 15) as a base reward.

There are a few special categories where the reward ramps up! If you article falls under any of the below categories, you will be eligible for the base price of INR 1500 (≅ USD 22):

  1. Data Engineering
  2. MLOPs
  3. Computer Vision
  4. Natural Language Processing
  5. Deep Learning

* Base reward is applicable to articles with views >=500

*Note that the article will have to be technical and code-based in nature to be eligible for the above special categories. Listicles or career articles will not count.

If you are a member of Analytics Vidhya Creators Club, your base reward will be calculated accordingly.

This is in addition to the winners prizes and the bonus amount that you would receive depending on the views!

The top 3 winners will be judged based on the number of unique pageviews on their articles.

1st Prize: INR 10,000

2nd Prize: INR 5,000

3rd Prize: INR 3,000

And that’s not all! More Prizes!

We always appreciate the extra effort our community members put in, so if your article generates:

  • More than 15000 views, you get INR 2,000 as a bonus, 
  • More than 5000 views, you get INR 1,000 as a bonus 

regardless of where you finish in the above category!

A Special Award Category - Win the new iPad!

You read that right - you even stand an opportunity to win the new iPad! Every author in the blogathon will be eligible to win the new iPad through a lucky draw where a single winner will be chosen!

This is an unmissable opportunity to get your hands on the latest Apple iPad that has the world swooning. Imagine the writing and reading you’ll be able to accomplish on this blazing fast tablet.

How do I Participate?

To enter the competition, just press the register button above. Once the competition starts on August 20th midnight, head over to and start writing. It’s that simple!

Note that it takes us upto 36 hours to review and provide feedback for each article. And once you see ‘Published’ on the Editor, give it up to 6 hours for the article to reflect on the Analytics Vidhya blog.

Please make sure to add a couple of lines about yourself and a link to your social media such as LinkedIn, etc. at the end of your article for better visibility.

The leaderboard will reflect one article per author. If you want to submit 2 or more articles, those will count as separate entries.

The submissions will close on 13th September 2021, 23:59 IST (GMT +5:30 hrs). We will provide an extra week to work on any feedback we give, provided the article has been submitted before the deadline.

Even though you need to submit your article by 11.59 pm on September 13th the views for your article will count until September 20th, 11.59 pm. So keep sharing your article after it's been published to increase your chances of winning!

Note: We update the leaderboard twice a day. There is no set time for the update per se. But check back in the afternoon and late evening to see the latest views.

When will the winners be declared?

The winners will be announced on September 21st, 2021. You can view the leaderboard tab to see the ranking for the number of views.


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