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Avanti Fellows

Avanti Fellows
Each year, over 6 million high-school graduates in India are denied the quality undergraduate education they deserve. A vast majority of these students come from low-income homes. Their exclusion from India’s top colleges prevent them from being equal participants in India’s economic growth and is a major contributor to India’s ever-widening [...]

Students Initiative for Integrated Ru...

SIIRD
Students Initiative for Integrated Rural Development (SIIRD) was born in 2006 when a few undergraduate students of IIT Roorkee with a desire to work in the area of rural development approached Prof. V.K. Nangia (Head, Dept. of Management Studies, IIT Roorkee) who sensitized the students with the problems and challenges faced by rural India an [...]

ANUSHRUTI “Nurturing Silence Creating...

Anushruti
According to various estimates, India has about 10 million deaf and more than 30 million who are hard of hearing. The misery of such people precipitates more when the society slams the door of development on them. Various NGOs, governmental organizations and private organization have taken a lead to give them a just place in the society. Anus [...]