Rajeev ChourasiyaJNV Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh I'd like to become a Dakshana scholar and hopefully attend IIT
Q1. Introduce your family to us ?….I belong to a simple middle calss family. My father along with my uncle runs a pan shop. My mother also worked as a local tailor to compensate the expenses and for my and my sister’s education.From my childhood i have seen my mother making “bidi” at home for late night to send me to as good as good school. My sister is of 4years and goes to local school, because good english meium school requires large fees which is beyond our reach and this hurts me soo much…!
And all what i need to do, is to complete my education and start earning to support my family, “it is common in india to kill the dreams under the foot of poverty “!
Q2. Why should you be awarded the Dakshana Scholarship ……………..Because, i want to be world class astrophysist and to be the one, i need the combination of faculties along with facilities and this is what iit’s promised to us along with great job opportunities! But my family don’t have enough to pay such a large fees for the coaching institutions , money is major constrained in my way to get good quality education, and to being a man i wanted to be….!
“Dakshana is like a lamp to my future….it gives me hope of breaking the god given lineage to be a poor…!
If i m not selected as a dakshana scholar i had to done B.sc. from a local college and have to be a part of huge crowd…!
Q3. What is your ambition in life ……………..I want to be a world class astrophysist, because the astonishing variety oof objects around me and the sky always fascinated me to explore the hidden secrets and seek out the true beauty of the universe.
I also want that my country have proud on me…!
By employing technology in every field, for innovating new level of human skills. I want to open skill centres to provide opportunities for umemployed peoples to learn and do their own bussiness instead of tramping for jobs.
Q5. Describe an incident in your life that has motivated/inspired you to do better……………..Once during a science fair I’ m able to meet a girl who lost her both hands in an accident but she don’t give up and continue to study and with the help of her mother and brother and her creativity she was able to make a model which was selected for the district level…! this let me think that “if she can in such a extenuating circumstances, then why can’t I……!”
Q6. Tell us about your interests and hobbies ……………..I’m interested in learning programming languages, and to be a public speaker…
Singing and thinking are the things i love most.