Shivam Kumar PandeyVidyagyan Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh I'd like to become a Dakshana scholar and hopefully attend IIT
Q1. Introduce your family to us ?….My family comprises of six members including me , my father , mother , and three of my siblings. My father ,a small farmer , is the owner of a barren land so he has to assort to work on the field of others as a daily wage labor. My Mother is a housewife. My elder sister is graduating from a local college affiliated to Allahabad University . One of my Younger brother is studying in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya , Chitrakoot while other is studying in the village in a government school.
Q2. Why should you be awarded the Dakshana Scholarship ……………..I am very ambitious of joining IIT ever since i joined VidyaGyan School and my performance is a proof of it but due to economic crises i will not be able afford any sort of coaching . i look ahead to be a Dakshna scholar and fulfill my dream of being an IITian.
If i am not selected to Dakshna i will look for other such institutes like Gale.
Q3. What is your ambition in life ……………..I wish to pursue my BTech from an IIT and change the situation of my village. whenever i go to the bed, I imagine the situation of my village after 7-8 years and to my surprise I find it one of the best village in the country.I want to shape my village just like i dream of it.
I would like to convert my small village into a micro city with my own hard work and efforts. I imagine my village after 5-6 years from now as one of the best villages in the country. A hub for education. No less than any city in terms of infrastructure or other facilities , just like it was done by an engineer in Raibareily , UP.
Q5. Describe an incident in your life that has motivated/inspired you to do better……………..My father could not complete his higher education as he became a victim of Bhopal Gas Tragedy ,however he has managed it very well to provide me the best of everything . This incident inspires me to work harder and harder everyday and to seek a smile on my parents face when i reach greater heights.
Q6. Tell us about your interests and hobbies ……………..My interests and hobbies are – Reading novels , solving puzzles ,debating , listening to soft music and songs , playing football and reading newspaper.