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Current Scholars

2022 Batch

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Abhishek B Gowda

Abhishek B Gowda is 19 years old and is from Hassan, Karnataka. He completed his class 12 with 91.6 % from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Mavinakere, Hassan. Currently, he is studying  Bsc Hons Agriculture at the University Of Agricultural Sciences, Banglore. He is highly passionate about becoming an ARS scientist. He wants to pursue a Ph.D. in Agriculture and wants to fulfill his dream to be an agricultural scientist. His hobbies are reading books and listening to podcasts. He believes that Navodaya and Vahani are the biggest turning points in his life.

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Animesha is a determined and laborious girl of age 18. She's been born and brought up in the city of Bhiwani, Haryana.
Recently, she completed her schooling from Delhi World Public School, Bhiwani with an excellent result in her 12th standard (Non-Medical). She secured 95% in her boards making her parents proud. Currently, she is pursuing her honors degree in B.Sc from the Mathematics department at Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi. After graduation, she aspires to be a civil servant and serve the society back. She wishes to be a proud, independent and confident girl by taking a reputed place in society. Animesha has great discipline and leadership skills which was a reason for her becoming a discipline captain in her school. She has various hobbies like reading, music, painting and swimming. She is also actively taking part in her college activities. She abides by a quote that says ' Life without passion is like a body without a soul'. She believes in living with a purpose and a positive attitude in the world.

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Anjali Kumari

I come from a small village in Darbhanga district of Bihar. I came to Delhi for my studies. My father works at a CNG Pump. I got 94.4% in my 10th Grade and 92% in 12th. I got an AIR of 17125 in NEET 2022. I believe in working hard and being dedicated for my goal. I want to become a very good doctor and help as many as I can. Especially in the rural areas where the health facilities are inadequate I want it to make accesable to all. Another field where I want to work is women education. I still feel that people in villages are not ready to send their girl children for higher education. I want to change their mentality. I believe that with all my efforts I shall be able to achieve my ambition a day.

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Anshuman Sundarsingh 

Anshuman Sundarsingh is a 18-year-old boy with a basket full of dreams from a

small village in Nayagarh of Odisha state. He completed his education from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Nayagarh. From a very early stage of life, he was familiar with all the struggles his family faced to provide him with a good backbone in his studies. He also secured 93.6% in 10th and 91.4% in his 12th examination. Currently, he is doing in Petroleum Engineering at Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Jais. He was also represented his NVS BHOPAL region in National Badminton Camp. He is also joined many student chapters in their college and a student's NGO which provide various facilities to the people of the neighborhood area. His hobbies include playing sports and reading books basically related to life history of big renowned persons. His aim is to become a good

person in his life.

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Anushka Patel 

Anushka is the topper of her batch in 12th scoring 94%. She believes that life has given her a lot starting from her schooling in JNV to free coaching from Dakshana and then becoming a part of the Vahani Scholarship, She is just grateful to all of them and she wants to follow their path and give back to the society. She is also interested in debates, giving speeches and other things related to literature. And she strongly believes that one should try to do whatever one wants and can because the regret of not trying hurts more than the failure. She looks forward to exploring more things in life and learning new skills. 

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Anushka Singh 

Anushka is from Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh. She attended Vidyagyan School in Bulandshahr for her formal education. In the 12th CBSE board exams, she received a grade of 97.2%. 
Anushka is currently enrolled in the B.A. Eco. (Hons.) program at Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC)- Delhi University(DU).
Anushka is an avid reader who enjoys conversing about books. She strives to approach situations with an open mind and is a wonderful friend.
She values meaningful conversations, diverse discussions, empathy and growth. Hence, Learning is a constant part of her life.

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Ashish Agrawal 

Ashish Is a young and passionate boy of 18. He hails from Varanasi- The Religious Capital of India. In Class 12 CBSE Board exams he was District Topper In PCMB Category with 97.2 %. He is an evergreen learner. Currently, he is pursuing his BSc Mathematics Honours degree from the No. 1 Co-ed college of India (NIRF: 1) Hindu College, University of Delhi. He served as School Head Boy and Vice Head Boy in his School. He is a National Level finalist in CBSE Science Exhibition. He was Colgate Scholar and Inspire Awardee. He has an interest in teaching. He believes that the more you teach, the better you learn. He has a YouTube channel named " Ashish Agrawal- Hindu College". He is inclined towards data science. He is an active learner and explorer.

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Beeshan Surya S 

Beeshan is from K Raguttahalli a village near Chintamani, Karnataka, and studied in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Mudipu (Mangalore). He is currently studying at BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore, Electronics and Communications Engineering.

Great visionaries like Dr. Vikram A Sarabhai, Homi Bhaba, and Dr. APJ Kalam always inspired him. Beeshan is always grateful to JNV, Avanti and Vahani. Because these organizations have always made him believe that "One can achieve anything with great vision and good purpose". He is a black belt in Karate and enjoys solving maths. He has also won several prizes in Abacus and karate. 

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BHAVANA K M, 19, hails from Chikkamagaluru. She has completed her schooling from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Mavinakere, Hassan. Currently pursuing B.Tech. in civil engineering from National Institute of Technology Surathkal. Her ambition in life is to get growth in her profile along with her work and social growth. This involves getting her ideal job where her knowledge and skills are put to good use and growing with a company where she can continue to learn and take on additional responsibilities that test her potential and where she can make a valued contribution to the company. Her biggest dream is to make her family proud and happy. She feels lucky and blessed to be a part of Vahani and Navodaya family.

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Divanshi Jain

Divanshi is a hardworking, disciplined and passionate girl of 17, living in New Delhi. Recently she completed her schooling from RPVV Lajpat Nagar. She secured 96.6% in her boards and also qualified JEE Mains and Advanced with a decent rank. She is now pursuing her B.Tech in CSE from NSUT Dwarka. After her undergrad, she aims to bring changes to society through her skills. She aims to be in a cyber-safe society and take part in all the necessary steps for the development of the society. She is an academically well child who has earned medals in her field including olympiads and mental math competitions. 

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Gaurav Ramsing Bibe 

Gaurav is 19 years old and comes from Buldana, Maharashtra. He has completed his schooling with 90 % in 10th CBSE BOARD Examination and 87% in 12th CBSE BOARD Examination from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Shegaon, Buldhana. Now he is pursuing his Bachelor of Technology in Aerospace Engineering from Ajeenkya D Y Patil University, Pune. He is good at sports as he loves to play cricket, volleyball and football and also likes making innovative and creative things. His dream is to become a good engineer and researcher and passionate about to serve for the nation in his field.

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Ilma Khan

Ilma comes from a challenging background where girls' education is not a priority in most cases which makes her more focused and dedicated toward her goals.  She is passionate about sports and was on the school volleyball team. She has always been a social enthusiast and has always looked out for the welfare of the disadvantaged community. She has been involved in many community services such as Special Adult Literacy Drive, Garbage Management Project and Cleanliness drive. She has also taught students in a government school in her village. She wishes to be an independent, strong and confident girl who could change the society and help the needy.

Currently, she is pursuing B.A.(Hons.) Psychology from Kamala Nehru College, Delhi University.

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Jayanth is a hard-working boy with a curious mind and a quest to learn new things. He was born and grew up in a village situated in Karnataka state. He secured 97 percent in Boards and stood first in his class. Now he is currently pursuing Under graduation in MBBS in one of the top Government Medical college in Karnataka, Shivmogga Institute of Medical Sciences, SHIVAMOGGA. He wants to become a Cardiologist and do research in the same field in the coming years. He enjoys reading books and listening to music.

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Kajal Gupta 

Kajal is a passionate and hardworking girl comes from Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh. She has completed her schooling from VidyaGyan Sitapur and currently pursuing B.Tech in computer science at Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan. Wants to become a successful software engineer. She is a National level Basketball player and has been two times champion at CBSE Basketball Cluster. She is organized and has the ability to prioritize her work effectively. She is always willing to work with a flexible schedule and high workload. Possesses good leadership qualities and creativity in new subjects. A quick learner and has a positive attitude to carry out her work. She is polite and helpful in nature. Takes the thoughts and feelings of others into account before communicating with them and is always ready to help others. Since she had the privilege of studying from VidyaGyan and then becoming a Vahani scholar which made a lot of difference in her life. Similarly she also wants to create a difference in the life of people by starting something by herself for a social cause.

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Karan Kumar

Karan is a 19 years old ambitious boy who comes from an underprivileged background. He hails from Madhubani, Bihar. He completed his 12th standard from the SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE, KALKAJI with 93% Score. Presently, he is pursuing ( Information Technology) from Bhagwaan Parshuram Institute of Technology, New Delhi. He likes to read articles and play volleyball. He strongly follows the sayings of Mahatma Gandhi and Swami Vivekanand. He aims to serve society and the nation as a responsible engineer.

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Muskaan Kashyap

My name is Muskaan Kashyap, I am from New Delhi. I believe in taking on challenges with a smile! I am pursuing my Bachelor's in English Hons from Gargi college, DU. I have done my schooling from the School of Excellence kalkaji, ND. I scored 91.4% in class 12th. I have taken English Hons so that I can learn how to put my spontaneous thoughts and emotions on a piece of paper in a formalized manner. I am a person who loves to explore new and exciting things and to live a fruitful life, I engage myself in various activities like meditation, exercise, cooking, listening to songs, watching movies, reading, dancing, writing journals etc. I believe in beautiful imperfections. I too come with my own set of strengths and areas of development. When it comes to my strengths, they help me achieve things that I set out to achieve. To begin with, I am good at building sustainable relationships. I can find common ground with strangers and can make people feel comfortable in my presence. Because of this, people trust me and reach out to me for help. Furthermore, I’m a natural leader. To substantiate- I am a responsible and trustworthy keeping people motivated. My action-oriented nature makes people trust me. I have been made the leader of my group on a Delhi Government Project for students called “Business Blaster”. My empathy helps me understand other people’s stories a lot better, making me a good listener and see others’ problems as my own problems. I dream of becoming an actress one day as I feel acting will provide me with an opportunity to use my strengths and interest areas like social work, reading, and sports. When I do acting sessions with my friends, I have realized it makes me feel relaxed, positive, and energetic. Most importantly through my acts, I believe I can make a difference and positive contribution to society.

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Nikita Ojha

Nikita Ojha is 18 years old. She hails from a small village of Pithoragarh Uttarakhand. Recently she completed her 12th from Him Jyoti School, Dehradun by securing 89.6% in her boards. Currently, she got admission to Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar Uttarakhand for Btech biotechnology. After graduation Nikita aims to pursue her post graduation and wants to set an example for her village, where most of the girls are not allowed to pursue higher education and forced to marry at an early age. She has keen interest for debating, compering, quizzing and reading story books. Participating in CBSE Sahodaya MUN in her very first attempt and winning the promising delegate award has enhanced her quest to know about the world and help those in need. She enjoys reading fiction and is inspired by Paulo Coelho's "The Alchemist" novel. She also loves writing and participation in various competition during her school days is testimony for the same. She also has leadership skills and was the Junior House Captain, Vice House Captain and House Captain of her house during her school days. She believes in being grateful for everything we have got in life, because there are many who are not able to get whatever we have,therefore she wants to work for improving the conditions of children living in slum areas where they have to carry on the business of their family because of the circumstances they meet with and also aims to work for people living in the villages. Hardwork and dedication has been the mantras of her life. Him Jyoti family has been the greatest source of learning for her because wherever she is whatever she is it's all because of this family where she spent entire 8 years of her life. She is very blessed and fortunate to have got two families:- Him Jyoti and vahani and is deeply indebted to both the families. In future she plans to contribute back to the same family. She considers Late Shri Sudarshan Agarwal Sir as her role model and would like to help rhe children from humble background like Sir.

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Nithyashree G R 

I am Nithyashree G R. I am from Bangalore.I did my schooling in Jawahar Navodaya vidyalaya Bangalore urban from class 6th to 12th .I passed my class 12th with 96 percentage.I feel lucky for being a part of 2 wonderful families,ie vahani and jnv , which taught and are teaching me a lot many things to develop myself to bring the change in my community.I am good at sketching,playing,singing and also dancing (classical).I have also cleared my junior level bharatanatyam examination with good grades.After my graduation,i wanted to clear competitive exams and get into a good government job,as it hold some amount of power to change our society and I am willing to do so.

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Palak Gupta 

Palak is a passionate girl of 17. She belongs to Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh. Recently, she has completed her schooling from Vidyagyan School,Sitapur and secured 95% in her boards. Currently, she is pursuing BMS from HR college of commerce and economics, Mumbai. After graduation Palak wants to be a HR manager in a renowned company and present herself as an independent and confident woman. In the future she wants to be a successful entrepreneur and start an NGO to help poor people. Being from an underprivileged background she gets continuous motivation to be focused, determined and dedicated. Dancing is her passion. Her hobbies are Group discussions and reading. Helping people and taking initiative are her inner qualities.

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Piyush Rajwar 

My name is piyush rajwar come from a small village in purulia district of west bengal . I completed my 10 from Jawahar Navodaya vidyalaya purulia with 93 percentage And class 12 class 12 from Jawahar Navodaya vidyalaya pune with 91.8% . Currently i am pursuing mbbs from Rg kar Medical college and Hospital kolkata. My aim is to be a good doctor as well as a good person . My hobbies are playing vollyball, reading books and listening music.

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Pragya Mishra 

Pragya Mishra is 18 years old and lives in Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh. She scored 92.6 % in her 10th and cleared 12th with 90.6% from Vidyagyan school, Sitapur. She was also a basketball player in school team and has played at national level. Besides, she has also participated in many cultural activities and competitions. Currently she is pursuing B.Sc ( 1st year) in Hospitality and Hotel Management from Delhi institute of hotel management. She was fascinated by the hotel industry as it was a totally different sector which drew her interest in it. The increasing demand in hotel sector and it's changing scenario on international level reinforced her interest to take this subject as her undergraduate course. In future years she aspire to be a famous hotelier and open up her own hotel. In her me time she loves to play badminton and listen music.

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Prakash S Rathod 

Prakash S Rathod Prakash hails from Bijapur, Karnataka.He completed his class 10th from JNV Bagalkote.After that he selected for Dakshana Foundation which provides free coaching for JEE and NEET. He secured 92.6% in class 12th boards. Currently he persuing B_Tech in computer science and engineering from IIT Bombay.He belongs to an underprivileged background which makes him more focused and dedicated towards his goals.He is passinated towards programming and aims to become a web developer. Moreover he cleared National Talent Search Examination, National level Wrestling player. In future he wants to start a Educational trust which provides free education to unprivileged students. His motivation was his father.

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Prashanth J

I come from a small Village in Raichur district Karnataka State. I have completed my schooling from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Koppal Karnataka.I completed my 12th by securing 94% in Science stream.Currently I am pursuing my B.Tech from National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal in Electric and Electronic Engeenering Department.My Hobbies are playing Basketball,Solving Rubik's Cube. I believe in thought of Alexander Graham Bell "The achievement of one goal should be the starting point another". my next goal is to get a good placement and make my parents Happy .after that I look forward to donate and contribute to the members of society who are in need and struggling to come up .

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Princy Shukla

Princy is a passionate and helpful girl of 17. She belongs to Gonda district of Uttar Pradesh. She has recently completed her class XII from VidyaGyan School, Sitapur getting 96.4 % in her boards making everyone proud. Singing is her passion. Adding to it, she also loves anchoring, reading, dancing and travelling. Princy has taken admission in Sophia College for Women, Mumbai to pursue her higher studies in Bachlors of Journalism and Mass Communication. Being a successful Journalist, she wants to serve her nation truly. She has performed in national competitions and won many trophies in singing. Not leaving her passion behind, she is also taking classes for Singing and would make this as her career choice along with Journalism. Coming from a backward place, she is fully aware of the opportunities she gets and wants to achieve great heights in her life. She firmly believes in working for what one aspires to do and follows the philosophy of just go with the flow. 

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Priyanshu Yadav 

Priyanshu Yadav is an intelligent and ambitious boy of 17. He comes from Ayodhya, UP. He completed his primary education in a local school. Then he qualified JNVST exam in class 5th and got admission in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Gauriganj, Amethi. He studied there till 10th class. In class 7th and 8th he participated in cluster level chess meet organized by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti and in 9th class he went for nationals in chess. In class 10 board he scored 85.4 % marks and cleared selection test of Dakshana. Dakshan is an NGO which provides free coaching of JEE and NEET to the selected students. There he prepared for JEE advanced and got category rank 8 in JEE advance-2022. Currently he is pursuing Dual degree ( B.Tech+ M.Tech) in computer science and engineering from IIT Delhi. Now he is interested in coding and cherish his hobbies of painting and playing chess.

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Rima Saha

I am a village girl, want to be an example for our society through my hard work and positivity. I want to be an independent, strong and want to do something creative or something new in my life. I am very ambitious about my goal. I want to explore the new cultures of our society in India as it is full of diversity. In Darjeeling, is full of biodiversity and scenic beauty is here which attracts me a lot. I love plants and nature and after my studies I want to do research about plants and the genetics of such species. I was the head member of the music club in our school. I have represented our school many times in inter-school competitions. Also I had taken part in music completion, recitation completion, dancing competition, poem writing, and article writing. I got 3rd position in essay writing competition organized by NVS in 2021. I am very happy and blessed to be a part of the Vahani family. And I will do my best in the future and will achieve my goal through my hard work and also want to spread positivity to the students for upcoming developing society .

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Rutuparnna Mahananda

Rutuparnna Mahananda hails from Odisha. She has completed her 12th standard from JNV Belpada.Currently she is pursuing MBBS From AIIMS Raipur. Her goal is to become a good doctor and serve people.She loves reading novel in her leisure time.

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Sakshi Yadav 

Sakshi Yadav is a hardworking girl and  hails from Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh. She completed her higher secondary education from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rath, Hamirpur. She secured 92.4% in 12th class and 87.6% in class 10th. She is currently pursuing Bachelor in law ( integrated) from Banasthali Vidyapith Women University Rajasthan, Jaipur. She feels lucky to be part of the Navodaya and Vahani family. She wants to serve the nation. She loves to write poems on social problems and relationships and plays sports. She enjoys learning new things and loves to explore new things.

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Shiva Kumar

Shivakumar is 18 year old and he is from udupi, Karnataka.He completed his 12 th Class at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Udupi and secured 95.2 percentage.Currently he is pursuing his Btech in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning from RV College of Engineering Banglore.He wants to be a successful engineer and contribute to the growth of society for the betterment of people.He loves to play cricket and football .He has interest in reading mythological books and he is blessed to be the part of two great families : Vahani and Navodaya

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Shreya Singh 

Shreya is a young girl of 17. She hails from Lucknow (also know city of nawabs) ,Uttar Pradesh. She completed her schooling from Rani Laxmi Bai Memorial School with a score of 93% in her class 12th CBSE board exam. She has also got a perfect score of 100 in computer science in her class 12 board exam. Currently she is pursuing her bachelor's in computer application from Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Management and Information Technology,delhi.(affiliated to GGSIPU). After this she wantsto pursuing her master's in computer application and make her career in the field of app development.Besides academics,she also likes to listen music and dance. She also has keen interest in poetry writing. She has also bagged second position at National Level Slogan Writing competition by Nuclear Power Corporation of India.

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Shubham Kumar

I hail from Panchitara, a village in Bihar's Nalanda district. I recently completed my class 12th board from the "College of Commerce, Arts, and Science', Patna with  an 89.4% grade from the Bihar State Education Board (BSEB). I'm currently enrolled in Christ University, Bangalore, for the "BBA Honours" program. I wish to pursue an MBA at a prestigious business school overseas or in India when I graduate. I want to be a self-sufficient, driven, and successful entrepreneur who can influence social change and aid the less fortunate. I am a driven, disciplined, honest, diligent, kind, and emotional individual. Since I come from a low-income family and am aware of the challenges involved in obtaining a great education in India, I want to strive to enhance the country's educational system and ensure that everyone has access to it. I firmly believe in leading a life that benefits society and will be admired in the future.

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Siddhant Ghildiyal 

I come from a small village in Darbhanga district of Bihar. I came to Delhi for my studies. My father works at a CNG Pump. I got 94.4% in my 10th Grade and 92% in 12th. I got an AIR of 17125 in NEET 2022. I believe in working hard and being dedicated for my goal. I want to become a very good doctor and help as many as I can. Especially in the rural areas where the health facilities are inadequate I want it to make accesable to all. Another field where I want to work is women education. I still feel that people in villages are not ready to send their girl children for higher education. I want to change their mentality. I believe that with all my efforts I shall be able to achieve my ambition a day.

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Sushmitha is a calm and tactful girl from Karnataka. She completed her schooling from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya. She scored 92% and 94% in her class 10th and 12th boards respectively. Currently she is persuing chemical engineering in BMS College of Engineering Bangalore. She aims to crack UPSC and be an IAS Officer. She wants to break all the stereotypes of this society. She wants to uphold the importance of equity over equality. She loves to read fantasies and fictions. She always helps people find suitable solutions in their checkmate situations.She believes that facing all the obstacles in life bravely is the best solution for our every problems.

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Sweety Yadav 

Sweety is a dedicated and hardworking student. She hails from Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. She completed her schooling from Vidyagyan Bulandshahr, a philanthropic institution for meritorious students belonging to underprivileged backgrounds. Her hobbies are reading, singing and listening to music. She secured 96.6 percent in her board exams. She also scored 95.5 percent in her CUET exam . Currently she is doing BA programme (Political science+ Psychology) from Lady Shri Ram college.
After graduating, she intends to clear the UPSC and contribute her bit for the betterment of society.
She lives by the principle "Ubuntu," which translates to "I am because we are," and believes that civil services will provide her the platform to put this concept into practise.

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Umashankara is an ambitious boy of 19. He hails from Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka. He achieved 95.6% in 12th from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Hebri. He secured good scores in the NEET exam and is currently pursuing MBBS at Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Karnataka. He aims to become an empathetic and competent doctor. He wants to improve the overall well-being of society and make health facilities more accessible to those in need. His rural background makes him determined and dedicated to administering medical needs to underprivileged people. He is passionate about composing poetry and literature and cooking dishes from southern India. He deeply believes in preserving the thriving life in ourselves and to remain grateful to society for supporting him to achieve his goals.

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Vishnu Jain 

My name is Vishnu Jain and I hail from Jaipur, Rajasthan. I have completed my schooling from Mahaveer Public School, Jaipur where I was able to secure an above average score of 88% in my 12th Board Exams. I am currently pursuing my Bachelor's of Technology in Metallurgy and Materials Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee(Uttarakhand).I have Qualified the prestigious JEE Advanced Exam 2022 and also got All India Rank 3 in Junior Skills Championship under Solar Energy category. I have always been passionate about technology and computer science since I was a child. I had a keen interest in coding and developing new software, as well as in the mathematics behind them. My hobbies include photography, playing chess, and listening to music. I also enjoy traveling and exploring new places in my free time. My goal is to become an expert in Software engineering and work on innovative projects that can benefit the world and work with teams like Vahani and support them financially. I aspire to make the most of my college experience and make lifelong friendships with peers who share common interests. I am excited to learn more about computer science and apply my knowledge to real-world situations. I am also eager to explore the various career options available in the field and gain valuable experience. I am determined to take full advantage of the resources available to me and make a positive contribution to the world. I am enthusiastic to start this new journey and I am sure that I will make the most of it.

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Shubham Kumar

I come from a middle class family from Bihar. My father works in a factory as a labour in Delhi. The education facilities in the village were not that good so he brought me here for educational purposes. With a dream that I'll bring some change in the family condition. I got 95.2% in 10th and 95.4% in 12th. I got and All India Rank of 2918 in the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test through which I got this medical college. I feel myself very lucky because my life has given me a lot of things. Some of which I couldn't even imagine of. Being in a I was lucky to be a part of the Teach For India Family through which I got to explore a lot and meet a lot of people. I always say that whatever I am is just the reflection of people I've met throughout my life. A lot of people have put in efforts in my life and now it's my turn to do something similar, to impact lives just as I was. I believe in doing the process with full of the efforts, rest everthing is not in our control.

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Riya is a deligent girl. She is the resident of a small village Daparkha ,Bihar. She belongs to a family which is economically weak. She has completed her schooling from Govt. Sr. Sec. School Dundahera (Gurugram), Haryana by securing 94.2% in class 10th and 92.25% in class 12th . She is going to pursue hons) from KCC Institute of Technology & Management, indraprastha University. She has been actively participated in debates, essay writing etc. She enjoys reading books, listening to music and watching cartoons. She loves to solve maths problem. She is a dedicated girl and dreams of becoming a CA. She likes to learn from people.

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Amar Kumar

Amar Kumar is a laborious boy of 18 . He belongs to Mau, Uttar Pradesh. He was a student of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya till 10th std. And later he qualified Dakshana foundations and completed his 12th from there. He just took the admission in IIT Guwahati.
Amar wishes to be independent and confident in his life . His hard work will lead him to his final destination. He is very devoted and dedicated boy . He has great communications and leadership skills . Amar strongly believes in the self confidence theory!
Moreover, he is very interested in participating in different activities and sports .
He believes in the ultimate goal of society to lead a good and happy life. 

Yogeshwari H D 

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Yogeshwari is an active and ambitious girl of 18 years old. She hails from Hassan, Karnataka. She completed her schooling in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Hassan. She always feels proud to say, that she is a Navodayan. Currently she is pursuing her bachelor's degree in Bsc. Biotechnology from JSS arts, commerce and science college, Mysore. After completing her under graduation she aims to pursue an MBA degree and follow her dream to become a better manager. As she is from an unprivileged background, she have seen the problems faced by her parents so keenly. She wants to see her parents happy always. So she is trying hard to reach her goal.
She is good in handling the situations, she always try to come up with different ways to solve the problem and manage the situation. She is having a hobby of doing arts and making creative artworks. She feels drawing as one of her happiness, and she likes to watch anime.
She had always been active in sports.She likes to play basketball and she was an athlete during her schooling. She got many prizes and medals in sports. 
She is an optimistic. She always try to think positive and tries to make other's to be positive in their hard times. She gets mingled with people so easily and make them to feel she is one of them, that's one of her good qualities. She considers her as so lucky to be in a Navodayan family as well as Vahani family, which gave a turning point in her life. She wants to be an independent and passionate women and to be an example for others to keep encouraging themselves to achieve their dreams.. she wants to give back to the society by helping the needy people and live her life with satisfaction.

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Ananya K U

I am ANANYA K U . I am from a Village in Karnataka. I worked hard to get into JNV. My parents wanted me to get into english medium school. But due to my family's low income, that dream was almost a dream. But when i got into JNV. My parents were the most happiest people on earth. I got good score in 10th and 12th. Because of that i got good scores in KCET. I got EC in SJC Mysore in the 3rd round. Me and my parents were so much overwhelmed by my allotment. I'm happy that my dream is no longer a dream. But is going to be a reality!!

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I am a positive minded and optimistic Navodaya from Hassan.I completed my studies in JNV Hassan .I have scored 94.2%in my class 12 boards.I am currently pursuing B.E in computer science engineering in JSST University Mysore.I am passionate in mathematics ,so i trust that one has to do the work as per their interest..i am always trying my best for innovative ideas for solve the problem at ease.Designing new things with accountable advantanges to the welfare of country is my dream.I do pencil sketches ,silhouette drawings and quote writing.i have participated in many co curricular activities in my schooling days.i have been part of scouts and guides .i believe that whenever may life plants me.,i bloom with grace.

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Sushant Jaiswal

Sushant Jaiswal is 18 years old and hails from Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh. From class 6 he studied in VidyaGyan School Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh. He got 97.2% in class 10th. He cleared his class 12th with 98.2% and topped in Sitapur district. While studying in class 12 he prepared for the CLAT exam and secured AIR rank 39 in the OBC category. He got admission to the National School of India University, Bangalore which is the best university to pursue a career in Law. He is a very hardworking and ambitious student. He feels if one has a dream in life it can be achieved with dedication and constant effort. He likes to help students who have a dream to clear CLAT and get admission to top National Law Universities. He is very grateful to VidyaGyan family for helping him to study till class 12th and Vahani Family for further studies to achieve his aim. He wishes to give back to society. 

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Gouri S

Gouri S is 19 yrs old and is from Trivandrum,  Kerala. She completed her 12th with 99% from GMGHSS Pattom, Trivandrum. Currently, she is studying BDS at Annoor dental college and hospital, Muvattupuzha, Ernakulam. She wants to become an Oncologist and help as many cancer patients and save their life. Her hobbies are Dancing, Singing, and listening to music. She loves making others happy and bringing a smile to their face.

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Duryodhan Deep

Duryodhan hails from a small village of Odisha namely Pudisada. He is a determined and hardworking boy. Despite sorrounded by challenging situations, he is always headed by his goals. His family's support has always been a motivation all the time. Duryodhan completed his schooling in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Balangir. Then he went to Dakshana Valley, Pune for preparation of JEE. Now, he is studying at IIT Guwahati, pursuing BTech in Computer Science Engineering. He loves to sing and play Hockey. He always wishes to learn wherever he finds an opportunity and develop himself.

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Vaishali Pandey 

Vaishali Pandey is currently  pursuing my B.Pharma from DIT university Dehradun. She secured 90.8% in class 12th and completed schooling from Him Jyoti School,Dehradun. She belongs to Baheshwar, Uttarakhand. She is very thrilled to explore the college life and keen to learn about medicines. She looks up to make the best of my studies and someday be a Drug Inspector. She is a good writer, She loves to participate in debating, and street plays.

She believes that education is the strongest weapon that one can have and vahani is helping her by supporting her dreams.

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Bharti Bisht 

Bharti is a hardworking and dedicated girl of 18.She is from one of the most beautiful district of Uttarakhand known as Nainital.She has completed her schooling from Him Jyoti School Dehradun and has scored 89.8 % in her 12 board examination.She from the very starting wanted to serve the society ,wanted to see smiling faces and wanted to cure the miseries of the wanted people and to achieve her dreams she is doing Bachelors in pharmacy from DIT university dehradun .She comes from a farming background so she knows what hardwork means to her also she believes that no matter how far your goal is you can achieve it with hardwork, dedication and optimistic view.
She want to become an independent women and she got this inspiration from her mother . Practicing her hobbies are her favourite pastime things as she practice her hobbies in front of a mirror and she enjoy doing that.Bharti has a great leadership qualities also and she was the vice house prefect and later the house prefect of her school.she is a confident and jolly natured girl also Bharti everytime looks for an opportunity to learn from others as she believes that learning makes one more confident and facing challenges as not the challenges but opportunities makes us stronger.

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Tejas Kumar.D

Tejas is a guy with high goals & ambition of age 17. He is from Banglore , Karnataka . He  completed his schooling from ' SFS HIGHSCHOOL' and ' NEW NATIONAL PU COLLEGE ' Banglore with flying colours , he secured 95.6 %in this Boards . 
He is currently pursuing his Bachelor of engineering (B.E) in information science and technology (ISE /IT) at 'JSSATE ' Banglore.
He aims to crack GATE exams and enroll in IIT or NIT to pursue his M.S . He is passionate to contribute something to society from his learning. He practices Drawing portraits, sketching animation , reading comics and painting as his hobbies . He has received many trophies and certificate in the cultural fest conducted in his inter school competition. He belives to make a impact on society and to lead a meaningful life in his span.


Basit Akeel

Basit is a perseverant and ardent philomath belonging to Kashmir. He's 18 has always been exceptionally well in curricular and co-curricular activities. He scored 98.8% is his class 10th and completed his schooling from KIE Higher Secondary School Srinagar with 97.8% marks . Straight after he qualified the JEE MAIN exam as well as NEET-UG and decided to go to medical field . He's pursuing his First Professional year of MBBS from Government Medical College Jammu . Basit aims to complete his MBBS , prepare and appear for USMLE exam to explore latest research and innovation with leading medical technologies in US as a Resident Doctor there in the field of Neurology, Cardiology, Oncology or Psychiatry . He belongs to a underprivileged background and that's what motivates him more to come out of all odds and do exceptionally well paving way for others. Furthermore he's an active participant of sports events and other extracurricular activities. He loves reading articles, books and teaching students as his hobbies .


Akanksha Rajput

Akanksha is 18 years old and is a resident of Mainpuri, Uttar Pradesh. Akanksha completed her schooling from Vidyagyan School, Bulandshahr with 94% in the 12th Board Examination. Currently, she is pursuing her undergraduate degree in B. A Program Psychology & Sociology from Kamala Nehru College, Delhi University. She plans to finish a two-year M.Phil programme at RCI (Rehabilitation Council of India) after earning her postgraduate degree to become a clinical psychologist. She enjoys gardening, crafting and listening to music. She is passionate about photography and loves travelling.

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