It is a matter of pride for us to share with you that a project of Pavni Gupta, Class IX student of Apeejay School, Faridabad, has received a grant of Rs 10,000 under the INSPIRE Scheme.

Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) scheme is one of the flagship programs of the Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India.

The objective of the INSPIRE scheme is to motivate original ideas/innovations rooted in Science and societal applications to foster a culture of creativity and innovative thinking among school children.

The INSPIRE Awards - MANAK (Million Minds Augmenting National Aspirations and Knowledge), being executed by DST with National Innovation Foundation – India (NIF) aims to motivate students studying in classes VI to X towards the originality of thought and innovative solutions.

Pavni's Project ‘Automated Toilet Seat Uplift Mechanism’ using the concept of ‘Hydraulics’ focuses on sanitation manners and toilet etiquettes, essential for good hygiene & better health.