BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT TO BE
- Deepalaya partners with “28 States, Techkriti 2013” (A festival of IIT Kanpur)
Our country is plagued by various pressing issues like poverty, corruption. Techkriti’13, the annual Technical and Entrepreneurship festival of IIT Kanpur, supported by Deepalaya, brings us 28 States- an unparalleled national event which seeks diverse perspectives from participants around the country regarding the problems faced in their states. It is a unique platform where young ignited minds, representing their home state, brainstorm to reach to a consensus regarding the burning issues in the country and change India.
The participants have submitted their essays on the aboive topic.Those shortlisted will participate in a Group Discussion which will be moderated by eminent personalities including Indian Administrative officers, Editors and young leaders like Aseem Trivedi, the cartoonist and activist. Also, the EVnt aims to come up with innovative solutions that could be implemented by the government and have a strong and lasting impact on the society.
For more information visit - http://techkriti.org/initiatives/28states.php
In addition to the prize money announced by the organizers, winners will get a great opportunity to serve the society depending on their areas of interests and capability as Deepalaya will give them a prospect to intern with them. The internship will be from six weeks to six months depending on the availability of time.
For further details on internships visit - http://www.deepalaya.org/node/469