Prime Minister Innovative Learning Program: DHRUV has been launched by the Government of India to identify talented children and encourage them to enhance their skills and knowledge. At centers of excellence across the country, children gifted by renowned experts in various fields will be mentored and nurtured, so that they can reach their full potential.
What is DHRUV?
DHRUV has brought 60 talented students, 30 science students and 30 performing arts students from schools across India, both government and private, roughly in the 9th to 12th grades. The initiative acts as a bridge between the students and the famous. Experts help students to interact and learn from experts to enhance their knowledge and skills by providing the right exposure, learning and opportunities.
A program like DHRUV will help students take their rightful place in Indian commissions, as scientists, research scholars, entrepreneurs or experts in any field while helping to bring about a significant improvement in various fields. The first batch of DHRUV program was implemented during October 2019.
Key features of DHRUV
The program is named after a pole star called DHRUV Tara. The main objective of the program is to allow students to realize their full potential and contribute to society.
- The aim of the program is to cover two areas, Science and Arts.
- The program has been launched from the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO).
- Around 60 students from class 9 to class 12 are selected across the country.