Anil Pradhan a.k.a. “Ideasman of India” is one of the revolutionary Educationalists of India. He is the Founder of IPSFRI (School for Rural Innovation), which is a noble initiative to educate the less-privileged students of Odisha through an interdisciplinary S.T.E.A.M. curriculum in 2015. He is also the founder of the Navonmesh Prasar Foundation. Felicitated with awards like Global Changemaker, Shambhavi Award and National Youth Icon Award. Anil has quit 3 cushy jobs to follow his dreams to educate students through an experimental approach to learning.
Navonmesh Prasar sets the standard for S.T.E.A.M. learning (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) through innovation in education pedagogy. Navonmesh Prasar Foundation is registered as a section-8 (a non-profit organization) under the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. We maintain an objective of improving the quality of education in rural and semi-rural areas through our programs on innovation, science, and technology.