In short, the Aim of PRAYAS is 'to Inspire and Enable'.

PRAYAS is an endeavour of IITK students, mainly focussed on providing education to the marginalized kids in and around IITK campus, atleast upto the level where they too can dream big.Presently a club under the Presidential Council in the Students' Gymkhana, IIT Kanpur.Its a voluntary service to promote the notion of 'Education for All' as a sustainable means of development.

  • To make quality education accessible to those who are deprived of it.
  • To inculcate values and provide moral education to the students.
  • To promote personal development of the students through various co-curricular activities like Music, Sports, Painting, Debates, Dance, Poetry, etc.
  • To create awareness about Health and Social issues and also about the 'Need of Education' among the students.
  • To develop a methodology of teaching that would attract the kids towards Education and prevent Drop-outs.