Annual Award Ceremony INVICTUS
“Winners are not people who never fail, but people who never quit”
The Annual Award Ceremony INVICTUS- Raising the Bar of Excellence, was held with pomp and grandeur on Saturday, 2nd November 2019, at DPS Kolar Road Bhopal. A total of 518 students were awarded 912 trophies and badges for academic and co curricular excellence.
The Chief Guest for the occasion was Mr. Praveen Agarwal, Chairman, Confederation of Indian Industry – Madhya Pradesh and Mr. Faisal Meer Khan, Director Operations, JSWS.
The occasion was made even more special with the benign presence of the proud parents of the awardees.
The event began with the lighting of the lamp to solicit the blessings of the Goddess Saraswati.
Ms. Vandana Dhupar Principal DPS Kolar in her welcome address expressed her gratitude to the august gathering for their gracious presence. She also applauded the hard work of all the students whose academic contributions will set new benchmarks for themselves, and also spur their peers to aim for greater heights. The welcome address was followed by Durga Stuti (Welcome Dance).
The first round of felicitation began with Shri Hari Mohan Gupta Academic Excellence Awards, Late Shri Somwati Devi Gupta Scholarship for Best Sports Person and Proficiency Awards.
In the second round of felicitation the students were awarded Marker Cup, Star Badge, Star Tie , Blue Blazer, Scholar Trophy, Star Trophy, Outstanding Awards (CCA Prize) and Budding Star.
Swatch Bharat, a street play ( Nukkad Natak ) on cleanliness drive enthralled the audience with the mind elevating message and performance of the young DIPSITES. The Chief Guest in his pearls of wisdom congratulated and motivated the students and urged them to keep the flag of their school flying high.
This was followed by the next set of Awards in which students were conferred with the Scholar Badge and Full Attendance Award for the Academic Year 2018-19. The memorable day came to an end with Applaudir (congratulations song) that acknowledged the efforts of the young DIPSITES and rejuvenated their zeal to be the best in coming academic sessions.
The programme ended with the vote of thanks proposed by Tisya Yadav, Captain Gulmohar House.