Member's Voice

FY 2023
  • Shreyansh Vikas Mishra
    Current Affiliation :
    Sai International School Bhubaneswar Odisha
    Country/Region :
    Name : Shreyansh Vikas Mishra

As a student of Sai International School Bhubaneswar Participating in the Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Sakura Science High School Program has had a profound impact on my life. Being selected for this prestigious program, facilitated by the Department of Science & Technology (DST) of the Government of India, was an immense honor and a lifelong privilege. It not only provided me with an opportunity to explore Japan's renowned science and technology institutes but also allowed me to witness firsthand the forefront of scientific advancements.

Throughout our exhilarating week-long journey in Japan, I had the privilege of visiting various remarkable locations and institutes that showcased Japan's technological marvels. One of the most indelible experiences was the chance to meet Japanese Nobel laureates. Their invaluable insights and extraordinary achievements served as a powerful inspiration, igniting my passion for science even further. Their presence left an indelible impression on me, propelling me to strive for excellence in my scientific pursuits.

As the high school team ambassador of India, I had the esteemed privilege of delivering the closing ceremony speech on behalf of our Indian team. This opportunity facilitated interactions with students from various countries, coordinators, and supervisors, forging enduring memories, friendships, and invaluable technological knowledge. The cultural exchange and collaboration among participants from different backgrounds broadened my global perspective, instilling in me a profound appreciation for cultural diversity.

I am deeply grateful to my school, mentors, and teachers for their unwavering support throughout this transformative journey. Their encouragement and guidance played an instrumental role in shaping my growth and success. Without their unwavering support, this extraordinary experience would not have been possible.

Participating in the Sakura Science High School Program not only broadened my horizons but also deepened my ardor for science and technology. It instilled in me a profound appreciation for cultural diversity and fostered a commitment to global collaboration. I extend my sincere gratitude to the Department of Science & Technology and the Government of India for providing me with this extraordinary opportunity.

The knowledge and memories gained from this program will significantly influence my future pursuits in the field of science. Equipped with a broader perspective and a deeper understanding of scientific advancements, I am resolute in my dedication to contribute to the progress of scientific endeavors in the years to come. The impact of this program on my life is immeasurable, and I will carry the lessons learned and the experiences gained as I embark on my academic and professional journey in the field of science.