A more recent activity taken up by Disha, Mind Spark focuses on preparing around selected 7th standard students from different Pune MNC schools nearby IISER-Pune for 8th class scholarship exam, which is conducted by Maharashtra state government every year.
Mind spark was started with the very specific aim of preparing students for competitive examinations. It focuses on providing proper guidance for developing competitive skills.
Volunteers conduct sessions on different subjects like English, Marathi, Maths etc. which are a part of the prescribed syllabus for the Scholarship exam.
The program takes place inside of IISER campus on Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 2-5 pm.