Govt. of NCT of Delhi with a view of promoting sports activities among the students and to maximize utility of the the playing space available with Govt. Schools launched a scheme wherein interested Private Academies/ Clubs & Individuals were given opportunity to impart training to students in Govt. School playgrounds on Public Private Partnership model. In the scheme, free coaching has to be provided to govt. schools students by the Private Academy/ Club/ Individual for which space as available in schools will be provided free of cost by Govt. of NCT of Delhi.
Response to said scheme was overwhelming and interested Private Academies/ Clubs & Individuals applied under the scheme in large numbers. Total 253 applications were received till last date of submission of application forms. The applicants included renowned sports personalities such as Virender Sehwag, Bhaichung Bhutia, Vijay Dahiya, etc.
After receipt of applications and following due process for allotment of schools, total 99 applicants have been allotted 85 school playgrounds in the first phase based on the first preference opted by Private Academies/ Clubs & Individuals. The process of allotting schools on the basis of second/ third preference will take place in due course of time.
Private Academies/ Clubs & Individuals have been allotted school playgrounds under the scheme for a period of two years subject to compliance of all terms & conditions of the scheme and satisfactory to monitor and watch the progress of scheme, mechanism for evaluation of working of these Private Academies/ Clubs & Individuals has been put in place also.
This scheme will further boost the efforts of GNCT of Delhi in developing Sports Culture in Delhi by providing opportunity to students of Delhi to pursue their aspirations and carrer in the field of sports by undergoing training at the schools in their vicinity.