Learning Disability Self-advocacy and Outreach: Enhancing greater inclusion, acc


Target: ₹ 8,70,000 ($ 10875)

Raised: ₹ 0 ($ 0)

No. of Donors : 0

Completion Date: 31st December 2026

Learning Disability Self-advocacy and Outreach

The project, titled "Learning Disability Self-advocacy and Outreach," addresses the challenges faced by individuals with learning disabilities (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia) in higher education and corporate settings. Led by Dr. Shubha Ranganathan and Mr. Chetan S. V., the initiative aims to enhance inclusion, access to accommodations, and equity through self-advocacy and outreach efforts.



Build a network of dyslexia self-advocates through online workshops.

Create multimedia content (short film, video, illustrated books) to raise awareness.

Conduct experiential workshops for college students, teachers, and administrators.


Timeline & Budget:

Timeline: 1 year

Budget: Rs. 8,70,000/-


Proposer Details:

Name: Dr. Shubha Ranganathan

Designation: Associate Professor and Head, Department of Liberal Arts, IIT Hyderabad


Name: Mr. Chetan S. V.

Designation: Ph.D. Scholar in Psychology, Department of Liberal Arts, IIT Hyderabad


Social Impact:

The project aims to reframe narratives surrounding learning disabilities, fostering dialogue, creative content, and advocacy. It seeks to bridge gaps between academia, lived experiences, and public discourses, contributing to qualitative and quantitative improvements in awareness and inclusivity.