The Institute celebrated the 91st Birthday in the memory of its Founder President Dr Stya Paul as Founder's Day on October 4, 2011. The celebrations were an attempt to pay tribute to this great man who had been a legend in himself and led the Apeejay Education Society into becoming one of the esteemed and renowned educational bodies of India with his futuristic insight, visionary attitude and missionary zeal. The celebration commenced with a mellifluous Bhajan rendition which was followed by a duet song and choreography and special talks delivered on the Apeejay motto of "Soaring High is My Nature". On this day, Dr Stya Paul Award is bestowed to a student who has not only shown academic excellence but also exhibited high moral and ethical conduct. This award includes a certificate and a one-time scholarship of Rs. 5000. Ms. Anahad Batra of BBA V was the proud recipient of 'Dr Stya Paul Award for Moral Values' for 2011.