For girls who are enthusiastic and willing to lead their way, scholarship is a key for them to unlock thousands of opportunities.
In a country like ours, where gender equality still seems to be a far cry, girls of our nation always stood firm for the simplest of opportunities and recognized and rewarded their dedication. We must encourage scholarships that will assist them financially and let them unleash their hidden talents.
Some of these Scholarship Programs are as follows:
1. Technip India Limited Scholarship Program
Purpose: This scholarship program encourages underprivileged girls to continue their education in STEM and excel in it.
Award: 20,000 per annum
Eligibility criteria: The scholarship can be availed only by Chennai, Mumbai, and Delhi, with STEM as a chosen field of study. The students enrolled in class 11 with a family income less than or equal to 3 lakhs p.a. are eligible for this scholarship.
More Info – VodafoneIdea.in
2. Santoor Women’s Scholarship
Purpose: Wipro consumer care provides this scholarship to girls who desire to pursue higher education in Humanities, Liberal Arts, and Sciences. This financial assistance is only for the students of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Telangana.
Award- INR 24,000 p.a.
Eligibility: Female students from a disadvantaged background who have qualified class 10 or 12 from a govt. School or junior college of A.P., Karnataka, and Telangana. Also, she must be enrolled in a full-time degree program.
Apply– Online between august – September
More Info– Santoor (Wipro)
3. Lady Meherbai D Tata Education Scholarship
Purpose- This scholarship provides funds to graduate Indian women enrolled in a reputed educational institute of the U.S. or U.K.
Award- Financial assistance
Eligibility- Female candidates with a remarkable academic performance record.
Apply– Through post or email.
Application– March, April
More Info – Tata Trust
4. Adobe Research Women-in-Technology Scholarship
Purpose- This scholarship is for females enrolled in U.G. and P.G. programs in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
Award- USD 10,000, a subscription for Creative Cloud membership, an interview for an internship at Adobe.
Eligibility- Students with an excellent academic record, major in C.S. engineering with a full-time U.G. or P.G. program.
Apply– via Online mode
Application– Between September to November
More Info- Adobe
5. Tata Housing Scholarships for Meritorious Girl Students
Purpose- This is a merit-based scholarship for girls who belong to the underprivileged section. Tata Housing Scholarship can be availed by students interested in MBA (Construction Project Management), B.Arch. And Civil Engineering.
Award- An amount reimbursement of INR 60,000 for all the educational expenses
- Enrolment in a four-year program in any of the courses( B.E/B.Tech. /B.Arch).
- MBA in Construction Project Management program from any of the recognized Institutes.
- With family income less three lacs p.a. and an aggregate 50% score in the respective competitive exam.
Apply– via online mode
Application submission – between February-March
More Info– Tata Realty
We believe that all these scholarships will turn all your obstacles into opportunities and problems into possibilities. Every opportunity will now be a shooting star knocking on your door to cherish the brightness and heat. Moreover, these scholarships will drive the students’ hardships into success with their immense and honest hard work.
For detailed information regarding the scholarships, students are advised to follow the given resources. To understand the importance of scholarship, do read this helpful blog by Times of India.