PERSISTENT FOUNDATION – ‘KIRAN’ GIRLS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

PERSISTENT FOUNDATION – ‘KIRAN’ GIRLS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 2017-18

Scholarship worth Rs.40,000/- per year till the completion of B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science/Information Technology, MSc Computer Science/ Bioinformatics/ MCA.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • First year engineering girls pursuing Computer Science/ Information Technology course with 70% marks in 10th and 12th standard
  • Students who have taken admission to Direct second year engineering after Diploma with 70% marks in 10th and 60% marks in final year.
  • First year MSc Bioinformatics, MSc Computer Science and Master of Computer Application [MCA] girls with 70% marks in 12th and 60% in graduation
  • The candidate is pursuing the course mentioned above in a college within Pune District | Nagpur District | Goa | Hyderabad City | Bangalore City
  • Annual family income is less than INR 5.00 lakhs

Application & Selection Procedure

  • For 1st year students: Fill up the application form & commit the same on or before 12th August 2017.
  • For Direct 2nd year students: Fill up the application form & commit the same on or before 5th September 2017.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for first round of test/interviews.
  • Shortlisted candidates from the first round of test/interviews will be called for second round of interviews.
  • Final list of selected candidates will be declared.
  • Continuation of scholarship is subject to:
  1. Achievement of 55% of marks without any backlog by the candidate for the previous year.
  2. Attendance to training & mentoring programs organized by Persistent Foundation which is mandatory.

Learn more,

For notification http://www.persistentfoundation.org/girls-scholarship

For Form submission http://www.persistentfoundation.org/sites/foundation/Girls-Scholarship-Program-Policy.pdf

In case of any queries feel free to write to PoC – girls_scholarship@persistent.com

Last Date 12.08.2017 & 5.09.2017