VAHANI SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM FOR AN UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMME 2018-19
Vahani Scholarship is a non-profit organisation that recognises the importance of opening doors for exceptionally brilliant underprivileged children in India. Our mission is to send Indian students who come from extenuating circumstances to the top universities. We take a two-pronged approach: full financial support combined with on-going personal mentorship.
By creating a close-knit community of scholars with exceptional talent, we hope to create leaders who will be the inspiration and agents of change in their local communities.
We have no religious or political affiliations.
For 2018-19, : Vahani Scholarship will nurture and fund twenty class XII students with exceptional and untapped capability from India to study at universities in the region for an undergraduate degree course.
The scholarship will include:
1. Full Financial Support
A full tuition fee paid for an undergraduate degree course
Pre-university: Intensive training course consisting of personal skill development, application guidance,leadership development, psychological mentoring, and cultural adjustment through workshops and exchange programmes
During and post-university: career counsellors; pairing with working professionals; mentorship by older students; internal guidance; get togethers; workshops; debates
Selection and Award:
* 20 candidates
* A Balanced Gender Ratio
Criteria for Application:
* Come from extremely difficult circumstances
* Untapped, bright potential
* Class XII Students
Application are due by December 1st 2018, 12:00. Applications will go through extensive review by our panel and a select group of students will be chosen and will undergo two rounds of interviews. Decisions for the first round of interviews will be announced by December 31st, 2018 and interviews will take place of shortlisted candidates with guardians & verification of documents from 1-3 January 2019. Students selected for interview will have to bring all academic and financial transcripts with them. Final decisions of the cohort will be announced at the end of February 2019.
For more details please refer the Website : Vahani Scholarship