Category: Scholarships

Vidyadhan Scholarship Program

Sarojini Damodaran Foundation (SDF) invites applications for its Vidyadhan scholarship program. The scholarship is for economically backward students, from families with an annual income below Rupees 2 lakhs. The students are selected after completion of Class 10/SSLC through a rigorous selection process.

Last date to apply : 20 August 2017

Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Plus 1 program 2017

The students should have passed their SSLC examination this year 2017 from Tamil Nadu and Puducherry with more than 90% (75% for students with disability). Those selected will be eligible for two-year scholarship from the Foundation. If they continue to do well, they will be given scholarship for pursuing any degree course of their interest.

Documents to be uploaded while applying for vidyadhan scholarship:

  1. 10th Marksheet   2. Income certificate     3. Photo

 Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Graduate program 2017

The students should have passed their HSC examination this year 2017 from Tamil Nadu and Puducherry with more than 85% (75% for students with disability) or good rank in the entrance test for professional courses. Those selected will be eligible for scholarship from the Foundation. The scholarship amount for graduation courses varies from Rs 10,000 to Rs 60,000 per year depending on the state, course, duration etc.

Documents to be uploaded while applying for vidyadhan scholarship

  1. 10th Marksheet   2. 12th Marksheet   3. Income certificate     4. Photo


For more details, write to [email protected] or contact +917339659929, 08042995209.


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Educational Crisis Scholarship Support – a CSR initiative of HDFC Bank

Educational Crisis Scholarship Support – a CSR initiative of HDFC Bank

Education is central to human progress and pivotal in the growth of communities and economies. HDFC Bank seeks to empower the communities it touches by empowering young minds.

The Educational Crisis Scholarship Support (ECSS) is one such programme that has been envisaged to provide interim education support to children facing a personal or financial exigency. ECSS has been conceptualized to provide assistance to students affected by such issues so that their family can deal with a difficult situation or a crisis without any adverse effect on their children’s education.

We request you to introduce the programme in your organization and share with your partner organizations and invite you to send applications of eligible students for the HDFC Bank’s Scholarship programme. The Application Form can be downloaded from the Bank’s website will be available from 1st May, 2015 to 5th July, 2015. Filled in application forms should be submitted latest by 5th July, 2015.

Please note: This scholarship is for children facing a crisis situation such as bereavement/separation/loss of job/terminal illness/ permanent disability due to accident in the family.

We look forward to your support to ensure that the programme reaches the deserving students.

Details about the ECSS programme is available on For any query please write to [email protected]

Infosys Sneham – Engineering Education Assistance Program

Infosys Sneham – Engineering Education Assistance Program

An Education Assistance Program has been initiated for deserving and meritorious students by Sneham (Infosys CSR) from economically poor background by few of their employees on a first come first serve basis. Through this program, students who have scored more than 80% in their 12th exams with a cut off score of 160 and above (Also Maths, Physics, Chemistry cut off over 175) are being considered for Engineering admissions by some reputed engineering institutions in the state.

If you are aware of any such deserving candidates, please ask them to send a mail to [email protected] with the following documents. Should you know them personally it will be good if you can send a note to the email id with the details.

  • Scanned copy of 12th Marksheet
  • Scanned Copy of Income Certificate of the parents
  • Scanned copy of a recommendation letter from the school Principal with seal and signature
  • Contact details – Full address, Contact No, email-id

Should you have any queries you could write to any one of the following email ids – [email protected]/ [email protected] or [email protected]

Scholarship for Engineering Students

Scholarship for Engineering Students

In an effort to reach out to more students and making Education more accessible and affordable, PB College of Engineering, a 10 year old Engineering Institution in Chennai, is making an unique and exclusive offer to beneficiaries and students covered by CIOSA members as part of their projects. NOTE: Bhumi is a member of CIOSA.

With Engineering College admissions for the coming Academic Year scheduled to commence soon, PB College of Engineering has made the following 3 offers only for CIOSA members –

Offer 1: For CIOSA endorsed students securing more than 90% in their +2 Exams, 10 Engineering Seats are being offered at a 74% Scholarship. This will mean a fee of just Rs.28,000/-(to cover transport, exam fees etc) per Academic Year.

Offer 2: For highly deserving students endorsed by a CIOSA member organization, 50 Engineering Seats are being offered with 50% scholarship. The value of this scholarship will be about 50,000 in fees per Academic Year. This scholarship will apply to all deserving students endorsed by CIOSA and selected through a qualification process.

Offer 3: Students enrolling in PBCE with a reference from a CIOSA Member Organization will be offered admission at the same fee as that of a Government Counseling seat under management quota. The value of this benefit is a reduction of about Rs.20,000 in fees per academic Year.

Request you to send in your interest to avail these offers to benefit families and scholars covered by your projects. Based on your interest further details will be provided and a formal Qualification process will be done to identify the deserving students from your nominations.


a.       Members to fill in application expressing interest with the students details who want to avail the scholarship.
b.      CIOSA endorses the application forms and sends  communication to the members.
c.       Interview with the students after results
d.      PB college offering scholarships based on interview and marksheets

Dead lines:
a. Expression of interest over a mail to CIOSA with the tentative names of students who want scholarship by 15th of March
b. Application forms filled in after 12th standard results

For further details Mr.Bhargav @ 9884441435 or email: mail AT