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Scholarship schemes for Girls in India

1. Women Techmakers Scholars Program Purpose- Women Techmakers Scholars Program, formerly named Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship, offers financial support to undergraduate and graduate female students who demonstrate leadership qualities and excellent academic record. It is a one-time scholarship which encourages students in the field of Computer Science or related technical field. Award- Tuition and education-related expenses …

What is Eklavya Model Residential Schools?

Eklavya Model Residential Schools (EMRS) are set up in States/UTs with grants under Article 275(1) of the Constitution of India context of the trend of establishing quality residential schools for the growth of education in all areas and with all people in the country the Eklavya Model Residential Schools (EMRS) for ST students take their …

What is Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana?

Entrepreneurship education and training being implemented by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India is a centrally sponsored Scheme on Pradhan Mantri YUVA Yojana (Yuva Udyamita Vikas Abhiyan). The main focus of this scheme is to create an enabling ecosystem for Entrepreneurship development through Entrepreneurship education and training. To support network and …

SK Loans 5:49 AM (1 hour ago) to me What are the Different Scholarship Schemes under ICCR

There are many different schemes available for different countries under ICCR. That are listed below- ICCR  Scholarship Scheme  The ICCR offers 100 scholarships (at any given time) for study in Indian classical music, dance, painting, yoga, and sculpture. The scholarships are valid for one year. This Scholarship Scheme is offered to nationals of all countries. …

What is the Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF)

About With a net outflow of about a million each year excluding returnees, there are estimated at over 5 million Overseas Indian workers. A significant number of overseas Indian workers are women. The vast majority of these workers are temporary migrants and 90 percent of them work in the Gulf. These workers often face difficult …

What is Scholarship Programmes for Diaspora Children

About To make higher education in Indian Universities/Institutes in different fields (except medical and related courses) in India accessible to the children of overseas Indians (PIOs) and Non- resident Indian students (NRIs) and promote India as a centre for higher studies Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC) was introduced in 2006-07.  Main features of the …

What is Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Fellowships are given to Indian Nationals to Study in India (Students intending to pursue/pursing under the graduate program under Distance Education scheme/correspondence course of any university are not eligible to apply). Stream SA: Students who are enrolling in XI Standard (Science Subjects) during the academic year 2018-19 and have secured a minimum of 75% (65% …

What is the National Service Scheme

Motto: The motto of National Service Scheme is “NOT ME BUT YOU” About The National Service Scheme (NSS) is a Central Sector Scheme of Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. It provides an opportunity to the student youth of 11th & 12th Class of schools at +2 Board level and student youth …

What is the National Literacy Mission Programme

National Literacy Mission (NLM) was set up by the government of India on 5th May 1988 with an aim to remove illiteracy in the country by providing functional literacy to non-literates. Thus, National Literacy Mission (NLM) was established not only to make everybody just self-reliant in three R’s- reading, writing, and arithmetic but also to …

What are the different Scholarship schemes for Minority students in India

Minority scholarship is given by the government of India to reduce the financial burden on parents as well as the respective institution and to sustain their efforts to support their children to complete education till they want to study. This scholarship is from pre matric to doctorate level and encourages parents from minority communities to …

What is Sukanya Samridhi Yojana (Girl Child Prosperity Scheme)?

Sukanya Samridhi Yojana was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 22 January 2015 as a part of the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign. This Yojana offers a small deposit investment for the girl children. The scheme encourages parents to build a fund for the future education and marriage expenses for their female child.  This is a national initiative jointly run by the Ministry …

There is a huge unemployment problem India facing for a long time. Due to lack of knowledge and shortage of vocational institutes to train individuals in specialized skills industries cannot find suitable workforce despite large population. To solve this issue a scheme is launched by the government of India namely Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna. This scheme will definitely …