The Lotus Petal Foundation, a Gurugram-based NGO, has invited applications for the second Winnie Sun Scholarship Program for ambitious female students, especially from the weaker economic section, who wish to pursue higher education in the field of medicine, engineering, nursing and pharmacy. The deadline to apply for the scholarship program is until January 31.
Under the scholarship, the Foundation will provide financial assistance to female students from families whose family income is less than five thousand annually. A scholarship of up to Rs 65,000 per annum will be provided to the student for the duration of the academic course to cover the student’s expenses which will include fees, living costs and travel.
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Winnie Sun Scholarship: Eligibility
Candidates over the age of 18 can register themselves on the official website.
To be eligible for this scholarship, students belonging to the Non-Reserved Category must have passed Grades 10 and 12 with at least 70 percent of a recognized State or Central Council, while students must be in the Reserved Category (SC). and ST and OBC) (a) received 60 per cent in grades 10 and 12.
Winnie Sun Scholarship: How to Apply?
Step 1. Read all terms and conditions carefully.
Second Step: Ensure that all the mentioned criteria are met and accepted.
Step 3. Fill in all the required details. Upload the required documents.
Step 4. Submit the application form. Incomplete application form will not be accepted.
Step 5. After submitting, you will get an application confirmation on your email ID. Make sure to keep in touch in the future.
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The scholarship will be given to students who have taken or are planning admission into any state college of Medicine (MBBS/BDS), Engineering, Nursing and Pharmacy, which is recognized by the central or state academic department.
Last year, 25 scholars from eight states were selected out of 138 applicants for the three professional courses in engineering, medicine, and similar disciplines. This scholarship has helped students to gain admission into top universities like Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Birla Institute of Technology, Indian Maritime University, among others, the institution claims.
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