Popular Front announces Scholarship Scheme

New Delhi: Following the three months long School Chalo campaign across the country, Popular Front of India has launched a scholarship scheme for poor and meritorious students who wish to pursue higher studies after completing Higher Secondary (12th) education.  Applications are invited from students who are pursuing their course in the academic year 2014-15.  This is the fourth consecutive year Popular front is implementing a national scholarship scheme for higher education.

State wise split-up of scholarship beneficiaries 2013-14

 

SCHOLARSHIP SUMMARY

State

Number of beneficiaries

Renewal

Fresh

Amount

Andhra Pradesh

127

0

127

464400

Assam

40

3

37

230000

Bihar

104

19

85

431800

Karnataka

154

20

134

950000

Kerala

294

149

145

2636000

Madhya Pradesh

12

0

12

96000

Maharashtra

62

0

62

318300

Manipur

66

37

29

282000

New Delhi & Haryana

102

4

98

444250

Rajasthan

93

6

87

399000

Tamil Nadu

154

50

104

1000000

Uttar Pradesh

137

36

101

465500

West Bengal

805

250

555

2008000

Total

2150

574

1576

9725250

 

The scholarship is open to the students who are meritorious but financially needy and have passed (10+2) examination and are desirous to pursue Degree, Diploma Courses or other higher studies whose course duration is not less than a year. Students pursuing PG courses are also eligible.

Application can be filled online on schp.popularfrontindia.org/student or downloaded application can be send to Popular Front of India head quarters,  G-66, 2nd  floor, shaheen Bagh, kalindikunj, Noida Road, New Delhi – 110025. Completed application can also be mailed to popularfrontscholarship@gmail.com. The last date for the receipt of application is 20 September 2014. 

The total scholarship amount earmarked for the current year by all states together is Rupees one crore.  We hope to further extend the scheme in the coming years with generous public contribution and support. 

 

O.M.A Salam

General Secretary

Popular Front of India

G-66, 2nd Floor, Shaheen Bagh, Kalindikunj, Noida Road,

New Delhi – 110025, Tel/ Fax – 011 29945003

 

 

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