Washington-based Sikh Human Development Foundation (SHDF) has given scholarships totalling over $200,000 to 508 needy students pursuing higher education in 159 institutions in Punjab and other states in north India.
In Andhra Pradesh 25 lakh
students of poor and weaker sections are being provided Rs
2,883-crore scholarships and fees reimbursement, the State
Social Welfare Minister Pilli Subhash Chandra Bose said on Sunday.