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AAP govt has checked privatisation of education sector: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said his government kept under check the mushrooming of private schools by setting up state-run institutions that imparted quality education to poor children free of cost.

Nov 17, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
Delhi announces higher education scholarships for students of certain sections

Delhi announces higher education scholarships for students of certain sections

A new 'merit cum means scholarship scheme' and fee waiver system has been launched for students of certain sections of the society by the Delhi government. The scholarship will be offered to "the needy" students pursuing higher studies in any state varsity of Delhi. This was announced by Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday. 

Jul 19, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Kerala government to consider scholarship to students

Kerala government to consider scholarship to students

The state government will consider the possibility of extending scholarship to medical students belonging to poor economic background studying in self-financing medical colleges, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said in the Assembly today.

May 17, 2017, 13:17 PM IST

Inspired by ''Swachh Bharat'', MP siblings construct toilet by donating their scholarships

While most teenagers these days have their sights set on the latest cellphone models, a brother-sister duo in Madhya Pradesh`s Narsinghpur district has donated their scholarships to a society and a school for constructing a toilet.

Sep 15, 2016, 09:36 AM IST
More than 3,500 J&K students awarded special scholarship

More than 3,500 J&K students awarded special scholarship

"Overall, Rs 75 crore worth of scholarships have been given this year under the special scholarship scheme," an official said.

Aug 07, 2016, 17:45 PM IST
Alert for Bihar students! Take your scholarship woes to Tejashwi Yadav like this

Alert for Bihar students! Take your scholarship woes to Tejashwi Yadav like this

Setting a new standard of governance in Bihar, Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav solved student`s woes related to various state scholarship schemes through Facebook.

Dec 16, 2015, 17:58 PM IST
CBSE invites applications for renewal of central sector scholarship scheme

CBSE invites applications for renewal of central sector scholarship scheme

The CBSE has invited application for renewal of scholarships from eligible students under Central Sector Scheme.

Nov 26, 2015, 15:41 PM IST

Odisha to implement five sub-schemes for transgenders

In a bid to empower the transgender community in Odisha, the state government has decided to implement five sub-schemes launched by the central government.

Sep 22, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

Another Super 30 student gets scholarship from Japan

Another student from Super 30 in Bihar, Kunal Kumar, has been awarded a scholarship by a Japanese university for pursuing higher education.

Aug 11, 2015, 14:06 PM IST

J&K Police approves Rs 1.10 lakh scholarship for martyrs' kids

 Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday sanctioned over Rs 1.10 lakh as scholarship for 17 school going children of policemen who sacrificed their lives while fighting militancy in the state.

Jun 10, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

UK announces new scholarship for Indian finance professionals

The United Kingdom on Friday launched a "first of its kind" scholarship programme for Indian finance professionals to study in Britain.

Mar 13, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

Complaints of mis-utilisation of scholarship funds received: Govt

The government has received complaints about mis-utilisation of funds in post-matric scholarships for Scheduled Caste students in Uttar Pradesh and functioning of some "fake non-governmental organisations", Lok Sabha was told on Tuesday.

Mar 03, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Centre's directive to states on pre-matric scholarships

 Pre-matric scholarships to minority community students should also be paid through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) to ensure disbursal without delay and transparency, Centre has told the states.

Jan 18, 2015, 10:51 AM IST
MP govt announces Rs 50 lakh reward to medallist Varsha Varman

MP govt announces Rs 50 lakh reward to medallist Varsha Varman

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced a reward of Rs 50 lakh scholarship to bronze medal (team event) winner from the state, Varsha Varman to pursue her Olympic goals.

Sep 27, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

Kolkata street girl going to US for study

A street child once, 19-year-old Angela Bernadette Ryle has now won a scholarship to Washington for a course on how to teach young children.

Jun 24, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

Rhodes to success

As the search for the 2015 batch of the Rhodes scholars begins, Sanchayan Bhattacharjee talks to the earlier recipients on what it is like to be a Rhodes Scholar.

Jun 17, 2014, 14:56 PM IST

L’oreal India to give out Young Women In Science Scholarships

True to L’Oréal’s belief that the ‘World needs science and science needs women’, L’Oréal India invites Class XII candidates from Maharashtra, Delhi, NCR, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh to apply for the ‘For Young Women in Science scholarship program.

May 30, 2014, 21:43 PM IST

Indian-origin Aus student wins Don Bradman scholarship

A 23-year-old Indian-origin Australian student has been awarded a prestigious educational scholarship named after Sir Don Bradman for displaying leadership qualities and values espoused by the cricketing legend.

May 07, 2014, 21:41 PM IST

Sussanne Roshan launches fashion academy in Mumbai

Sussanne Roshan has teamed with Pearl Academy to launch its new campus in Mumbai.

Apr 16, 2014, 15:54 PM IST

Admission Alert

Symbiosis International opens admission to UG programmes in law, design, management, computer studies, engineering, media, economics, medical technology, nursing, liberal arts.

Apr 08, 2014, 16:40 PM IST