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55 students get free-loan scholarships

Posted on July 25th, 2017 in scholarship |

ST CORRESPONDENT, Jul 25, 2017

Source : Sakal Times

Pune around 55 students aspiring the pursue higher education  abroad received free loan scholar ship fro sakal India foundation on Monday. They receive Rs. 60,000 from chairman of sakal mediagroup, Pratap Pawar In the presence of S. Pedmanabhan, Vice President of Sakal Media Foundation, the foundations secretary Dr AS Kalgeonkar and Treasurer Ramesh Bodke, besides others. Read the rest of this entry »

Process to apply for civic scholarships goes online

Posted on July 22nd, 2017 in scholarship |

Prasad Kulkarni, Jul 22, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : In a bid to bring more transparency in the allotment of scholarships, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has decided to take the process online.

The students will now have to fill the forms online and the funds will deposited in their bank accounts directly .

The process started on Thursday .

“Now, students will not have to run from pillar to post to get the forms,“ Sanjay Ranjane, programme officer, Read the rest of this entry »

PMC school student wins full scholarship to Minnesota college

Posted on June 24th, 2017 in scholarship |

Meeta Ramnani,  Jun 24,  2017

Source: Mirror

Daughter of a school van driver and a homemaker, Namrata Khanvilkar is all set to leave for the US in August, where she will study biochemistry at St Olaf’s
Steadfast focus and a peerless academic record have borne fruit for a Class XII student who has done near ly all her schooling in gov ernment and municipal institutions. Namrata Khanvilkar has attained a full scholarship to St Olaf College, Minnesota, USA via the United World School (UWS). The scholarship will include her fees, accommodation and meal costs. Read the rest of this entry »

11,000 schoolkids await scholarship

Posted on April 22nd, 2017 in scholarship |

Siddharth Gadkari, Apr 22, 2017,

Source: Mirror

Three months after boards, PMC fails to disburse financial aid to distinction-achieving students as new academic year starts

Despite it being the end of the academic year, the Pune Mu nicipal Corporation (PMC) has failed to reimburse scholarship amounts to 11,000 of its own school students for nearly three months now. The administration had decided to directly transfer the monetary aid through the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system, but has now postponed the process, citing civic elections as an excuse. Read the rest of this entry »

Upper age limit for Std V scholarship fixed at 11 yrs

Posted on December 16th, 2016 in RTE, scholarship |

Sakal Times | 16  December 2016

Source: Sakal Times

Pune: A student who is in Std V and is not more than 11 years old will be eligible for availing the Std V scholarship by the State government, said Dinkar Patil, Chairman of State Council of Examinations.

While speaking to Sakal Times, Patil explained that this rule has been changed considering the Right to Education Act (RTE). Read the rest of this entry »

Scholarship exam age revised as per RTE act

Posted on December 16th, 2016 in RTE, scholarship |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, Dec 16, 2016

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Confusion over the upper age-limit for scholarship exams was cleared up by t he chairman of the Maharashtra State Council of Examination on Wednesday, when he declared that the revised age limits for students of Classes V and VIII were according to the Right to Education Act and will not be changed. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE opens scholarship for girl students

Posted on November 21st, 2016 in CBSE, scholarship |

Sakal Times | 21 November 2016

Source: Sakal Times

Pune: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has invited online applications from eligible students who have passed Std X examination, 2016, from CBSE affiliated schools for two scholarships.

The first is the CBSE merit scholarship scheme for single girl child for Std XI and XII – 2016. The renewal of online applications of CBSE merit scholarship scheme for single girl child awarded in 2015 is also open. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE invites applications from college, varsity students for scholarships

Posted on September 27th, 2016 in CBSE, scholarship |

PTI, Sep 26,2016

Source : Hindustan Times

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has sought applications from college and university students under the Central Sector Scheme for scholarships.

In a statement, the CBSE said that online application for Central Sector Scheme of Scholarships (CSSS) for College and University Students for the Year 2016 and 1st renewal for the year 2015 is available on National e-Scholarship Portal . Read the rest of this entry »

State plans to draw English schools for scholarship exams

Posted on September 19th, 2016 in Examination, scholarship |

Ardhra Nair, Sep 19, 2016,

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The Maharashtra State Council of Examination has planned a slew of measures to encourage participation of students from English medium schools in the middle and high school scholarship exams.

These exams have always attracted students from Marathi medium schools and participation of English medium schools has been negligible. Read the rest of this entry »

Student demands criminal action against a technology Institute in Pune for not disbursing scholarships

Posted on August 25th, 2016 in scholarship |

Express News Service |August 25, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

ABVP is claiming that the college, which recieved the funds in May 2016, has committed a fraud of several crores by not disbursing the scholarship amount to a majority of the students.

Alleging that the institute’s management has cheated hundreds of students of their scholarships, issued by the state government, Read the rest of this entry »