Santoor Scholarship 2018 by Wipro Care is in its third year and the applications for the scholarship are now open for girl students. An initiative of Wipro Consumer Care and Wipro Cares, Santoor Scholarship was started in 2016-17 to financially support girls from disadvantaged backgrounds pursue higher education after 12th Class.
Wipro Santoor Scholarship 2018 for Girl Students
Santoor Scholarship 2018 is available for girl students pursuing higher education in the fields of humanities, liberal arts, sciences as well as professional courses. The scholarship scheme is for girl students of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Telangana; and the preference is given to students from the backward categories.
Under the Wipro’s Santoor Scholarship, around 900 girls from three States will be given Rs 24,000 each per annum (for a period of three years) to do under graduation. The students can use scholarship amount for tuition fee as well as meeting other related expenses. In the last two years, around 1,800 students have benefitted from the scholarship.
Santoor Scholarship 2018 Application
As per the eligibility criteria for Santoor Scholarship 2018, a student must have completed Class 10th in a local government school and passed Class 12 from a government school/ junior college in the academic year 2017-18. The students must have enrolled herself for a full-time recognized diploma/ graduate program for the session 2018-19, of minimum 3 years in order to qualify for Santoor Women’s Scholarship 2018.
The interested and eligible students can apply for Santoor Women’s Scholarship 2018 on or before 15th September. The students can download the application form or get it from state-run colleges and submit the duly filled-in application form to be considered for grant. Santoor Scholarship online application is also available and the students can apply by a 5-step simple process.
- Open the application link at www.santoorscholarships.com and register by Gmail, Facebook or any email id.
- Fill the 5-step form.
- Provide personal details, academic details, reference details, etc.
- Write an essay in about 600 words describing yourself and why you have decided to pursue the chosen course of study and how this scholarship will help you.
- Submit the completed application form.
The students will have to submit these following documents for approval of Santoor Scholarship 2018: One recent passport size photo; Photocopy of applicant passbook (other than Gramin Bank); Photocopy of Aadhaar Card; Photocopy of class 10 certificate and Photocopy of class 12 certificate.
The students can find more details at the official website www.santoorscholarships.com. You can also comment below for help.