Scholarships for Deserving Students
Source: The Hindu (Support for deserving students)
The following NGOs/Organizations are provided financial assistance (Scholarship) for underprivileged students pursuing higher education
01. The Indian Officers Association:
Last 10 years, They are giving the scholarship for underprivileged students. Last year the scheme was extended to entire Tamilnadu.
Polytechnic Courses, Under Graduate, Professional Degrees. The students must be studied from Government, Government Aided and
with Minimum 60%
of marks. Corporation
Address for communication: Old No.: 35,
Thiru Vi Ka High Road,
Royapettah, Chennai, Tamilnadu. Ph: 044-2811 1160
02. Rajasthani Association Tamilnadu:
More than 20 years, they are giving the financial assistance for the poor students.
Eligibility: The Chennai and Chennai around students can apply. Minimum 75% Marks. Last year, 1000 students were getting this opportunity (Rs.24.5 Lakh). This year, they are planned to give around 30 lakhs for underprivileged students. The Application available in their office: No.: 220,
NSC Bose Road,
Sowcarpet, Chennai, Tamilnadu. Ph: 044-2539 2438, 2536 0496
03. Veg Council:
They are giving cash awards and merit certificates for poor students, they were studied in the corporation schools located in Thousand Lights, Nungampakkam area and securing high marks in board exams.
04. PRENA: This NGO supported by Infosys foundation. They are conducting written test for economically weakly students and they have 80% marks, the scholarship will be given them.
Contact: Ms. Saraswathi – 99009 06338, 99866 30301