Dr. Reddy's Foundation Sashakt Scholarships for girls for B.Sc. Degree courses

Looking for a fully-funded scholarship program in India for science courses for girl students? This article provides complete information on a wonderful opportunity for girls to pursue a B.Sc. Degree course in a top college in India with funding from Dr. Reddy's Foundation, Hyderabad. Details of the Sashakt scholarships for studying B.Sc. programs are provided, including the scholarship amount, the list of colleges where the course should be done, and the online application procedure.

Dr. Reddy's Foundation, which is a not-for-profit organization based in Hyderabad, is offering Sashakt scholarships for girls who wish to pursue an undergraduate science course. The scholarship will cover the financial costs for the entire duration of a three-year B.Sc. Degree course to which the student has got an offer of admission in any of the 12 educational institutions that the Foundation has listed. Preference will be given to girls who are from the rural areas of India and are from families with a low household income.

Scholarship support

The student will get a scholarship award of Rs. 2,40,000/-, that is, Rs 80,000/- for each year of the three years of study. The amount will be for the college tuition fees, as well as for expenses for academic study and basic living costs. Additionally, a lady scientist will play the role of mentor to the student to provide the necessary guidance throughout the years of the academic study (refer to the official website to know who they are).

Sashakt Scholarships Eligibility requirements

The scholarship is open only to female students. You should have an excellent academic record and be keen to pursue a course in pure science or natural science on successfully completing Class 12. It is mandatory to have secured a confirmed admission to any of these colleges-
In Mumbai-
  1. Mithibai College

  2. Sophia College for Women

In Kolkata-
  1. St. Xavier`s College

  2. Loreto College

In Chennai-
  1. Madras Christian College

  2. Stella Maris College

  3. Presidency College

  4. Loyola College

In Hyderabad-
  1. St. Francis Degree College for Women

  2. Loyola Academy

In Bengaluru-
  1. Department of Science, Christ (Deemed to be University)

  2. St Joseph's College

  3. Mount Carmel College

In New Delhi-
  1. Miranda House

  2. Hindu College

  3. St. Stephen's College

  4. Sri Venkateswara College

  5. Hansraj College

  6. ARSDC

  7. Gargi College

Note: Applicants are advised to check the official website to confirm the above list.

Application procedure

Interested students should register and apply at the official website https://www.sashaktscholarship.org/aboutus/#the-sashakt-scholarship through the 'Apply Now' section. Ensure that the required documents are scanned and uploaded, and select the institution where you will be pursuing the B.Sc. Degree course. You must also later submit the admission slip by 31st August 2022 to indicate that you have a confirmed admission offer from any of the institutions (only one is permitted) listed above.

Documents required

Mandatory documents are the Class 10 certificate, the Class 12 mark sheet, the income certificate for those whose household income is less than Rs. 5 lakhs, and the Disability certificate for PwD applicants. Optional documents are the Class 10 mark sheet, and the Class 12 certificate.

Important dates

The registration for the Sashakt scholarships opened on 1st May 2022. Interested candidates must submit the online application along with the college admission offer latest by 31st August 2022.

Contact information

Dr. Reddy's Foundation
Address: 6-3-655/12, Somajiguda, Hyderabad-500082.
Ph: +91-40-65343424, 23304199 /1868; Fax: +91-40-23301085.
Email: info@sashaktscholarship.org
Website: https://drreddysfoundation.org/
Scholarship website: https://www.sashaktscholarship.org/

All the best! While awaiting the confirmation email communication for the scholarship, you can explore B.Sc. courses in India

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