Education First Support Scholarship Against Covid-19 Crisis

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DC Kizhakemuri Foundation announces Education First & Super Merit Scholarships worth INR One Crore

In keeping with the high ideals of Late DC Kizhakemuri, educationist, author, publisher, social activist, ardent freedom fighter and recipient of Padma Bhushan and Tamarapatra, the DC Kizhakemuri Foundation announces yet another scholarship in its institutions to mitigate the financial hardships posed to students because of the unconquerable COVID-19 pandemic. Aptly named ‘Education First’ & 'Super Merit Scholarship' which is aimed at supporting the academically outstanding students to pursue their dream of getting an MBA degree; the new scholarship scheme will provide free access to education at institutions managed by DC Kizhakemuri Foundation. Under these Scholarship schemes, the Foundation will release more than Rs 100 lakhs towards supporting the needy students at its institutions, as mentioned here.


Who are Eligible

1 A. Wards of NRIs returned or lost jobs due to COVID 19 impact from Middle East, Far East, South-East Asian Countries, Indian Sub Continent or elsewhere. (Family Income Not a Criterion)
1 B. Wards of Non-Resident Keralites from other parts of India who have lost their income sources due to COVID 19. (Family Income Not a Criterion)
2. Wards of health workers including doctors, nurses, ASHA workers, and other para-medical staff in Govt of Kerala Health Dept. (Income Not a Criterion)
3. Wards of people from within Kerala with an annual family income of less than Rupees Three lakhs.
4. Dependent children of serving Kerala Police personnel, Ex-Servicemen, Army, Navy, Air Force, and Para Military personnel. (Family Income Not a Criterion)
5. Tibetan students from settlement camps in India, Nepal and elsewhere. (Family Income Not a Criterion)

What is the Process

1. Selection for award of scholarships will be on Merit-cum-Means basis.
2. Each of the category will be assessed separately to bring-in maximum inclusiveness from all segments.
3. The Scholarship Exam will be scheduled on 1st June,2021

What are the Rules

1. Particulars of personnel awarded scholarships will be kept utmost CONFIDENTIAL.
2. DC Kizhakemuri Foundation will select the students within the allocated numbers based on information and supporting documents provided by students
3. Scholarships awarded to anyone on the basis of false or wrongful information or supporting documents provided by him/her and found at a later stage, is liable to be forfeited.
4. Decision of DC Kizhakemuri Foundation will be final and binding to all parties.

"Education First" MBA Scholarship

DC School of Management and Technology, Trivandrum

Program - MBA (2 years) Scholarship Amount Scholarship Availability
Full Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 3,98,000 Each 1 Student
75% Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 2,98,500 Each 1 Student
50% Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 1,99,000 Each 1 Student
25% Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 99,500 each 4 Students
Additionally a total of 33 scholarships of Rs 50000 each will be given to MBA students applying to our Trivandrum campus.
Note: All students who falls under the first three category (100%, 75%, 50%) has to secure a minimum of 70% marks in the undergraduation (UG).

 

DC School of Management and Technology, Vagamon

Program - MBA (2 years) Scholarship Amount Scholarship Availability
Full Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 4,98,000 Each 1 Student
75% Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 3,73,500 Each 2 Students
50% Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 2,49,000 Each 5 Students
25% Waiver Of Tuition Fee Rs 1,24,500 each 5 Students
Note: All students who falls under the first three category (100%, 75%, 50%) has to secure a minimum of 70% marks in the undergraduation (UG).

 

"Super Merit Scholarship" for MBA Aspirants

After the successful release of the "Education First" scholarship aid for the students who were severely impacted financially due the unconquerable COVID-19 pandemic. The DC KIZHAKEMURI FOUNDATION is back with yet another scholarship worth One Crore called the "SUPER MERIT SCHOLARSHIP" to directly support the academically outstanding students to pursue their MBA dreams.

This is an opportunity for about 75% of waiver in tuition fee for students with 90 percent or more marks in their UG exams and 50% waiver for students with 80% marks. Engineering graduates with high scores are also eligible for the said scholarship with the conditions mentioned. DC Kizhakemuri Foundation will decide on the scholarship on first come first Merit basis. The scholarship registration closes by 30th June 2021.

DC School of Management and Technology, Vagamon

Category Percentage of Marks Scholarship Amount
Open 90% 75%
- 80% 50%
Engineering Students 80% 75%
- 70% 50%
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