Scholarship alert: Lore India scholarships

Tags: Careers
Lore India scholarships

The Lore Foundation, India, announces scholarship 2014, which is open to Indian students studying in classes X, XI and XII. Over 100 students will be identified for scholarships through a learning aptitude test (LAT). The total amount of scholarship on offer under the programme is Rs 5 crore.

Eligibility: The applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of India and should be planning to pursue an undergraduate programme from a recognised and accredited Indian or foreign university in any discipline.

While the topper of LAT will receive Rs 50 lakh scholarship, second ranked student will get Rs 30 lakh, third ranked Rs 20 lakh, fourth to 53rd Rs 5 lakh each, and 54th to 103rd rank Rs 3 lakh each.

The scholarship will accrue from an interest-generating trust fund, which can be used for seven years from the date of the award. After the lapse of seven years period, the unused amount of the scholarship would revert to Lore India scholarship programme. It will be paid directly to the educational institute.

Apart from the cash award, the student will also be part of a mentorship programme where the selected scholars will undergo a comprehensive psychometric analysis/interest schedule on the basis of which they will be counseled and guided for their further studies like pursuing undergraduate education in any discipline in an Indian or foreign university, and for preparation of an entrance exam required for admission into any undergraduate courses.

Registration for scholarship, which begun on July 14, 2014, will close on August 25, 2014, and the LAT will be conducted on September 28, 2014.

Administered in English and Hindi, the LAT will assess the candidate’s aptitude with emphasis on analytical and logical reasoning, reading comprehension and puzzles.

To avail of this opportunity, students will have to apply online on http://lorefoundation.org

Post new comment

E-mail ID will not be published
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • Sanskrit does not compare with German in the job market

    While there can be no argument that the importance of Sanskrit as an all-India language needs to be emphasised, particularly for the young generation

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

INTERVIEWS

GV Nageswara Rao

MD & CEO, IDBI Federal Life

Timothy Moe

Goldman Sachs

Chander Mohan Sethi

CMD, Reckitt Benckiser India

COLUMNIST

M S Swaminathan

Public good research in agriculture

Public good research in agriculture is designed to promote risk ...

Purnendu Ghosh

Why we must know the rules of the game

We like to believe that people are good and we ...

Shona Adhikari

Pop art is truly a feast for the eyes

The internationally reknowned Bruno Art Group’s presence in India had ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture