HP Udaan Scholarship Program
HP Udaan Scholarship Program
HP India invites applications from post-matric school students and undergraduates belonging to the underprivileged sections of the society for the HP Udaan Scholarship Program. Spread across Pan-India targeted at providing scholarships to students from three different categories of strata of students like Class 10th passed students, Undergraduate Students and Diploma/ITI, students. HP Udaan Scholarship Program will provide 750 scholarships this year, of which 50% are reserved for girl students. Are you a bright student struggling to pursue your studies out of financial inability? Working along with studies yet finding hard to meet the finances? Or, considering to drop your studies post class 10 or 12? If your answers are yes, then HP Udaan Scholarship Program is the right opportunity for you to continue your education hassle free.
This scholarship covers every stream of the subject; science, arts and commerce, for class 11, 12 and graduation.
HP UDAAN: THE COMPASSIONATE EDUCATION DRIVEN EFFORT BY HP INDIA
HP India is an international company of repute known for helping individuals make lives simpler, better everywhere and anywhere better through their technology solutions. But their commitment extends to a much wider component which through their multiple CSR initiatives, the company has also been at the forefront of creating an impact in the lives of disadvantaged groups across pan India.HP has always been a frontrunner in their faith of bringing a transformation in the lives of millions of deserving through the power of education. The company’s latest initiative, the HP Udaan Scholarship Program aims to empower vulnerable students by giving them the opportunity to pursue their education through scholarship support. The eligibility for The Pan-India program for students from economically disadvantaged families who have passed 10th or 12th standard.
HP-UDAAN-MAKING EDUCATION ACCESSIBLE TO THE UNDERPRIVILEGED
The many reasons the HP PAN INDIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM is a source of hope to young aspirations to fulfil their dreams of a respectable career by gaining employable skills:
1. ENHANCING THE SCOPE
Spread across PAN INDIA is one of the biggest indicators of a program’s intended impact is its scale and reach and is aimed to reach every nook and corner of the country. The program over the next 5 years shall target more than 1300 students across the length and breadth of the country will receive scholarship support for up to 3 years under the scholarship program. Each scholar will receive an award of up to INR 30,000 to pursue their education.
2. TARGETING AT THE RISK DEMOGRAPHIC
The scholarship program is extremely value driven in the choice of the targeted demographic . The scholarship has been carefully selected taking into account the low GER (Gross Enrollment Ratio) of students in India in higher education. The statistics have revealed that the maximum dropouts, in fact, are seen after from standard 9 onward i.e as soon as the free primary education ends which later becomes one of the biggest contributors to India’s high unemployment rate.( since a high percentage of India’s youth are forced to drop out due to financial constraints and miss out on acquiring employable skills.).HP through the provision of scholarship at the crucial 10th grade aims to rectify this imbalance and give an opportunity to young students to transform their lives through education.
3. SPECIAL IMPETUS ON GIRL CHILD EDUCATION
It is always been a powerful agenda from the numerous education driven government campaigns driven towards Girl Child Education. Furthering the objective to provide opportunities to an at-risk demographic, HP aims at granting half of the scholarships exclusively for girl students. The role of the girls enrolled in higher education is abysmally low. Girl students are often the first to drop out of pursuing further education when faced with financial constraints. With 50% of the scholarships set to be awarded to girl students, the HP Udaan Scholarship aims to correct the skewed gender ratio in higher education.
4. MULTIPLE OPTIONS
The main objective of the PAN India based scholarship program by HP help students acquire employable skills, it provides them with multiple options to receive financial support as per their academic aspirations.In order to do so there are 3 categories as mentioned above in the article under which a student can apply.
I) Those requiring assistance to finish their schooling post standard 10
II) Those looking to pursue an ITI or diploma course for up to two-years
III) Those who are seeking higher education after class 12 in the form of a 3-yr bachelor’s degree. The scholarship supports the selected students for the entire duration of their studies renewable each year of their intended course for up to three years.
By providing multiple pathways to benefit from the scholarship, the program seeks to cast a wider net while staying true to the targeted demographic.
BENEFITS ASSOCIATED WITH HP UDAAN PROGRAM
A total of 750 scholarships will be provided to selected applicants based on the following details:
- 1-Year Scholarships for Diploma/ITI students: 275 scholarships worth INR 20,000 each
- 2-Year Scholarships for students enrolled in Class 11: 250 scholarships worth INR 20,000 per year each
- 3-Year Scholarships for Undergraduate students: 225 scholarships worth INR 30,000 per year each
- Note: 50% of scholarships in each category are reserved for girl students
How can you apply for HP udaan Scholarship Program ?
Step 1: Go to the ‘HP Udaan Scholarship Program’ application link.
Step 2: Login/Register using Facebook, Google Plus or Email account.
Step 3: Once signed in, click on ‘Start Application’ to start filling the form.
Step 4: Fill in all the details and upload the required documents.
Step 5: Finally, click on ‘Submit’.
What are the documents required for the HP Udaan Scholarship Program ?
The following documents will be required with each application: Passport sized photographValid ID proof (issued by Govt. of India) Income Proof (Salary Slip/Affidavit/Ration Card/Income Certificate/BPL/APL/Food Security Card)10th Class Marksheet 12th Marksheet (in case of student passed class 12th or studying in graduation in 1st Year/3 Year Diploma) Current Year Fee Receipt/Admission Letter/College or School ID card/Bonafide Certificate
Important dates for HP udaan Scholarship Program
Scholarship Initiation: 26th January, 2019
Application Deadline: 26th February 2019
First Level Screening: 27th February 2019 to 10th March 2019
Telephonic Interviews: 11th March 2019 to 25th March 2019
Scholar Announcement: 25th March 2019 to 31st March 2019