Vidyadhan Scholarship Program
Areas of Study :
11th/ 12th/Under Graduate Scholarship
Scholarship Funded by :
Sarojini Damodaran Foundation
Provided to :
Meritorious students from economically challenged families
|Last Date for receipt of completed application
|| By Post
||Sep 30, 2020
|| In Person / Online
||Sep 30, 2020
|Candidates need to have a personal Email Account to apply online.For any clarifications send an email to email@example.com or call Umasankar, Phone: + 91 8367751309.
Sarojini Damodaran Foundation provides Vidyadhan Scholarship Program
for meritorious students from economically challenged families to support
their college education.
The students are selected after completion of 10th grade / SSLC through
a rigorous selection process. Currently Vidyadhan program has around 1500
students across the following states: Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra
Padesh and Telanagana.
Those selected will be eligible for two year
scholarship from the Foundation. If they continue to do well, they will be given
scholarship for pursuing any degree course of their interest; these scholarships
are directly through the foundation or external sponsors who have registered
with the Foundation. The
selected students will be required to attend the mentoring programs from the
Foundation.Scholarship Description :
The scholarship amount for 11th and 12th grade will be a maximum of Rs.
The scholarship amount for graduation courses varies from Rs 10,000 to
Rs 60,000 per year depending on the course and duration
For 11th Grade:
Students whose family annual income is less than
Rs. 2 Lakhs and who have completed their 10th grade/SSLC exam in the
current year from Tamil Nadu or Puducherry. They should also have scored 90% or
obtained A+ in their 10th Grade/SSLC examination. The cut off mark for
students with disability is 75%.
For 12th Grade:
whose family annual income is less than Rs.2 Lakhs and who have completed
their 12th Std in the current year from Tamil Nadu or Puducherry. They should
also have scored 90% in their 12th Std. The cut off mark for students with
disability is 75% or good rank in the entrance test for Professional
SDF will shortlist the applicants based on the academic performance and the
information provided in the application form. The shortlisted candidates will be
invited for a short test/interview. Exact locations for the test and interview
will be informed to the shortlisted students individually. SDF will reimburse
the out of district travel expense of the student and a parent for eligible
Interview/Tests will be scheduled during September
Exact date and location will be intimated to each of the shortlisted candidates.
Required Documents For 11th and 12th grade:
Scanned copies of the following are required
10th Marksheet (If original marksheet is not available , you can upload
provisional /online marksheet from the SSLC/CBSE/ICSC website)
Certificate (from a competent authority; ration card not accepted; this is
mandatory at the time of interview only)
Certificate (for those applying in disability category)
Required Documents For Graduates
Income Certificate (from a competent authority; ration card not accepted;
this is mandatory at the time of interview only)
For any clarifications send an email to
firstname.lastname@example.org or call Jacob Sukumar R, Phone:
- Candidates need to have a personal Email Account to apply online. DO NOT USE
THE EMAIL ID of cyber café/DTP centre since all future communications will
be sent to the registered email id. If you do not have an email ID, please
create a new account in www.gmail.com or with any other email service
providers. Please memorize the email login and password for future use.
- While registering a new account you will be asked for details like:
(i)First Name: Please mention your first name as per your educational
(ii)Last Name: Please mention your last name as per your
(iii)Email ID: Please mention your email address and do
not forget to regularly check this email account for our intimation. For
future login, use the email id.
(iv)Vidyadhan Password: Please choose a
complex password for the user name you have created above. The Password
should have at least 8 characters. This password is not same as the
password you have created for the email id. When you log into the
vidyadhan application next time, you have to use the email id and the
vidyadhan password you have created. Please remember it; do not write it
anywhere for security reasons. If you forget the password then you can
retrieve it by clicking "Forgot Password" link in the Home Page.
on "Apply Now " button. An email will be sent to your email account with
account activation link.
- Please open your email in a new window and
open the account activation email. Click on the activation link provided
in that email. This will open the home page with a message that Account is
activated and a login form to proceed further.
- Please login with the
email id and the vidyadhan password that you have entered in Step 2 above
while registering a new account.
- After you login you can see a link
"Help" on the main menu. You can click on that link to read help and
instructions for creating an application, updating and tracking it.
- Please select the appropriate scholarship program from the list available
programs and click on the 'Apply Now' button to create your application.
- After creating the application you can edit it and make changes by
clicking on Edit Application on top of the application.
- After you
complete the application and submit, you will get a message “submission
successful”. However please note that the application will be considered
complete only after you upload the mandatory documents and photograph.
- Please check your email regularly for communication and updates from SDF
Sarojini Damodaran Foundation
No. 383, 42nd Cross, 9th Main,
5th Block, Jayanagar,
560 041 India
E-mail : Contact
Website : www.vidyadhan.org