If you are looking to study for your Degree abroad with huge financial benefits, you can apply for the GyanDhan Scholarship program, available for the academic session 2020/21.
The award is merit-based and will be presented to the student with an excellent academic background.
This funding opportunity is open for students, who are seeking to pursue a 2-year Postgraduate Course in the US, Canada, UK, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand & Germany.
About The Awarding Institution
GyanDhan is India’s first education-focused financing platform.
It provides various tools & services, for the entire process of the student’s study abroad journey, which helps them to achieve their higher education dreams.
GyanDhan aims to help students finance their higher education, by getting the best loan suited to their profile. Integrations with lenders, combined with customer service from GyanDhan, ensures a faster resolution of the loan application for the customer.
The team at GyanDhan is made of students, who have first-hand experience of the challenges faced, when arranging funds for higher studies, in fact, one of its founders is an Alumnus, of the Super 30 program (based out of Patna).
This experience fuels their passion for democratizing education. The organization seeks to draw the tools, needed to build a sustainable education financing, offering from the several years, spent for shaping credit strategies for Capital One, one of the biggest banks in the US.
It is an organization that understands the problems faced by students and their parents, and bridge the information gap. For the lenders, the marketplace serves as a low-cost acquisition channel, and also helps them increase conversion by using GyanDhan’s analytics tools.
GyanDhan Scholarship Program
Award Provider: GyanDhan
Course Level of Study: Postgraduate
Award: INR 1 Lakh
Access Mode: Online (Application process is carried out online)
Number of Awards: 1
Required Nationality: Indian Students
What Determines Eligibility?
Only candidates from India are eligible to apply for this program.
Acceptable Course of Study: The award is available for candidates, seeking to take on a Postgraduate program in Engineering, Computer Science, Business Analytics and Materials Science.
In order to be deemed eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
Students who want to pursue a 2-year Postgraduate Course in the US, Canada, UK, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand & Germany.
Students who are in the process of applying or have applied, but have not yet received an admission letter can also apply for the opportunity.
The candidate must be an Indian resident, with an Undergraduate Degree, from an Indian institute.
If the student is planning to take an education loan, the application for the same must start via Gyandhan, in one of the partner lenders. Partner Lenders are SBI, BOB, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Avanse, Auxilo, Incred, Credila & MPower Financing.
How To Apply For The GyanDhan Scholarship Program
To be enlisted to participate in this program, aspirants have to follow all the given steps:
- Click on the start application
- Please fill up the following; Name, Email Id, Mobile, Target Country, Target College, Target Course.
- Within 24 hours of completing the first step, you will get an email to upload the documents
- You must complete the application form for this award.
Required Documents: All the Interested candidates will be required to upload the following documents, to be eligible for the opportunity; Offer letter from the University, Proof of GRE/GMAT Score, Proof of TOEFL/ IELTS Score, Latest Resume, Statement of Purpose in 1500 words, Letter of recommendation.
In order to be enlisted for the Award, applicants must have previous year Degree with excellent academic records.
All the applicants are expected to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.
Benefits Of The Award
GyanDhan will provide the award amount of INR 1 Lakh to the one successful student.