Female Science Aspirants, Apply for Sashakt Scholarship 2018

Published on : 30 Jul 2018
Sashakt Scholarship

Sashakt Scholarship 2018 by Dr Reddy’s Foundation is for class 12th passed girl students.  The aim of the programme is to encourage more females to pursue a career in Science.

The main goals are as follows:-

  • Encourage and support young, academically bright girls to pursue Science studies.
  • Address the attrition of girl students in Science during the transition from school to college.
  • To contribute more female scientists as mentors and achievers to India and the world.
  • Financially empower rural and economically challenged girls so that they get access to the best Science education in India.

Sashakt Scholarship: Quick Overview

Deadline 15 Aug 2018
Class / Course Undergraduates
Scholarship Type Under Graduate, Graduate
Awarded Amount Multiple Awards
Age Limit N/A
Gender Female
Religion All
State All
Country India
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About Dr Reddy’s Foundation

Dr Reddy’s Foundation was established in 1996 to allow socially and economically weak groups to take control of their lives. It is a not-for-profit organization set that focuses at developing and testing creative solutions to deal with complex social problems and promote the scale-up of impact by leveraging partnerships. The Foundation works with children, youth (including persons with disabilities), women and Households in over 18 States in India.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Girls with an excellent academic record.
  • Students who select pure/natural Science courses for their graduation.
  • Candidates having interest in Science and belonging to rural or economically weak backgrounds get preference.

Benefits under Sashakt Scholarship 2018

  • The scholarship amount is ₹2, 40,000 for 3 years of college.
  • The reward covers the tuition fee, basic living expenses, cost of stationery and books.

How to Apply

  • Click here to register as a new user.
  • Log-in using the registered details.
  • Start filling the application form.
  • Upload all the essential documents.
  • Select institution.
  • Then, submit admission offer from any one institution.
  • Wait for selection confirmation email.

Essential Documents

Class 10th Certificate


Class 10th Mark-Sheet


Class 12th Certificate


Class 12th Mark-Sheet


Annual Family Income Certificate

Applicants with family income less than 5 lakhs

Disability Certificate

If applicable

Listed Colleges

Admissions take place only in listed colleges: -

Delhi: Miranda House, Hindu College

Kolkata: Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira, Vivekananda College

Chennai: Madras Christian College, Loyola College

Mumbai: Mithibai College of Arts, Sophia College for Women,  Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics

Hyderabad: St. Ann’s College for Women, St. Francis College for Women

Bangalore: The Oxford College of Science, Department of Science (Christ University)