Who was Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam?
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam was a renowned Indian scientist who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. He was born in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, in 1931, and studied physics and aerospace engineering. Dr. Kalam earned the title “Missile Man of India” for his significant contribution to India’s civilian space program and military missile development. He was also a prolific author and a highly respected public figure, known for his dedication to education and youth empowerment.
What is the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship?
The Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship program designed to support students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership potential, and a commitment to community service. The scholarship is open to students from all backgrounds and disciplines and is intended to help defray the costs of tuition, fees, and other educational expenses.
To be eligible for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Must be a citizen of India
- Must have completed their 12th standard or equivalent examination
- Applicant must accepted to a recognized college or university in India
- Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or equivalent
- Must demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence, leadership, and community service.
- 10th class Transfer Certificate.
- Copy of Family Annual Income Certificate.
- A scanned copy of the Mark-sheet of the last exam passed.
- Copy of Identity card issued by the University.
- Death Certificate of parents of the Candidate (in death cases only).
- The application must be attested by the Dean of the institute/ Head of Dept./ Director of Centre.
- The letter was written by the Candidate in the justification for availing of the scholarship in Less than 300 words.
To apply for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship, applicants must complete the following steps:
- Fill out the online application form on our website. Click on Apply Now
- Upload a copy of their most recent academic transcript.
- Upload a personal statement (not to exceed 500 words) outlining their academic and career goals, leadership experience, and community involvement.
- Upload a letter of recommendation from a teacher, professor, or community leader who can attest to the applicant’s academic and personal achievements.
- Academic performance
- Leadership potential
- Community service and extracurricular activities
- Personal statement and letter of recommendation
The Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship provides financial support to selected recipients in the form of a one-time grant. The amount of the grant will vary depending on the applicant’s financial need and the cost of attending their chosen institution. Scholarship recipients will also have access to mentoring and networking opportunities through [company name] to help them achieve their academic and career goals.
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