The Malhotra WeiKFiELD Foundation offers a wide range of scholarships that recognize and reward outstanding performance in high school or an undergraduate program — as well as exceptional leadership and service in your school and community.

The scholarships are awarded for undertaking and completing undergraduate and post-graduate studies in any of the pure sciences –physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, statistics, astronomy and astrophysics. The focus of the scholarship program is to provide students from disadvantaged backgrounds an opportunity to pursue such studies.

Scholarships for students of high merit wishing to pursue post-graduation or doctorate studies in the fields of nano-science andnano-biotechnology are also awarded.

ENROLLMENT:

Once you log in and are ready to take the test you will click on _____(Start).

There will be 10 questions on each page in any of the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Maths (PCM) / Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) selected at random. As these are multiple choice questions, you have to check the correct answer, out of 4 answers provided.

You have approx. 1 min to answer each question. After you have answered 10 questions on the page, you will have one more minute to review your answers and change them, if you so desire, before moving on to the next page.

There will be 3 such pages, totalling 30 questions, 10 each in PCB or PCM.

The computer will lock after 33 mins and you will not be able to make any changes or answer any further questions thereafter.

The Selection Committee will take into account the number of correct answers as well as the time in which the test has been completed. The higher the number of correct answers and the lower the time in which the test has been completed, the better your chances of being selected for final interview.

You will be informed of your selection or rejection by email within one week of your having taken the selection test.

Scholarships
For 3 Year B.Sc. Programs
up to Rs. 10,000 per year

  • 20 awards are given each year
  • Renewable for up to 3 years (Rs. 30,000)
  • Payable subject to achievement of high grades of merit and certain terms and conditions stipulated.

For 2 Year M.Sc. Programs
up to Rs. 20,000 per year

  • 20 awards are given each year
  • Renewable for up to 2 years (Rs. 40,000)
  • Payable subject to achievement of high grades of merit (first five in the institution) and certain terms and conditions stipulated.

For Overseas Study in Nano-Science or Nano-Biotechnology
up to Rs. 1,00,000

  • 5 awards are given each year
  • One-time, non-renewable grant
  • Payable to students of high merit wishing to pursue post-graduation or doctorate studies abroad in the field of nano-science and nano-biotechnology
  • This fellowship is payble to students who have already obtained admission in reputed universities abroad and have arranged substantial financial assistance for the same.

Eligibility
The scholarships are needs-based grants awarded for academic performance, with preference given to female applicants in the Pune District area. We encourage all students to apply.
Application Process

  1. Download and print the application.
  2. Complete all forms.
  3. Mail all forms and required materials to our address.
  4. The Foundation will invite qualified candidates for an interview.
  5. The Foundation will then make an award determination.

Applications are accepted year-round with annual submission deadlines by the end of the school year (end of June, early July).Awards are presented at a ceremony in September after the selection process.
Please contact us for more information or questions regarding the scholarships or application process.

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