Swami Vivekanand Rural Development and Educational Foundation
Swami Vivekanand Rural Development and Educational Foundation ® is a non- profit, non-govt. organization dedicated to provide educational and social welfare services to the brightest and financially challenged students of our country. Educational services are but not limited to Handicrafts, Music, Dance, Painting etc. and Welfare services such as conducting various educational, rural and urban development programme and events in different parts of the country to facilitate our children and women to excel in their endeavors, through awareness towards the basic education, child marriage, child labor, free health camps, providing dwells to the beggars and also to them who are leaving in the streets to meet the days end.
Our Foundation’s central vision and motto is to provide educational scholarship to our financially challenged students and helping them continue their education and also to uplift the leaving conditions of slum areas and provide necessary support to the people who are leaving there.
Our mission is to inspire best and brightest rural/urban students to pursue higher education and lead through scholarship, internship and leadership training.
Our mission at Swami Vivekanand Rural Development and Educational Foundation is to inspire best and brightest rural/urban students to pursue higher education and lead through scholarship, internship and leadership training. We believe everyone should have an equal opportunity to access education to further the world and its citizens, but we know college tuition costs have significantly risen in the last decade. To better support our children’s education, we are excited to offer our Swami Vivekanand Educational Scholarship. If you’re a high school senior about to start your first year of college and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement, then we want to hear from you! We select many eligible students every year to receive a scholarship per year to apply towards their education.
All applicants for the Swami Vivekanand Educational Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply:
|60% to 75%||10000 Rupees|
|76% to 85%||15000 Rupees|
|86% and above||20000 Rupees|
To apply, make sure you meet the eligibility requirements, and then simply complete the Scholarship Application. Scholarship winners will be selected based on their 10th Std marks and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.
Sholarship Application Form (pdf)Download
"Thank you for your gift! This scholarship not only helps me continue my studies, but also inspires me to work harder and pursue my goals with strength and courage! The gift bonds sponsor and recipient like an invisible web- on one side the the joy of giving and sharing, on the other side thankfulness and gratefulness which grows into responsibility and transforms the values of every single gift or help we receive in our life.”
"I was very thrilled and excited upon receiving your letter awarding me with a Swami Vivekanand scholarship. It is an honor to be a Swami Vivekanand scholarship recipient, and this scholarship will help me in my pursuit of a bachelor’s degree that will hopefully lead me to a career in the future.”
"I am truly lucky and honored to have received an award, and I am incredibly appreciative for the opportunity you have helped provide me with. I have done as much as I can to lighten the economic burden on my parents, who largely are paying for my college tuition. Both my family and I were overjoyed upon hearing of this grant. Many students rarely have opportunities such as this, and therefore I am thoroughly grateful for what I have been given.”
"Thank you for the generous scholarship you awarded me that I will use to help me pay for my tuition . Because of this scholarship, I will not have to worry as much about financial issues and can focus on my academic studies.”
“I want to thank you immensely for both your recognition of my commitment to academics and community service and also for your financial support so that I may continue these efforts. I am sincerely grateful for your wonderful organization’s influential gift, and am honored to have been chosen.”
“Thank you so much for supporting me by awarding me this generous grant! I really appreciate it! ...Your support means a lot to all of us!”
“I felt flattered to be a recipient….receiving my [scholarship] has strengthened my belief that I can make a difference in the world with hard work and effort…With your financial support I plan on pursuing my dream career…..”
“I hope one day I will be able to help students achieve their goals just as you have helped me.”
“Having this scholarship will continue to help me focus on doing well with my academics instead of having to worry about expensive college tuition.”
“The generosity of your foundation means a lot to me. I know that not every town has an organization like yours. The work of people like you…is one of the things that makes Wellesley special…This award will inspire me to work my hardest.”
“I cannot express how important the assistance has been for me personally and my entire family. My parents, whose families were not able to send them to college so many years ago, feel so thankful to live in such a wonderful community.”
“It's very encouraging to receive this scholarship, I think I will use it to pursue some add on courses that will help me in future.It will also be easy to convince my parents to let me continue my studies further for my post graduation beacause of this scholarship”
“The scholarship is a great incentive for me to perform better.It means a lot to me, as it is a reward and recognition of my talent and perseverance.This added responsibility is definitely an encouragement for me to constantly strive for the best”
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“It feels really good to be awarded the scholarship.This will definitely motive me to do my best and it will come in handy at the time of my higher studies”