MVJ Foundation Scholarships
MVJ College of Engineering has announced the launch of a scholarship programme for talented and needy students under the Dr. M.V. Jayaraman Foundation, the CSR initiative of MVJ College of Engineering.
The scholarships will be provided to 30 students who are meritorious and in require of financial assistance.
The scholarship scheme is unique to MVJ College of Engineering as the scholarship encompasses all the financial needs of the students including tuition fees, hostel fees and text book costs, amounting to a total of Rs. 1.5 crore for 30 students.
The Foundation was inaugurated by K. Jairaj, Additional Chief Secretary to Government, Energy Department, in the first week of May, 2010.
The scholarships will be awarded under four distinct categories of Merit Scholarship, Merit cum Means Scholarship, Sports Scholarship and meritorious students whose CET ranking is less than 1000.
Under the sports category, any student who had represented his / her State or the country would be eligible for the award of scholarship. Waiver of hostel accommodation fees may be considered for deserving candidates.
A committee consisting of eminent academicians would decide on the selection of students each year.
Though the scheme is primarily meant for fresh students entering the college from this academic year onwards, students who are currently pursuing their studies in the college will also be considered for the awards.