HP announces scholarship program for meritorious students in India

New Delhi: HP Inc. India has announced ‘HP Udaan Scholarship’, to support and upskill more than 1300 students from low income families. In addition, to encourage and promote education for girls, 50% of these scholarships will be secured for them. The program will also provide the selected students with career counselling and mentoring by HP employees. It is part of HP’s focus to provide quality, technology-enabled inclusive learning to engage and empower student, helping them to unlock new opportunities in the 21st century.

The scholarship program has three distinct categories:

· One Year Scholarships for Diploma/ITI students

· Two-Year Scholarships for students enrolled in Class 11th

· Three-Year Scholarships for Undergraduate students

Students who have scored more than 60% marks in their 10th and 12th Class, with family incomes of not more than INR 4 lakhs per annum, will be eligible for the program. The selected scholars’ academic progress will be closely monitored, and each will be assigned up to two HP mentors according to their area of interests, to ensure a well-rounded development beyond academics.

“ At HP, our vision is to make life better for everyone, everywhere and technology plays a key role in enabling this. We also believe that quality education and skilling can have a huge transformative impact on students and make them future ready. With this intent, we have introduced the “HP Udaan scholarship” program, which will help students to access quality education and equip them with the skills for their growth and development,” said Sumeer Chandra, Managing Director, HP Inc. India

The selection process for “HP Udaan Scholarship”, will comprise of online/offline application submission, screening, telephonic interviews and scholar selection. Buddy4Study, India’s leading scholarship platform, will promote Udaan across its network of 15,000+ schools and colleges in India and manage the application process for the program.

Further details on ‘HP Udaan Scholarship’ program, eligibility criteria and application link, is available at: https://www.hpindiacsr.com/scholarships