Scholarship and Awards

IWSA SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SCIENCE EDUCATION

IWSA scholarships/awards are given from generous donations from well wishers. These awards are given annually on merit-cum-need basis to girl students pursuing science education at different levels, computer courses and teacher training courses.  Applications are invited once in a year through information on the IWSA website and advertisements sent to colleges.

Awards

  • "LIC Award”- This award is instituted by L.I.C. of India for two bright girl students from science stream who have completed the X or the XII examination in 2017
  • Dr. Shantoo Gurnani " merit-cum-means" scholarship to girl students from Jr. College level to PG levels.
  • ‘Param Udhav Gurnani’ Travel Support
  • ‘Param Udhav Gurnani’ award for the best paper published in a journal.
  • ‘Manik Gurnani’ ‘Innovation Award’
  • The Innovation award’ is meant for a member who has done some innovative research in applied sciences, especially technology.  The application can be sent at any time of the year accompanied by detailed bio-data, list of publications, and a note justifying the giving of award to the student.  
  • ‘Late Manohar Eknath Narsalay Paritoshik’ for TOT trainee (1st ranker).
  • “Late Dr. Jayshree Daoo” for deserving young women doing Ph.D. in the field of Science.
  • Mazgaonkar Trust support to TOT studnets.
  • “Dr. Suresh K. Mahajan Memorial Scholarship”
  • "Chetan Premani Memorial Scholarship"

Applications can be made for Scholarships and Awards. Click here to download the form.

Applications Invited for Annual IWSA Awards : 2018-19
     1   “LIC Award”: This award is instituted by L.I.C. of India for bright girl students from science stream who
           are studying in XI Std during 2018-2019.

Eligibility: Students with 60% marks or above in X std. exams and with an annual family income not exceeding Rs. 3 lakhs are eligible to apply.

2.   Mrs. Tara Pandit and Dr. Satyendrarao Pandit Award: This award is instituted by Dr. Lalitha                
Dhareshwar in the name of her parents for a challenged girl student who has stood First in X Std. exam  
from Maharashtra SSC Board, in 2018 from a Navi Mumbai School.

3. Mrs Leela Bansiya Award”: This award is instituted by Mr. Jagdish Bansiya in the name of his mother. 
              It is for the bright young girl student who has stood first in the HSC Exam in 2018 from a 
Navi Mumbai School.  

 4. Dr. Shantoo Gurnani “Merit-cum-Means" Award: For girl students at the graduate levels --science
stream only.
Eligibility:  Girls pursuing B.Sc. in any science stream (from first to third year).  Students   with family income of less than Rs 3.00 lakhs/ annum can apply.

5. Chetan Premani Memorial Award – For girl students at the post graduate level – Science Stream only
Eligibility: Girls pursuing M.Sc. in any science stream.  Students with annual family income less than Rs. 4 lakhs are eligible to apply.

* 6. “Late Dr. Jayshree Daoo Award”: This award is instituted by Major Vikrant Daoo in memory of his 
mother. It is for a bright young girl pursuing Ph.D. in the field of Science.
       
Eligibility: Students in their second year of their Ph.D. program are eligible.  They should submit the research proposal given for Ph.D. registration. Students with annual family income less than Rs. 4 lakhs are eligible to apply.

*7.  “Late Dr. Sumati and Mr. Vasudeo Bhide Award” This award is instituted by Prof. Amar Bhide in the        
        memory of his parents.  It is for a bright young girl pursuing Ph.D. in the field of Science.

Eligibility: Students in their second year of their Ph.D. program are eligible.  They should submit         research proposal given for Ph.D. registration. Students with annual family income less than Rs. 4 lakhs are eligible to apply.

*8.   “Dr. Suresh K. Mahajan Memorial Scholarship”: This Scholarship has been instituted at IWSA, 2016,  
by Dr. Suresh Mahajan's student, Dr. V. Sanzgiri.  

Eligibility: The scholarship will be given to a bright girl student pursuing a Ph.D. in any discipline of life Sciences and in the second year of the PhD program. Students with annual family income less than Rs. 4 lakhs are eligible to apply.
This Scholarship of Rs. 50,000/ will also carry a citation and a trophy.  The applicants must provide  their research proposal submitted for Ph.D. registration.

* Committee will decide which award is to be given to the selected applicants.
In addition, there are several other awards instituted by generous donors, well wishers and IWSA members. These are for students attending different courses in IWSA.
Please Note: (i) Last date for receiving applications is Extended to 27th October, 2018. (ii) Application forms are available on www.iwsa.net.  Applicants should fill the form and send the same along with supporting documents  to : Convenor, Scholarship Committee, IWSA,  on the above address with a soft copy to iwsahq@gmail.com. (iii) The applications should be forwarded through the College Principal.

LIST OF GIRLS

2015-2016

Sr. No.

Name

College

1

Ms. Swathy Premanand Mistry

ICLE’S M.J. College

2

Ms. Pramila Vishram Prajapati

ICLE’S M.J. College

3

Ms. Himani Vijay Suneja

Annasheb Magar College, Hadaspar

4

Ms. Urmila Vishram Prajapati

Institute of Science, Mumbai

5

Ms. Supriya Vijay Khamkar

Institute of Science, Mumbai

Ms. Rukhsar Mustaq Chicktey

K.B.P College

Ms. Pooja Ramesh Dhumal

Institute of Science, Mumbai

JAYSHREE DAOO FELLOWSHIP

1

Ms. Kanaka Ghosalkar

Ph.D

NIRRH, Parel

FELLOWSHIP FOR PhD STUDENTS (Donated by Mr. Aditya Dhareshwar)

1

Ms. Asha Yadav

Ph.D

Department of Physics, Mumbai University

2

Ms. Anisha Ramsurat Kashyap

Ph.D

Department of Physics, Ramnarain Ruia College

TOT

Sr. No.

Name

Name of the course and amount

1

Ms. Pooja P. Sharma

Diploma course in Nursery/Creche Teachers’ Training 

2

Ms. Alka T. Gaikwad

Diploma course in Nursery/Creche Teachers’ Training 

COMPUTER

Sr. No.

Name

Class

School

1

Riya Tarun Mandal

VII

Sainath School

2

Shilpa Tarun

X

Sainath School

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