Graduate and Skills Building Scholarships 2022-23 for NE Students with Disabilities | MorungExpress

Dimapur, August 28 (MExN): Shishu Sarothi (Center for Rehabilitation and Training for Multiple Disability), a non-profit organization based in Guwahati, in partnership with Indus Towers Ltd (formerly Bharti Infratel Ltd), has announced Postgraduate and Skills Building Scholarships 2022 -23 for students with disabilities in North East India.

The scholarships would be awarded to 180 deserving students with disabilities from North East India who wish to pursue or are currently pursuing higher education in academic or vocational courses at levels ranging from upper secondary to post-graduation or vocational/reinforcement courses skills, informed a press. Press release received here on Sunday.

Young graduates preparing for government jobs or civil service exams can benefit from a scholarship for preparatory coaching. A few scholarships are also reserved for students with disabilities from other states in India who are studying at institutions of national significance recognized by the Indian government, the statement said.
Its partner organization in Nagaland is the Nagaland State Disability Forum (NSDF)

According to the statement, the scholarship program mainly provides financial support to scholarship recipients to cover expenses/tuition fees paid until the completion of their courses. Additionally, select deserving students will receive support for specific study material requirements, assistive equipment and devices, transportation allowance, and accommodation costs to facilitate and motivate them to complete the study program.

Online and offline applications for the 2022-23 session started from August 25. Full scholarship details are available at www.ssscholarship.org. The last date for application is September 30, 2022. For any questions, students can also call/SMS/Whatsapp on HELPLINE: +91 70862 68549 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on working days for any assistance, he informed .

Jennifer C. Burleigh