Pune: The K. C. Mahindra Education Trust (KCMET) has been working since 1953 to make a difference in the lives of thousands of students by offering them a variety of scholarships. KCMET is inviting applications for its annual Mahindra All India Talent Scholarship (MAITS) 2022 to encourage and support students from low-income families who wish to pursue a job-oriented Diploma course from recognised Government Polytechnic Institutes in India. A scholarship of Rs. 10,000/- per annum will be awarded to 550 students annually, for a maximum period of 3 years.
To be eligible, the candidate should have passed SSC/HSC or equivalent examinations in the 10th /12th standard with more than 60% marks. The candidate should have secured admission in a government or any other recognised Polytechnic Institute for a diploma course. This scholarship will only be given to candidates who are enrolling for the first year of their course.
The application form and list of documents required for the application is available on the KCMET website. For students in Maharashtra, the deadline to submit the application is 10th September 2022. Shortlisted applicants will be intimidated of the interview date and venue well in advance.
The K. C. Mahindra Education Trust has been awarding this scholarship since 1995. Till date, 11,290 students have been awarded this scholarship across India. While awarding the scholarship, a special preference is given to girls, children from lower income group families, differently abled children, and children of armed forces personnel.
MAITS recipients have gone on to win over adversities and chart a new course in their lives. Today MAITS awardees are in established positions in diverse fields like Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering etc.
For further details on the Mahindra All India Talent Scholarship (MAITS) please visit: www.kcmet.org
About K C Mahindra Education Trust (KCMET)
The K. C. Mahindra Education Trust (KCMET) was founded by the late K. C. Mahindra in the year 1953. With its vision to transform the lives of people in India through education, by providing financial assistance and recognition to them, across age groups and income strata, KCMET has undertaken many education initiatives. Since inception, these initiatives have made a difference in the lives of over 800,000 deserving and needy students through the provision of more than USD 119.83 million in the form of scholarships, livelihood training programmes, educational support, and financial aid.