New Delhi: Siemens Ltd has launched a scholarship program for first-year students in government engineering colleges.
Under the Siemens Scholarship Programme 2020-21, the company will provide financial assistance to first year engineering students in the streams of Mechanical or Production, Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation, Electronics and Telecommunication, and Computer Science or Information Technology.
Along with the financial assistance, internships, mechatronics, soft skills training, projects and mentorships will also be provided by Siemens, NDTV reported.
First-year government engineering college students can apply for the scholarship online at www.siemens.co.in/scholarship till February 15, 2021.
The scholarship program is available for students throughout the four years of graduation and 50 per cent of scholarships is reserved for female students. The scholarship program follows a stringent selection process, a Siemens statement added.
Age: Up to 20 years
SSC or Class 10 Result: Minimum 60 per cent in aggregate
HSC or Class 12 Result: Minimum 50 per cent aggregate and minimum 60 per cent in PCM aggregate
Annual Family Income: Not more than Rs 2 Lakh.