Opening Doors to Great Possibilities
Science shows no gender discrimination, and in that sense offers hope to a society where discrimination is practised."
Everyone has a purpose in life and a unique talent to give to others. And when we blend this unique talent with service to others, we experience the ecstasy and exultation of own spirit, which is the ultimate goal of all goals."
“Building capacity dissolves differences. It irons out inequalities.”
– DR. A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM
Sashakt Scholarship is a one-of-its-kind initiative to encourage promising young women across India to prepare for and pursue a career in science.
Covers all three years of study towards earning a B.Sc. degree.
Lead woman scientists as mentor-Scholars guided through the crucial stages of their education, apart from having a role model for a career in science.
Limited scholarships available, for students securing admissions in any of the 12 listed science colleges.
Encourage and support young, academically bright girls to pursue science studies.
Address the attrition of girl students in science during transition from school to college.
Financially empower rural and economically challenged girls to access the best science education in India.
To contribute more women scientists as mentors and achievers to India and the world