• Bengaluru-based NGO supports 18,500 students globally for higher education
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    By Akhila Damodaran | Express News Service Published: 19th December 2018 08:27 AM | Last Updated: 19th December 2018 08:27 AM   Shrilakshmi Bhat, daughter of a farmer in Udupi, was finding it difficult to fund her education. Although Shrilakshmi’s parents have only completed their primary education, they guided and provided her with her education. She secured 97.6 per cent in her class 10 and 96.6 per cent in her class 12 board exams. She secured a rank of 2,776

  • The Circle of Giving
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    Harshini Vakkalanka DECEMBER 18, 2018 16:53 IST UPDATED: DECEMBER 18, 2018 16:53 IS   The idea behind the FFE scholarships is that students will graduate, get their jobs, and take care of their families to bring about a transformation What makes an immunologist working on vaccine trials want to become a volunteer for awarding merit-cum-means scholarships? “The kind of satisfaction you get is unparalleled, I can’t imagine going back to the corporate world,” says Sudha Kidao, managing trustee of the

  • FFE: Giving poor, bright students manna of scholarship, mentoring
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    DECCAN CHRONICLE. | RALPH ALEX ARAKAL Published Dec 17, 2018, 6:34 am ISTUpdated Dec 17, 2018, 6:34 am IST The Goels struck upon the idea of launching an NGO after they sold their first company Securing a medical or an engineering seat in a reputed college is a dream come true for lakhs of students in the country. But for many, it only remains a dream as they are unable to join these professional courses for lack of financial backing.