Monthly Archives: February 2011

GIIS Singapore Scholarships

GIIS SINGAPORE SCHOLARSHIPS
(Under the aegis of Global Indian Foundation)
FOR STANDARDS 11 & 12 INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (I B) & CBSE
Global Indian International Schools (GIIS) are one of Asia’s largest network of international schools with 21 schools across 8 countries. GIIS Singapore is the recipient of the prestigious International APQO Award for Education Excellence for 2010 and India’s National Quality Trophy (lMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award) for 201 O.

2011 GIIS JUNIOR COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS AT SINGAPORE
2 year Scholarships sponsored by the Global Indian Foundation for studying at GIIS Singapore will be awarded for Standards 1 1 & 12, CBSE or IB, for the 2011-2013 session. The scholarship worth S$ 66,000* per student includes all tuition fees and boarding expenses. This scholarship amount also includes an annual allowance of S$2400, settling allowance of S$500, one time return airfare from India to Singapore. Subsidized medical benefits will also be given. No bond is attached to the GIIS Scholarship.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Minimum 85% or equivalent grade in Std 10 Pre-Board exam, in Stds 8 & 9 final exams, CBSE or IGCSE or ICSE or any State Board (with English as 1 st language). Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test in mid April 201 1 to be held at Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune, Nagpur, Ahmedabad, Surat and Trichy. Written test will include General Ability, Mathematics and English. Interviews will be held in June 2011. Board Exam mark sheets to be provided on declaration of results. Students are expected to leave for Singapore by end June 201 1.

HOW TO APPLY
Download and print the Scholarship Application Form at www.giisscholarships.org and mail along with copy of the Mark Sheets of Std 10 Pre-Board exam, Stds 8 & 9 final exams, 2 passport size photographs, extra-curricular achievements to the Program Manager (GIIS Scholarships), Glohallndian International School, 201 & 226 DLF
Tower B, Plot No. 11, District Centre Jasola, New Delhi- 110044.  Completed Application Forms to reach latest by 9th March 2011.

Homai Vyarawalla’s work in Mumbai

This is to invite you for the opening of a retrospective show of Homai Vyarawalla’s work that I have curated at the NGMA Mumbai. The opening is on the 25th of February at 6.30 PM and the show will be on till the 10th of April. Homai and I will be in Bombay from Feb 22nd to the 26th

Warmly

Sabeena

Some of her memorable photos

Nehru’s Funeral0001

Check rediff.com’s tribute – Click Here