Ability Foundation


FEZANA Scholarships Applications Open

FEZANA is happy to announce that the application cycle for the FEZANA scholarships for 2017 is open.

FEZANA Offers the following Scholarships

ACADEMIC Scholarships

  • Mehraban and Morvorid Kheradi Endowment Scholarship for Academic Excellence: The FEZANA  Scholar
  • FEZANA 25th Anniversary Endowment  Scholarship For Academic Excellence
  • Morvarid Guiv Endowment Scholarships
  • Purvez and Aban  Rustomji Endowment Scholarship
  • Banoobai and Maneckshaw Kapadia Endowment Scholarship  for Financial Assistance
  • Dr Minocher Rustom Vesuna and Dowlat Minocher Vesuna WZO Canada Endowed Scholarships
  • Sheroo Darabsha Kolsawala Endowed Scholarship

To read the eligibility criteria and apply click here


The FEZANA Performing and Creative Arts Scholarship (P&CAS) provides financial support to Zarathustis who are performing artists in music, drama, etc. or practice other creative art forms like literature, poetry, fine arts, sculpture, painting, etc.

To read the eligibility criteria and apply click here


The Excellence in Sports Scholarship is to provide financial support to young Zarathushtis who are performing exceptionally and at highly recognized levels in any sport.

To read the eligibility criteria and apply click here

National Digital Library (NDL)


Ministry of Human Resource Development under its National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology has initiated the National Digital Library (NDL) pilot project to develop a framework of virtual repository of learning resources with a single-window search facility. Filtered and federated searching is employed to facilitate focused searching so that learners can find out the right resource with least effort and in minimum time. NDL is designed to hold content of any language and provides interface support for leading vernacular languages (currently Hindi and Bengali). It is being arranged to provide support for all academic levels including researchers and life-long learners, all disciplines, all popular form of access devices and differently-abled learners. It is being developed to help students to prepare for entrance and competitive examination, to enable people to learn and prepare from best practices from all over the world and to facilitate researchers to perform inter-linked exploration from multiple sources. The pilot project is devising a framework suitable for future scale up with respect to content volume and diversity to become a full-blown National Digital Library of India over time. It is being developed at IIT Kharagpur.

Click Here to Register and Browse the Library

Harvard – fully funded MBA Scholarship


Harvard University is one of the world rankings universities. Here is the opportunity for you to get involved in this leading business programs.

This scholarship is awarded every two year.

Scholarship award:
• Financial aid amounting to US$90,000 (US$45,000 per year) towards tuition fees
• Travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship.

Important information:

International students are invited to apply this scholarship.
You will be provided according to your education background and your promise.
What do you need to submit?

curriculum vitae with a photograph
GMAT scores and acceptance letter from the University
To apply: online by sending to admissions@boustany-foundation.org

The closing date is 31st May 2017.

The Boustany Foundation Internship

Successful scholars are expected to complete a two-month unpaid internship with the Foundation. Projects are varied and relate to the Foundation’s activities or those of its partners.

Travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship are covered by the Foundation.

Click here to apply through official website online



Mahindra Rise Scholarships

The Trustees of K. C. Mahindra Education Trust are pleased to announce the 2017 interest-free loan scholarships for post-graduate studies abroad.

The maximum amount for the scholarships will be Rs. 4 lakhs per scholar, except for the 3 K. C. Mahindra Fellow Scholarships for which the maximum amount will be 8 lakhs per scholar.
Eligibility Criteria

• Applicants must possess a First Class degree or any equivalent diploma of similar standard from a recognised Indian University

• Applicants must have secured admission or have applied for. admission in reputable foreign universities for courses commencing from August 2017, but not later than February 2018.

Application forms are available at:

• K.C. Mahindra Education Trust, Cecil Court, 3rd floor, near Regal Cinema, Mahakavi Bhushan Marg, Mumbai -400001

Completed application forms, along with necessary enclosures, must reach the Trust office before 31″ March, 2017. The final interview of shortlisted candidates will take place in July, 2017.
To know more, please visit www.kcmet.org

An Encyclopedia for all Central and State government exams

Founded in 2016 by [Three Mad Men or The Viruses], [UPSC Fever] has come a long way from its beginnings in a college lab.

When The Viruses first started out, their passion for helping others drove them to create this epidemic, and gave him the impetus to turn hard work and inspiration into to a booming online library.

An Encyclopedia for all Central and State government exams. We’re dedicated to giving you the very best of content, with a focus on quality, completeness and research.

We now serve similar UPSC-infected people all over India [and World] and are thrilled to be a part of the cut-throat race.


NASA Competition – Nari Gandhi Trophy – 2016-17

captureNari-Gandhi trophy is a competition in the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STUDENTS OF ARCHITECTURE-NASA. This time the documentation is about a HOUSE, emphasizing on its culture and tradition, the various spaces, occupants and their experiences.

Students who are members and who are interested in participating, may go through the enclosed details and apply immediately.

For all queries related to the submission please contact Srivardhan Rajalingam Vice President – NASA India +9189037 74096 vicepresident@nasaindia.co

nari-gandhi trophy – 2016-17 details

Khan Academy India talent search

We’re seeking brilliant explainers whose videos help students succeed in school and find joy in learning.

The top ten finalists will receive cash prizes—INR 1,00,000 for the grand prize winner and INR 20,000 each for nine finalists. All finalists will be considered for longer-term video creation contracts with Khan Academy.
We’re searching for amazing explainers to build the world’s most comprehensive, engaging library of videos. A critical aspect of this is to make our library deeply relevant to learners in India. Through this contest, we are looking for great content creators to contribute to this effort.
Enter and you can win INR 1,00,000 and be considered for a longer-term video creation contract with Khan Academy. If you are one of the top 10 finalists, you will also have your video published on Khan Academy and get a chance to interact with Sal Khan.
We’re inspired by students who tell us that our videos gave them the confidence and knowledge to complete their homework, ace their test, or make sense of a tricky concept they had thought was out of reach.
If you have a passion for teaching and a knack for making challenging concepts seem simple, send us your video in one of these subjects today in English or Hindi (Hindi explanations with English terminology):
Mathematics (Std VI to XII)
Physics (Std IX to XII)
Chemistry (Std IX to XII)
Biology (Std IX to XII)

Who? We’re seeking video submissions from Indian residents 18 years or older. If you have a passion for teaching and a knack for making challenging concepts seem simple, we want to hear from you!
What? Submit an educational video in one of the 4 subjects listed above by Dec 12th. Within each subject, we have recommended a few topics that you may want to cover – see our recommended list of topics.
How? To help you create your best submission, we’ve shared judging criteria and guidelines in the FAQ . The core idea: We’re looking for videos that cover concepts deeply and rigorously, feel conversational, and are laser-focused on helping a student who needs to learn a concept for tomorrow’s test, to complete their homework, or to ensure they understand what they learned in class. Finally, check out our video submission requirements in the FAQ.