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Vidya Poshak - Key Highlights 2016

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Nurture Merit Program 
This program includes Financial Assistance, Library/Book Bank facilities and Residential Bridge Camp. The mission is to provide financial assistance to meritorious students who cannot afford to continue their higher education owing to their financial difficulties. To-date Vidya Poshak has invested more than INR 300 million on this.
Key Highlights (April 2016 - Oct 2016) ·   During the year nearly 4200 applications were received for financial assistance. After Home visits, we found 474 new students were eligible for financial assistance. Out of the 474 new students 338 were assisted under Nurture merit scheme and 136 students were supported under Matching grant program. 
·   During the year all together 1500 Meritorious and financial challenged students were financially assisted with a sum of INR 75 Lakh to pursue their higher education (Till date). 
·   60% of the total student beneficiaries were girls this year 
·   More than 15,000+ books were issued to the students…

Vidya Poshak - Quarterly Updates

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Greetings from Vidya Poshak Family!
We would like to thank you for the support in the noble cause of nurturing meritorious but economically challenged students.
We are pleased to inform you that in the year 2015-2016, Vidya Poshak supported a total of 2000+ students to pursue their dream of higher education owing to contribution from generous donors like you.
Quarterly Update of Vaidya Poshak activities
ØFinancial assistance: 3200 + new students applied for financial assistance from across 12 districts of Karnataka. Out of these applications 50% applicants scored more than 90% and 40% of the applicants scored between 80% to 90% in their SSLC Board examination. ØLibrary services  organised following career guidance seminars  Ø                  “WHAT AFTER PUC?” for the benefit of  Class XII students             “HOW TO FACE CAMPUS INTERVIEW” for students finishing degree courses. ØMore than 500 academic books of their choice were issued  to the students ØResidential bridge camps :A total of …

Vidya Poshak - Achievers

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VidyaPoshak - Avanti Learning Center

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AVANTI LEARNING CENTRE
Avanti aims to create a level playing field for admissions to the country’s top colleges by delivering high quality, affordable college education to millions of students across the country. In the simplest of terms, Avanti Learning Centres seeks to revolutionize affordable education in India. At Avanti, we work to address two major areas of disarray –
The lack of quality teaching in government and low-cost schools and colleges
The lack of access to significant test preparation outside of major urban centres
Here, we create an alternate model that combines technology and knowledge to deliver through the process of collaborative learning. Students think more, practice more, learn more. Over the past years, our methodology has helped show that our students outperform even the most expensive after-school programs in the country at less than one-third the cost! Established in March 2010, Avanti is an award-winning social enterprise by IIT alumni offering high-quality edu…

Vidya Poshak - Abdul Kalam Susandhi Fellowship Program

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Vidya Poshak - Nurture Merit Selection Guidelines

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Vidya Poshak - Nurture Merit Test

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Vidya Poshak - Updates Skill Training Programs

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In 2015 camp team completed 16 Skill Training Camps covering 1112 students.We conducted the 9 soft skills training camps for PUC Ist year, rest all 7 camps are Theme based for Degree I,II & III students.We completed the 144 camps and trained the 7581 students since beginning of RBC in 2007.We found new venues Koodala(Haveri), Yaranal(Belagavi), Hukkeri( Belagavi),Hukkeri Math(Haveri),Bharatesh Education Trust, BelagaviWe Thank all our Volunteers & Donors for providing free food & venues for RB Camps @ Shringeri Shankar Math Siddapur, Nidasosi, Bangaramakki, Tippayikoppa, Belagavi and Horanadu etc.
HighLights The students who attended camp for the first time learnt to mix with relative strangers and to adjust quickly.The students prepared for the “Student Seminars” throughout the whole week and all did an amazing job presenting.  Details of seminars:Students prepared and presented on world leaders/personalities.11-12 students in each group.  ·Criteria they had to prepare for: …

VP - Supportive Classes Updates

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In 2015 Vidya Poshak conducted supportive classes with the support from Tata Motors Ltd.  The Supportive Classes training program were conducted for 8th,9th and 10th class students in Mummigatti rural high school. 
From July 2015 we started supportive classes for 8th,9th and 10th class students in Govt. High School Mummigatti. 
Totally 192 students got benefit through our Supportive training classes.  61 students from 10th standard, 55 students from 9th standard and 74 students from 8th standard. 
The Coaching classes were conducted by the experts in the academic subjects Science, Mathematics and English. 

Four highly experienced and expert teachers are helping us in the coaching. They are experts in English, Maths and Science.
By December 2015, we are reaching the end of our coaching for the academic year 2015-16. 
We thank TATA MOTORS Dharwad for taking the initiative for the benefit of the Students.


VP - TML Value Education Training Report

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                     VP - TML Value Education Training Report
Vidya Poshak is conducting value education and life skills training for the class 8 & 9 students of rural areas like Narendra ,and Kurabagatti with help of   “ TATA MOTORS” Totally there are 150 students getting benefit of this program in Kurabagatti and Narendra.The sessions were based on General motivation, Confidence Building , Attitude, Communication skills, Presentation skills ,Time management ,Ethics and values, Contributive Citizen, Study skills, Memory Teqniques ,Career Guidance, etc.This helps to student to become confident in their life, and it helps to choose a  good career path.



Avanti – Vidya Poshak IIT / JEE training program - Updates

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The program:Avanti Learning Centers, an award-winning social enterprise set up by IIT Bombay graduates, has partnered with Vidya Poshak to select about 45 bright students from north Karnataka and provide them free training in Class XI and XII for the IIT-JEE. The program will be conducted using technology to bring the expert tutors sessions to Vidya Poshak students as well as peer learning techniques that enable a class to move forward using multitude of skills of students.
Profile of students: Every year Vidya Poshak gets more than 1500 applications for scholarship from 10th grade passed students. In these, at least 40 % have scored more than 90%. These bright kids might aspire to go to premier institutions such as IIT, NIT, IISc etc. but are unable due to lack of guidance and coaching. Vidya Poshak wanted to help such bright but economically challenged students to aim for and get into premier institutions. In the current 2015-17 batch we have a total of 35 students with 10 girl stud…