18th The Aditya Birla Scholarships Programme
Students from the following institutes can apply for the Scholarships:
IIMs: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Indore, Khozikode, Shillong
XLRI - Jamshedpur
ITs (B. Tech): Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Roorkee, Guwahati
BITS: Pilani: Campuses
LAW: National Law School of India University - Bangalore, NALSAR University of Law - Hyderabad,
The WB National University of Juridical Sciences - Kolkata, National Law University - Jodhpur
The top 20 students (in terms of their entrance exam ranking at the time of admission) are invited to apply through the Dean of the respective Institute.
The Scholarships entail the following process:
The applicants: 160 students from the IIMs and XLRI, 160 students from the IITs and BITS (Pilani) and 80 students from law campuses will be evaluated on the basis of the information given in the application form.
The students' overall achievements spanning academic and co-curricular excellence will be assessed to select him/her for the next round.
Essays written by these students will then be reviewed by a panel to shortlist candidates for the final round.
Shortlisted students will be invited for an interview which will determine the 16 best students each from - engineering and management and 8 from law who will be named as the Aditya Birla Scholars.