Team Everest - I am the Change Scholarship
‘I am the change scholarship' is an initiative of Team Everest NGO through which we provide scholarship for single parented/parentless students who are good at academics, financially challenged but willing to do their graduation.
The scholarship is only for Parentless & Single Parented 2019 Plus-2 pass out students in Chennai who studied Plus-2 in Govt, Govt Aided,
Corporation, Free Schools and private Schools with fees less than Rs 20,000 per year.
Who are the beneficiaries of this Scholarship ?
Single Parented Students
What do Students Get ?
Financial assistance up to Rs 30,000 per year.
100 hours of Skill development training every year.
Internship with Corporate and Startups.
Students are engaged in volunteering activities.
How do we select Students ?
Its a 8 step verification process
Academic Scores Verification
Support for Education
Many children drop out after school and don't go to college. We together can change it.
We want to sponsor at least 100 Parentless & Single Parented Students from Chennai who is completing Plus-2 in 2019 for their college education.
Check out this 80 Seconds video to hear from Team Everest Founder, Karthee Vidya.
Training for Scholars
It's not just about Scholarship. It's taking ownership for the overall development of the student.
Through our ‘First Penguin Club’ initiative, we provide classes in spoken English, soft skill training, Problem-solving skills etc to ensure all our students become employable when they finish graduation. Every graduate undergo 100 hours of skill development training every year till they finish graduation.
Watch how we help our scholars to become employable through our 'First Penguin Club' initiative.
Meet our Students!
Testimonial by our Students!
I was selling Samosas in street in 2008. Today, I'm an automobile engineer working in a big corporate. Without Team Everest Scholarship, I would be selling Samosas in street. I'm happy to sponsor a student for their education now.
My father committed Suicide when I'm studying 10th std and my mother is working as a home maid. Thanks to Team Everest 'I am the Change' Scholarship because of which I'm doing my UG degree now.
My father who is an alcoholic left the family when I'm not even 1 year old. It's my mother who works hard to take care of me. I scored more than 80% and very happy to get this Team Everest 'I am the Change' scholarship.