British Council announces IELTS Scholarship Award 2013
British Council announced IELTS Scholarships 2013 results. This time the award has been given to eight deserving Indian students from across the country. They will receive Rs 3 lakh each towards the coverage of their tuition fees. Five of the winners will pursue full-time post-graduate programmes in UK and one each of the others will study in Australia, Canada and the USA.
The selected winners of IELTS Scholarship Award 2013 are:
- Jahnavi Mirashi from Pune
- Janvi Thaker from Kolkata
- AvrinaJosJoslinThambi from Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu
- Gurjot Singh Garcha from Ludhiana
- SadiaZafar from Navi Mumbai
- ShraddhaKaur from Gurgaon
- Pramita Roy from Kolkata
- GowriRastogi from Bangalore
IELTS Scholarships are offered to the students who go to an English speaking country for graduate and post graduate programmes. This year, the scholars are from almost all parts of the country and it is evenly distributed. The IELTS Scholarships 2013 were given after a set of screenings. The process involved two rounds. In the first round, the British Council invited applications from across the country. The shortlisted candidates were asked to give a presentation on a topic. The award winners were selected from the best among them.