Lila Poonawalla Foundation, Leading Indian women, Non profit, NGO offering scholarships
Empowering Girls Through Education
Lila Poonawalla Foundation is an Educational Trust in India whose vision is to contribute to the empowerment of Indian women by supporting academically outstanding and financially deserving girls, through scholarship to pursue higher education. Since its inception in 1996, over 23126 scholarships have been granted to 8359 deserving girls.
The foundation gives Scholarships to the girls from Pune, Amaravati and Wardha district.In Pune district LPF supports girls from school level until post graduation. In Amaravati and Wardha district scholarships are given for undergraduate studies. LPF scholarships are merit-cum-need based scholarships. The highlight of the foundation is that it gives an outright grant to all the girls who are selected by the foundation Trustees.
LPF doesnot just give scholarships, they also help, support and train the girls to become confident young individuals. Click on these following links to know more about the initiative LPF takes which include Art & Culture , Grooming and Fun Activities
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