Sikhnet

CommunitySikhismGurbaniDownloadsYouthShopping
HELP | DONATE
Community
  Recent News

Vaisakhi Fervor In Washington Gurdwara

Sikh: Race Was Factor In Arrest

U.N. Struggles Over How To Help Nations That Reject Aid

United Sikhs Relief Mission Collects Donated Items From Buddhist Maha Vihara For Transportation To Myanmar

Baba Santa Singh: A Small Memory Of A Departed Chief

Grooving With The Kids

Sikh Youth Group Donates Rm20,000

Struggle To Reach China Quake Survivors

Gurmat Camp Ii Held At Tagi Tagi Gurudwara Sahib In Fiji Islands

An Emmy Goes To "Sikhs In America" Documentary

Changing Expressions Of Punjabi Culture

'One Light' Shares The Message Of Guru Nanak With Students At Atlanta Film Festival

A Dream Comes True For 22 Couples

Turban Diktat Kicks Up Row In Punjab's Sikh School

Sikhs Shun San Francisco Airport Alleging Religious Profiling


You can add SikhNet news to your website or read it in your RSS news reader.

Receive SikhNet News Daily by Email




Search SikhNet News Archive


Harvard University Sikh Scholorship Applications Open

03/02/2007

Comments Email this Article


    HARVARD UNIVERSITY SIKH SCHOLARSHIP

    The Sikh Scholarship Foundation was started in 2002 to provide scholarship grants to Sikh students at Oxford University, UK. Building upon the success of the program there, the Foundation is glad to announce the availability of a US $10,000 annual scholarship award to one Sikh student who has been duly admitted to Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts in the United States for the academic year 2007-2008. The scholarship award will be paid to the successful candidate each academic year for up to four years.

    It is high time that the Sikh community encourage their youth to not only attend excellent and prestigious institutions of higher learning, but also provide incentive to learn and commit to the Sikh ideals of sevā-simran at the same time as undertaking their academic education.. To that end, the Sikh Scholarship Foundation requires recipients of the scholarship to attend a 2 week intensive Gurmat training course and occasional projects, lectures and assignments on Sikhī topics during their university career. Furthermore, the scholars automatically become members of the Mātā Sāhib Kaur Alumni Society and utilize their education and Sikhi background to participate in society as practicing ambassadors of the Sikh nation.


    All students interested in this program are urged to request an application form from the Sikh Scholarship Foundation using the following contact information:
    Email – applicationform@sikhscholarship.org
    Phone – 1-978-764-6855 (Harvard Shcolarship only)
    Web page – www.sikhscholarship.org

    What – The Sikh Scholarship Foundation, Harvard Scholarship
    Who – All Sikh students admitted to Harvard University, Cambridge, MA for the academic year 2007-2008 are eligible to apply
    How – Request an application form from applicationform@sikhscholarship.org
    When – Deadline for all application forms is June 30, 2007. Scholarship award is announced August 1, 2007.

    For more information regarding the Sikh Scholarship Foundation, please visit www.sikhscholarship.org.

    In partnership with the Sikh Research Institute, the Sikh Scholarship Foundation – Harvard is also accepting funds for this program. If you are interested in contributing, please send us your tax-deductible donation to:

    Sikh Research Institute
    P.O. Box 690504
    San Antonio, TX 78269

    Please make check payable to Sikh Research Institute and write “SSF-Harvard” in the memo.

    Alternatively you may contribute via internet at http://www.sikhri.org/support/gifts.asp
    and select “Sikh Scholarship Foundation – Harvard” when making your yearly commitment.
Note: Comments do not represent the views of SikhNet. Comments containing
profanity, provocation or slandar will be removed by the moderators.





Search SikhNet News Archive

Email the News Editor Add SikhNet news to your website

Click here to support SikhNet
Become a SikhNet Supporter
Make a one time contribution or sign up as a monthly SikhNet donor.

History - Donation - Privacy - Help - Registration - Search


Copyright 2007 SikhNet
Phone: 505-753-3117 - Email SikhNet Support




Harvard-THUMB.bmp