EDUCATIONAL SPONSORSHIPS

Chirag Educational Scholarships 2010-2012

Project Lead: Satish Shenoy
Local Sponsor & Lead: K. R. Shanbhogue
Project Start Date: June 2010
Project Duration/Type : Recurring
Project Description: Educational grants to 69 deserving students with special needs
Deliverables:Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), school bags,umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box, calculators,Oxford English-Kannada Dictionary and World Atlas
Total Cost of Sponsorship: $2500
Project Status: COMPLETE.

Chirag Educational Scholarships 2008-2009

Project Lead: Satish Shenoy
Local Sponsor & Lead: K R Shanbhogue
Project Start Date: May 2008
Project Duration/Type: Recurring / New Scholarships
Project Description: Continued sponsorship of students through educational scholarships – included total of 60 students
Total Cost of Sponsorship: $2100
Deliverables: Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), school bags,umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box, calculators,Oxford English-Kannada Dictionary and World Atlas
Project Status: Completed

 

Chirag Educational Scholarships 2007-2008

Project Lead:Satish Shenoy
Local Sponsor & Lead: K R Shanbhogue
Project Start Date: Dec 2006
Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time
Project Description: Continued sponsorship of students through educational scholarships.For the academic year 2007-2008 .Chirag volunteers identified 7 students from 2 different schools. The schools supported include

1 student – Government Pre-University High School
6 students -DK Zilla Parishad Higher Primary school, Kabaka

Total Cost of Sponsorship: $150
Deliverables:Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), school bags,umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box, calculators,Oxford English-Kannada Dictionary and World Atlas
Project Status: Completed

Chirag Educational Scholarships 2006-2007

Project Lead:Satish Shenoy
Local Sponsor & Lead: K R Shanbhogue
Project Start Date: Sep 2006
Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time
Project Description: Continued sponsorship of students through educational scholarships.For the academic year 2006-2007 .Chirag volunteers identified 11 students from 3 different schools. The schools supported include

4 students-St.Philomina High School , Darbe
3 students –DK Zilla Parishad Model Higher Primary school, Harady
4 students-Mountain View High School , Salmara

Total Cost of Sponsorship: $300
Deliverables:Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), school bags,umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box, calculators,Oxford English-Kannada Dictionary and World Atlas
Project Status: Completed

Chirag Sponsorships 2006-2007

scholarship holders 2006-2007

Jabbar.K.
Upendra
Mohammad Irfan
Deepak.K.
Rahiman
Ramlat

Chirag Educational Scholarships 2005-2006

Project Lead: Satish Shenoy
Local Sponsor & Lead: K. R. Shanbhogue (Retd. Banker, Puttur)
Project Start Date:Jan 2006
Project Duration/Type : Short-Term /One-time
Project Description: For this project, we have selected a total of 15 students – this project initially was targeted to support 6 students. It was then expanded to support 9 more students after the Chirag committee assessed the dire needs of the additional students. Schools supported include
5 students – Dr. Shivaram Karanth High School
1 student – Government Pre-University College Mangalore,
6 students from Zilla Panchayat Hr. Primary School , Kemminje
3 students from D.K. Zilla Panchayat Hr.Primary School , Ragikumeri , Puttur.
Ten of these kids are completely or partially disabled and five of them desperately need financial support to continue schooling.
Deliverables:Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), school bags,umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box, calculators,Oxford English-Kannada Dictionary and World Atlas
Total Cost of Sponsorship: First Round of funding – Rs. 11,250 (approx US $250) + Second Round – Rs. 11,000 (US $250)
Project Status: COMPLETE One round of funding dispersed in January of 2006, Education supplies provided. second round of funding provided in march of 2006, Education supplies provided. Completed the project and documentation by May 2006.
Chirag Scholarship Recipients 2006:

Picture of some Chirag 2006 scholarship recepients

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Chirag Educational Scholarships 2004-2005

Project Lead: Satish Shenoy
Local Sponsor & Lead: K. R. Shanbhogue (Retd. Banker, Puttur)
Project Start Date:August 2005
Project Duration: Short-Term / One-time
Project Description: A number of students from poor families desperately needed help around Puttur, a town of about 120,000 near Mangalore, India. The kids are from among 2 local schools – B.E.M Higher Primary School and Government Primary School. The parents of these students are road sweepers and construction workers who earn very meagre incomes. Out of the 13 students that need URGENT help, 7 students are completely or partially disabled.
Deliverables:The students lack some of the basic educational amenities – Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (2 sets), umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box , etc.
Total Cost of Sponsorship: Rs. 10,000 (approx US $250)
Project Status: COMPLETE – Funding dispersed, Education supplies provided; Further collaborative efforts with organizations such as RCPD, Singapore’s SUPERSEED to support us. With some of the remaining seed money, we got a useful workbench built for Neha – she is delighted that she does not have to painfully squat on the floor for reading and writing in the classroom any more !
Other collaborative efforts/Next Steps: Read Neha’s heart-wrenching story; A proposal has been put forth to RCPD to get Neha some priority, additional support.

Chirag Scholarship Recipients 2005:

Picture of Chirag 2005 scholarship recepients

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