Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021- Turning the Dreams of Girl Scholars Into Reality

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 is an initiative introduced by Ericsson to provide financial support to meritorious girl students coming from underprivileged sections of the society. Michelle Obama rightly said, “When women are educated, their countries become stronger and more prosperous.” Indeed, a woman’s education holds paramount importance when it comes to the collective growth of a nation. Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 contributes to its noble cause. 

As this scholarship program is meant to help the meritorious minds of the underprivileged girl scholars of the society to dream big, it is essential to have detailed knowledge about this programme. This article will help you in having a deeper cognizance of this scholarship programme in terms of its application process, eligibility, documentation, and other needful information. Read further to have a detailed understanding of this scholarship and its application process.

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Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – An Overview

Ericsson, one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers globally, is offering the Ericsson Empowering Scholarship Program 2021 as  part of its CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) initiative to encourage and help meritorious girl students from disadvantaged backgrounds to pursue their higher education.

Within the framework of this scholarship program, girl students pursuing studies in the 2nd year of Engineering (IT/CS) or MBA program across India will be provided with financial assistance of INR 75,000 per year to cover their academic expenses. 

The table given below consists of the essential details about the scholarship program for your quick reference. 

Detailed Overview of Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021

Particulars              Details
Name of the Scholarship                             Ericsson Empowering GIrl Scholarship Program 2021                               
Provider Detail                                                 Ericsson 
Eligibility                                                For girl students pursuing studies in 2nd year of Engineering (IT/CS) or MBA program
AwardINR 75,000 per year
Last Date to Apply15th December 2021
Application ModeOnline
Academic Session2021-2022

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Key Dates

Now, with this brief piece of information, it is important to have knowledge of some other details. But before referring to them, the candidates are necessarily required to keep track of the important dates of application to this scholarship program. The applications for Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 are currently open. The last date to submit the application forms is December 15, 2021.

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Eligibility

To procure the benefits under the Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021, the candidates are essentially required to fulfil a set of certain conditions set by the provider. These conditions include –

For Engineering Students:

  • Open for girl students across India only.
  • Applicants must be studying in the 2nd year of the Engineering program in ICT streams (IT/CS) at state/UGC recognized colleges in India.
  • Applicants must have scored at least 6.5 GPA or equivalent marks in the previous final examination. 
  • Annual family income of the applicant from all sources must not be more than INR 6,00,000.
  • Children of employees of Ericsson and Buddy4Study are not eligible. 

For MBA Students:

  • Open for girl students across India only.
  • Applicants must be studying in the 2nd year of the MBA program at reputed colleges in India.
  • Applicants must have scored at least 6.5 GPA or equivalent marks in the previous final examination. 
  • Annual family income of the applicant from all sources must not be more than INR 6,00,000.
  • Children of employees of Ericsson and Buddy4Study are not eligible.

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Award Details

Each selected girl scholar pursuing Engineering or MBA program, is entitled to receive a scholarship of INR 75,000 per year.

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Application Process

If you find yourself eligible for the Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021, you can apply for it online by following the steps mentioned below:

  • Visit the official scholarship page
  • Read all the details carefully and click the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective scholarship .
  • Login to Buddy4Study with your registered ID and land onto the ‘Application Form Page’. If not registered, register at Buddy4Study with your Email/Mobile/Gmail account.
  • You will now be redirected to a separate application instruction page. Click on the ‘Start Application’ button to begin the application process.
  • Fill in the required details in the online application form and upload relevant documents
  • Accept the ‘Terms and Conditions’ and click on ‘Preview’. Check if all the details filled in by the applicant are correctly showing on the preview screen or not. 
  • If all the details in the preview are correct, click on the ‘Submit’ button to complete the application process.

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Key Documents

While applying for the Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021, the applicants are required to keep the following documents ready with them:

  • Photo identity proof (Aadhaar Card)
  • Passport size photograph
  • Income proof (Form 16A/income certificate from government authority/salary slips, etc.)
  • Proof of admission (college/university ID card/bonafide certificate/etc.)
  • Current academic year fee receipt
  • Bank account details of the applicant (cancelled cheque/passbook copy)
  • Marksheets or grade card of previous qualifying examination

Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Selection Process

The selection of scholars for ‘Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program’ will be made based on their academic merit and financial background. It involves a multi-stage process as detailed below –

  • Initial shortlisting of applicants based on their academic merit, financial background and college profile
  • Telephonic interview of shortlisted candidates followed by document verification.
  • Final interview with Ericsson selection committee for final selection.

Note: Students from premium institutions will be given preference during shortlisting rounds.

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Ericsson Empowering Girl Scholarship Program 2021 – Contact Details

In case you have any queries related to this scholarship program, its eligibility, application process, award details, or selection process, you are requested to connect through the contact details given below –

Email: ericssonscholarship@buddy4study.com

Phone: 011-430-92248 (Ext- 132) (Monday to Friday – 10:00 AM to 6 PM)