UGAM-Legrand Scholarship Program 2018-19: Empowering women with technical education

Here comes some good news for all the young women who are interested in pursuing their career in B.Tech/ B.E/ B.Arch! Legrand — a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructure – is offering UGAM-Legrand Scholarship Program 2018-19 to female students who have completed Class X and XII with a minimum of 75% marks.

For over four decades, Legrand has been one of the leading companies in India leveraging global knowledge to customise offerings locally, delivering end-to-end solutions across categories and sectors.

Through this UGAM Scholarship program, Legrand aims to empower meritorious Girl students to pursue a career in technology by supporting them to take up their dream courses in technical education.

Who can apply?

  • Girl students – 2018 Class XII pass out with an aggregate score of 75%
  • Indian National
  • Studying in Indian university

Students from pan India are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is only for the girl child. Candidates should have secured a minimum of 75% marks both in Class X and XII to be eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Documents required

Along with the application form, aspirants need to submit following documents:

  • Birth certificate / proof of age
  • Class X mark sheet
  • Aadhar card
  • Class XII score details (online copy)
  • University Admission details – college, course with fee structure
  • Proof of family income or Form 16 (parent’s/dependants)

Scholarship award

The scholarship will cover 60% of the college tuition fee or INR 60,000 per annum whichever is less for study B.Tech/ B.E/ B.Arch in a recognized college or university in India.

Selection criteria

Shortlisting of the candidates for the scholarship will be strictly based on the merits and to the deserving students

Shortlisted candidates will be selected for the telephonic round of interview and final scholars will be selected thereafter (either direct / skype/telephonic based on the candidate’s location)

Final selected list of students name will be published on the website and personalized scholarship award letter will be issued by Legrand.

Interview questions to be decided with Legrand team consultation.

Providing the list of top candidates based on the interview round.

Final scholar selection decision will be with Legrand scholarship team.

Important dates

Scholarship launch date: 22nd June 2018

Application deadline: 15th July 2018

Final telephonic interview round: 16th July 2018

The announcement of the selected candidates: 25th July 2018

Transfer of scholarship amount: 15th August 2018