U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Educating Young Women

U-Go Scholarship Program is an initiative of U-Go to provide financial assistance to young women who are pursuing professional graduation courses. Under this scholarship, academically promising students who are pursuing professional graduation courses such as teaching, nursing, pharmacy, medicine, engineering, etc. will be provided with the financial assistance of up to INR 60,000 per year for up to 4 years. 

 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.

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – An Overview

U-Go, a non-profit organisation based in California, USA, in association with GiveIndia is offering this scholarship to help ambitious and promising young women in India to pursue their higher education.

It has introduced the U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 in partnership with Buddy4Study (implementation partner) for students studying in the first year of their graduation programme to support them in continuing their education. 

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

Detailed Overview of U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23

Particulars                Details
Name of the Scholarship               U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23
Provider Detail                                                U-Go
Eligibility                                              
  • Young women pursuing professional graduation courses such as teaching, nursing, pharmacy, medicine, engineering, etc. are eligible. 
  • Applicants must be studying in the first year of their graduation programme.
  • Must have secured at least 70% marks in Class 10 and 12 examination.
  • Annual family income of the applicant from all sources must be less than INR 5 lakhs.
  • Students from PAN India can apply.
Award
  • For Teaching courses – INR 40,000 per year for 2 years
  • For Nursing and Pharma courses – INR 40,000 per year for 4 years
  • For Engineering and Medicine courses – INR 60,000 per year for 4 years 
Last Date to Apply* November 30, 2022
Application Mode Online
Academic Session 2022-2023

*The application deadline mentioned above is tentative and may change at the discretion of the scholarship provider. 

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – 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 programme. The applications for U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 are currently open. The last date to submit the application forms is November 30, 2022.

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Eligibility

  • Young women pursuing professional graduation courses such as teaching, nursing, pharmacy, medicine, engineering, etc. are eligible. 
  • Applicants must be studying in the first year of their graduation programme.
  • Must have secured at least 70% marks in Class 10 and 12 examination.
  • Annual family income of the applicant from all sources must be less than INR 5 lakhs.
  • Students from PAN India can apply.

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Award Details

The selected scholars will receive the scholarship as specified below – 

  • For Teaching courses – INR 40,000 per year for 2 years
  • For Nursing and Pharma courses – INR 40,000 per year for 4 years
  • For Engineering and Medicine courses – INR 60,000 per year for 4 years 

Note: Scholarship funds can be utilized only for academic expense purposes, which includes tuition fees, hostel fees, food, travel, internet, device, books, stationery, online learning, etc.

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Application Process

Eligible candidates can apply for the U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 online by following the steps mentioned below –   

  • Visit the official scholarship page.
  • Read all the details carefully and Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective category of scholarship.
  • Login to Buddy4Study using a registered ID to land on the ‘Online Application Form Page’.
    • If not registered – Register with your Email/Mobile Number/Gmail account. 
  • You will now be redirected to the ‘U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23’  application form page.
  • Click on the ‘Start Application’ button to begin the application process.
  • Fill in the required details in the online application form.
  • Upload relevant documents.
  • Accept the ‘Terms and Conditions’ and click on ‘Preview’. 
  • If all the details filled in by the applicant are correctly showing on the preview screen, click on the ‘Submit’ button to complete the application process.

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Key Documents

Candidates applying for this scholarship program need to upload the following documents while applying – 

  • Class 12 mark sheet and passing certificates
  • A government-issued identity proof (Aadhaar card/ voter id card/driving license/PAN card)
  • Current year admission proof (fee receipt/admission letter/institution identity card/bonafide certificate)
  • Family income proof (ITR Form-16/income certificate issued by competent government authority/salary slips)
  • Payment receipts to be submitted for funds spent by beneficiaries towards their academic pursuit
  • Bank account details of applicant
  • Photograph of the applicant

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Selection Process

The selection of scholars for the ‘U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23’ will be made on the basis of their academic merit and financial background. It involves a multi-stage process as detailed below –

  • Initial shortlisting of applications based on their academic merit and financial background
  • Telephonic interviews of shortlisted candidates followed by document verification for final selection

U-Go Scholarship Program 2022-23 – Contact Details

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

Email –  ugoscholarship@buddy4study.com 

Phone – 011-430-92248 (Ext-309)