5 traits of scholarship you can choose from at GIIS Pune

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The Global Indian International School (GIIS) in Pune, is a haven for educational excellence for students. GIIS aims to build a community of well-rounded students who excel in all spheres of life, not just academics. Aligning, with its vision to make quality education accessible to all, the GIIS Pune offers six types of scholarship opportunities that students can choose from. 

In this blog, we have outlined all the six types of scholarships available at GIIS PUNE. Read on:

Global Citizen Scholarship (GCS) 

 The Global Citizen Scholarship (GCS) offered by GIIS Pune is a scholarship grant that covers the cost of education, living, and boarding expenses for two years for those students who wish to complete their 11th and 12th class education in any of GIIS’ global campuses.

This scholarship aims to enable students to become global citizens by offering them the opportunity to study in a campus of their dreams. Here are some of the characteristics of this scholarship:

  • Scholarship Eligibility
  • Category A: Students who have scored 94.0% and above in CBSE, ICSE, State, or Other Boards (or) scored A* in all nine subjects of IGCSE/ICSE “O” levels are eligible for a 100% waiver on Tuition + Hostel Fees. 
  • Category B: Students who have scored between 93-94% in CBSE, ICSE, State, or Other Boards (or) scored A* in 8 subjects of IGCSE/ICSE “O” levels are eligible for a 75% waiver on Tuition + Hostel Fees. 
  • Scholarship Tenure: 2 years
  • Applicable Grades: 11th and 12th-grade students

GIIS Global Sports Scholarship (GSS)

The Global Sports Scholarship (GSS) offered by GIIS Pune is a scholarship grant that aims to recognize the achievements of young athletes at the international, national, and state levels. 

  • Scholarship Eligibility: Students who have received an award or have been represented at international sports, national sports, and state-level sports will be eligible for a scholarship grant of 90-100% of the total fees.
  • Scholarship Tenure: 3 years
  • Applicable Grades:
  • Hadapsar Campus: Grades 1-8
  • Balewadi Campus: Grades 1-10

9GEMS Holistic Development Scholarship

The 9 Gems Holistic Development Scholarship is a coveted scholarship awarded at GIIS Pune. Students who have received National, International, Regional recognition, in the fields of sport, co-curricular activities including visual and performing arts, community service, innovation and entrepreneurship, or have shown extraordinary leadership skills are eligible to apply.

  • Scholarship Eligibility: Students who have been recognized in an international, national, or state event in any of the 9 Gems skills will be eligible for a scholarship grant in the range of 10-20%.
  • Scholarship Tenure: 1 year
  • Applicable Grades:
  • Hadapsar Campus: Grades 6-8
  • Balewadi Campus: Grades 6-10

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Global Skills Scholarship

GIIS Pune offers skill-based scholarships like the APJ Abdul Kalam Scholarship that provides scholarship grants to technologically-inclined students who have demonstrated promising signs of entrepreneurship in the digital space at a young age.

  • Scholarship Eligibility
  • Students who are National Rank Holders amongst the top 10, 20, or 30 student categories at the Olympiad by SOF/ STEM Olympiad/ Robotics Olympiad 
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Prize Winners at the annual competition of National Children’s Science Congress at the national and state level are eligible for scholarship grants between 10-20% off on tuition fees.
  • Scholarship Tenure: 1 year
  • Applicable Grades:
  • Hadapsar Campus: Grades 6-8
  • Balewadi Campus: Grades 6-10

Mahatma Gandhi Universal Values Merit-cum-means Scholarship

The Mahatma Gandhi merit-cum-means Scholarship is designed for students from low-mid income families who are excelling at academics. This is an attempt made by GIIS to make education more equitable and accessible for all.

  • Scholarship Eligibility: Students with a family income of fewer than 8 Lakhs to 25 lakhs a year are eligible for a scholarship grant in the range of 10-20% off on tuition fees.
  • Scholarship Tenure: 2 years
  • Applicable Grades:
  • Hadapsar Campus: Nursery – Grade 8
  • Balewadi Campus: Nursery – Grade 10

Global FUTURE READY Merit Scholarship (GFRM)

GIIS Future Ready Merit Scholarship is awarded to deserving and distinguished students who will get the opportunity to study at GIIS schools in Noida, Pune, and Bangalore. This scholarship is awarded to a select few meritorious students who have achieved academic excellence.

  • Scholarship Eligibility: Students who have achieved 90% to over 97% in CBSE, ICSE, State, or Other Boards (or) scored A* in 6-9 subjects of IGCSE/ICSE “O” levels are eligible for scholarship grants in the range of 10-20% off on tuition fees.
  • Scholarship Tenure: 2 years
  • Applicable Grades:
  • Hadapsar Campus: Grades 7-8
  • Balewadi Campus: Grades 7-10

As you can see, at GIIS Pune, students can choose scholarships based on skills, merit, sports, holistic development and more.

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