2009 Ambedkar Scholarships
 
Friends for Education International(FFEI) cordially invites you to its 7th Ambedkar scholarships distribution ceremony.
 
Date        : May 29, 2010 (Saturday)
Venure      : Ambedkar Bhavan

              Opp. Andhra Chrisitian College
              Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
 

Chief Guest: Mr B Ramanjuneyulu, Collector, Guntur District

 

Other guests:

Dr Sudhakar, Dooradarsan

Dr Siddoji Rao, Hyderabad

Mr G P Neelakantam, Project Director, DRDA

Prof Challapalli Swarupa Rani, Head of Buddhist Studies, Nagarjuna University, Guntur

Mr Maddu Ankaiah, Advocate


In this function the following scholarships will be distributed:

Regular scholarships: 36
(selected based on marks obtained in 10th grade) 
Educational Adoption (for children from scavenging families)
Uttar Pradesh       : 10
Tamilnadu           : 10
Sakya Hostel        : 10
Karnataka           :  7
Chilakaluripet, AP  : 10
Vijayawada, AP      :  4
Orissa              :  6
Decided later       : 12
 
Total          :105

In the function, the following books will be presented to the students:
Dr Kancha Ilaiah’s “Turning the Pot Tilling the land”
Dr Ambedkar’s biography (in English, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Oriya, and Hindi)
 
Book donations are mostly welcome.