Azim Premji began his systematic philanthropic activities in 2001. Over the past years he has transferred a significant part of his personal wealth, including the economic ownership of about 74% of Wipro’s shareholding, for Philanthropic purposes, by irrevocably donating and creating an endowment valued (as of Jan 2022) at approximately USD 38 billion (Rs 287,000 crores), to fund the work mentioned below. The Foundation continues to have 66% of the economic ownership of Wipro Ltd.
The work of the Foundation spans from education to other important areas of equity and human well-being. In education, the Foundation has its own operations; in the other fields, it works by supporting a large number of not-for-profits through multi-year financial grants.
The following applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship program:
- Should have passed or given the 12th board exams
- Should not be older than 19 years of age as on 1 July 2019
- Should have scored at least 50% marks in class 12th board exams
- Annual family income must not exceed INR 12 Lakh
Note: Students appearing for their final examination by June 2019 are also eligible.
Follow the steps to apply:
Step 1: Visit the online scholarship portal and register.
Step 2: Login and fill in the application form with the required details.
Step 3: Attach the necessary documentation.
Step 4: Submit the application.
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