Tana Foundation’s Graduate Scholarships Notification and Online Application 2016-17

TANA Foundation USA has announced Graduate Scholarships for Telugu students who are currently residing in Andhra Pradesh only, to pursue higher education in the USA in academic year 2016-17


Also See : Scholarships 2019


TANA Scholarship Details

Number of Scholarships: 07

Each scholar will receive $500 (i.e., a total of $2000) each semester upon submission of the Grades received in the previous semester and a request from the recipient to TANA Foundation stating that he/ she has completed the course work successfully in the previous semester

Eligibility for TANA Foundation Scholarship 2016

Must have been admitted to a Graduate School in a US University in 2016-2017 academic year; students already in the USA will not be eligible to apply

Must show need for financial aid. TANA Foundation will assess the need based also on the information received independently from sources other than that provided by the applicant

Each recipient must promise to support financially, through TANA Foundation, a new Telugu student from Andhra Pradesh within three years after arriving in the USA. Recipient must be willing to be in touch with TANA Foundation on half-yearly basis until such promise is fulfilled

Selection Process

TANA Foundation is pleased to announce these seven scholarships for the upcoming academic year sponsored by the above-mentioned donors to provide more opportunities for higher education in the USA.

Selection will be based on (a) need (b) merit, grades and recommendations (c) scores in standardized tests like GRE, TOEFL (d) reputation of the College/University in India from which the applicant is graduating (e) reputation of the school in North America in which the applicant is planning to pursue higher education (f) the field of study in which the applicant is planning higher education (g) extracurricular activities the applicant is proficient in, and (i) only if the applicants a Telugu student from Andhra Pradesh.

How to Apply?

Applicants should send their applications with full details and scanned attachments of supporting documents by regular air mail or Express Mail to Prasad Choudary Kakarala, 66 Harvest Lane, Tiffin, OH 44883, USA; Email [email protected]

For more details, please visit: www.tana.org

Important Dates

The Last Date for Submission of filled-in Application Form is 30th September 2016

Telugu Association of North America

A 50(c) (3) Certified Nonprofit Organization Tax ID: 36-3060732, Prasad Choudary Kakarala, 66 Harvest Lane, Tiffin, OH 44883, USA, Email: [email protected], Website www.tana.org