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Projects

Nilaya Foundation, since its inception in 2003, has undertaken many projects in the field of education.
1) Scholarships for students:
  • General Scholarship: for poor & meritorious students who cannot bear entire expenses of his/her education. In this scheme entire scholorship amount is funded by Nilaya Foundation.Scholorship amount is decided based on course and availability of funds.
    Special scholorship process involves below steps
    1) Invite Applications
    2) Shortlist students based on information provide in application.
    3) Background Verification through references/telephone conversation/personal visit.
    4) Award scholoship to selected students.
     
  • Special Scholarship (Adoption):A donor or institution takes care of the entire education expense of a particular student.In this scheme Nilaya Foundation acts a bridge to connect needy students and generous Donors.
    Special scholorship process involves below steps
    1) Invite Applications
    2) Shortlist students based on information provide in application.
    3) Background Verification through references/telephone conversation/personal visit.
    4) Prepare profiles of shortlisted students and share the same with prospective donors.
    5) Based on donor wish map students to donors.
    6) Award scholoship to selected students.
    7) Tracking the student’s academic progress and updating the donor on the same.
2) Fund Raising for Scholarship
  • Spandana – One time Fund Raising Drive was done with help of committed band of volunteers in June 2009. Though this drive Nilaya Foundation was able to raise a corpus of around 8 lakh Rupees. As on November 2011 Nilaya foundation has a corpus fund of 12 lakh Rupees !! Thanks to all our generous donors !!. Interest of this corpus is used every year for awarding scholarships.
  • Sankalpa – Fixed amount is contributed by Donors’ each month. Amount collected in each year is utilized for scholarship in same year. Sankalpa project helps us to increase beneficiaries every year through sustained donors.
3) Akshaya Patre
  • Presenting unique option to donors to sponsor one day food expense at Vidyarthi Nilaya. Project has been inaugurated by H.H. Shri Vishveshteertha Swamiji on 05 February 2011. Present scope of project covers Dharwad Vidyarthi Nilaya. Plan is to extend it to other Vidyarthi Nilaya by next year.
  • In 2011-2012 academic year 100 days expenses of Prahlad vidyarthi NIlay, Dharwad is coved by this scheme. Around 40+ students are benefitted by this unique scheme.