VIBGYOR High Goregaon student wins HT Scholarship 2015
Tamanna Balachandran, a student from Grade 5 of VIBGYOR High Goregaon school won the ‘Hindustan Times Scholarship Programme 2015’. The winner was awarded with a trophy and scholarship certificate by Imran Khan, a popular Bollywood actor. The scholarship of Rs.50,000 was given in the form of cheque in an award ceremony held today at New Cuffe Parade Arts & Culture Centre.
Tamanna was amongst the top 50 students who were felicitated in the ceremony selected after an interview with Soumya Bhattacharya, Editor, Hindustan Times. These 50 students were chosen from 77,000 entries from 250-300 schools across Mumbai.
“I am indeed proud of Tamanna on her achievement, she is a hardworking girl. I wish her the very best for future endeavors and also congratulate her on the behalf of the VIBGYOR High faculty.” said Mr. Shim Mathew, Principal VIBGYOR High, Goregaon on the success of his student.
VIBGYOR High is one of the best International schools in Mumbai, established in 2004. It offers a diverse experiential and integrated learning programme which facilitates development of students’ personality, creativity, values and personal leadership.
Talking about winning the scholarship Tamanna exclaimed, “I really worked hard for the essay and I am glad that all my hardwork finally paid off. I would like to thank my parents and my school VIBGYOR High for providing me with an opportunity like this”.
‘HT Scholarship’ is open for students who are studying in classes 5th to 9th and who have scored more than 60% in their last year’s final examination. Students can participate in the Scholarship Program by filling the nomination forms which shall be made available at select Schools and published in Hindustan Times, Mumbai Edition.
About VIBGYOR High Group of Schools:
Founded in 2004, VIBGYOR High is one of the leading chains of schools in India known for its quality education and academic excellence. Ranked second in the ICSE board, 2014, the institution offers a unique range of worldclass educational services for the holistic development of students in curricular and co-curricular studies. Under the leadership of Mr. Rustom Kerawalla, Chairman and Managing Director of the institution, VIBGYOR High is set to draw new horizons with 21 schools in seven major cities, reaching out to more than 24,000 students nationwide. VIBGYOR High caters to the students from Pre-primary to Grade 12, with a student teacher ratio of 1:10 for Primary and 1:24 for Secondary level.A diverse experiential and integrated learning programme is the key highlight of VIBGYOR’s curriculum. VIBGYOR High provides a mixed spectrum of national and international levels of University education such as ICSE, CBSE and University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) and A-levels.