Buddy4Study to bring scholarship support to more than 10,000 students affected by COVID

The platform has partnered with several corporate for this purpose and includes brands such  as Santoor, BSESHCL, Tata Capital, Xiaomi, Colgate-Palmolive, Piaggio, Shriram Transport, Fullerton

Scholarship platform and student empowerment network, Buddy4Study has partnered with multiple new corporates to bring scholarship support to more than 10,000 school and college students in past 2 months as per a statement issued by it.

The platform is hosting many new scholarships as part of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes of its existing and new corporate partners.

The platform has already opened applications for scholarships being offered by BSES, XiaomiWipro, STFC, Colgate-Palmolive, Legrand and Piaggio. Further, the next set of scholarships are expected to be launched soon in partnership with Tata Capital, Acuity Knowledge Partners and a few other corporates.

Speaking on the opening of the series of scholarships, Manjeet Singh, CEO, Buddy4Study, said, “We are extremely proud to host so many scholarships in quick succession. I firmly believe that this will motivate students from economically weaker sections who increasingly face a risk of dropping out of the formal education system, especially after the outbreak of COVID.”

Buddy4Study does end-to-end management of scholarship programmes and other education related CSR projects. Right from CSR project design to online applications and transparent tracking to structured reporting, the tech-driven platform does it all for its corporate partners.  

Turning the challenges of CSR implementation during COVID into opportunities, Buddy4Study has also started online learning, mentoring and employee volunteering programme modules to support corporates in undertaking counselling and learning activities towards helping needy students.