New Memorial Scholarship Announcement
Memorial Scholarship for Social Service
This new perpetual
scholarship has been donated by Ruchira and Aloke Ganguly ('84ME) in memory of their beloved
mother-in-law and mother, Kalyani Ganguly (1927-2016). Mrs. Ganguly
was a devoted social worker in Asansol of West Bengal and spent her entire
adult life tirelessly helping the underprivileged. One of her
greatest works has been to help establish ANANDAM, a school for children with special needs, where
students received a free
education. Even though she has experienced untimely
losses of family members, she has been strong and positive throughout her life.
This scholarship will be donated to the current
students at IIESTs, who have met at least one of the following criteria:
in schools, hospitals, mental health clinics, NGOs, senior citizen centers, and
recognized welfare centers.
others with a disability or a life-threatening disease.
social problem such as inadequate housing, unemployment, or substance abuse.
in social activities, not mentioned above, but made significant impact to