Centre to mentor 1 lakh girls for engineering courses
Monday, April 17, 2017, 10:34 AM
The Centre is set to roll-out a scheme to mentor at least one lakh girls, studying between Classes VIII and XII, to become scientists and engineers. The scheme, with an estimated outlay of Rs.2,000 crore, will be launched by the Department of Science and Technology later this year. The scheme will offer fellowships to the best performing girl students of Classes XI and XII.