Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Dec 9: Tata Steel will be giving scholarship to the talented wards of its employees in sports category. A notification for ‘Scholarship 2021-22’ has been issued by the company. The scholarship would be given to both boys and girls. First 10 girls and boys would be given the scholarship in aquatics, archery, athletics, badminton and basketball among other categories of sports. Besides, five differently-abled children would also get the scholarship, a circular said.
As per the notification, the scholarship would be given to those wards who have participated in national or international level competitions and won medals and are not engaged in any employment. There are two categories of such wards—first for wards below 20 years of age and the second for wards below 25 years of age, sources said.
International medal winners would get Rs 10,000 per month for one year while national level medal winners would get Rs 6,000 per month. The applications would be scrutinized by a five member committee. They can be deposited at JRD Tata Sports Complex by 5th January 2023, the circular said.