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Video Gaming Becomes a Scholarship Sport at University of Utah

The University of Utah will become the first big-time sports school to offer scholarships for competitive video gaming, so far the most high-profile entry into collegiate esports. Backed by the Salt Lake City school’s video game development program, Utah’s first varsity esports team will play Riot Games’ popular League of Legends and compete in Riot’s collegiate league. More teams in ... Read More »

Bombay HC demands explanation from the State Ministry for Minority Affairs for scholarship denial

The submission of application form was made offline owing to network difficulties the applicants faced particularly in rural areas last year. Bombay HC give four-week to the respondents RELATED STORIES Financial literacy camp to promote digital hamlet and cashless transaction: Ahmedabad Microsoft hires IIT-Kanpur student with Rs 1.5 crore package Need education for an emancipated society: Chief Justice T S ... Read More »

Special scholarship worth Rs 75 crore awarded to J&K students

In order to help students in pursuing higher education outside Jammu and Kashmir state, the central government has recently decided to award scholarships to a few students. (Read: Delhi government likely to oppose several proposals of New Education Policy) Under the new scheme, candidates will be given over 3,500 scholarships worth a total of Rs 75 crore. Details of the ... Read More »

Madras HC issues notice to state govt. regarding extending scholarship to BC/MBC students of private colleges

The Madras High Court has issued notice to the state government on a petition seeking to extend the scholarship facility to Backward Class (BC) and Most Backward Class (MBC) students studying in private self-financing colleges. Why was the notice issued? Justice M Sathyanarayanan ordered the notice on a petition filed by a student S Sowmya, but then, adjourned the matter ... Read More »