The Under Graduate Scholarships were introduced by the Lila Poonawalla Foundation in 2010, i.e. in the 15th year, for girls wishing to pursue Bachelors in Engineering, with the aim of supporting them through all the four years of their education.
In the 16th year, LPF extended these scholarships to girls who wish to pursue the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) course, to support them through all the three years of their education. Currently, these scholarships are given for B.Sc. in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computer Applications, Statistics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Animation & Multimedia.
In the 17th year, the undergraduate scholarships were further extended to include Bachelors courses in Nursing and Physiotherapy, Architecture, Pharmacy as well as Diploma courses in Education and Engineering, to support girls pursuing these courses through the entire period of the respective courses. In all, there are 6 categories of the Undergraduate Scholarships:
In the 20th year, LPF broke its record and awarded total 1190 scholarship in a year to the girls from Pune, Amravati, Wardha districts and 1713 scholarships in its 21st Year.
Till date, a total of 12220 scholarships have been given, to 5848 deserving girls.
1. Diploma in Engineering
2. Bachelor of Engineering
3. Direct 2nd year Engineering