Two Delhi University students have been awarded the prestigious EY scholarship this year , the varsity said on Thursday.
Shruti Agarwal , a third year student of B.COM(HONS) and Mayank Kedia , a first year student of the same course , at Du’s Hansraj College, have won the scholarship.
The EY Scholarship program recognizes and rewards students with exemplary entrepreneurial spirit through a business case competition. The EY Scholarship 2021 received more than 11000 registration from across the country . After a screening process ,top 50 participants were selected for final pitching round . The top 10 winners are finally designated as EY scholars. It is open to all students who are pursuing graduation courses, across colleges in India . The program involves the submission of a business case on building a better working world.
The top 10 winners are rewarded with Rs 1L and an opportunity to earn industry-recognized digital credentials on future-focused skills as well as a two month internship with EY in a service line of their choice.
A DU social media post congratulated both reciepents, saying ”Heartiest Congratulations to Shruti and Mayank! The University of Delhi is proud of you!”