Sharp Young Scholar
Gargi Shetty, currently studying in Grade 6 has been a proud winner of the 3rd edition of the Hindustan Times Scholarship Programme award - 2013. The awards ceremony
and felicitation took place on 8th February 2013 at Shanmukhanand Auditorium, Sion. 50 of the brightest students from Class 5 to 9 were honoured for
winning scholarships of Rs50,000 each along with a trophy and a certificate of merit; after a grueling two-tier selection process, 57000 applications from 280 schools - 150 students, 30 each from Grades
5 to 9 were shortlisted and were interviewed at the HT office by the editor Mr Soumya Bhattacharya and Dy. Editor Pravin Nair.
Maharashtra Governor K. Shankaranarayanan was the Chief Guest at the function and the awards were presented by actress Kajol and boxer Vijendra Singh.