Scholarships will be provided to students of Central Hindu Boys School and Central Hindu Girls School on merit basis as announced by Banaras Hindu University(BHU). One student from Central Hindu Boys School and two students from Central Hindu Girls School from the financially weaker section will be entitled to scholarships based on their Class 5 marks. The students who obtain the scholarship will have to secure a minimum of 75% marks in every class.
The scholarship is named 'Shrimati Pratibha and Shri Vaidhyanath Banerjee scholarship" and will come into effect from the year 2020 and the students will be provided school fees, stationery, books and uniforms from class 6 to class 12th.
Rakesh Bhatnagar's wife Nirupama Banerjee with her kin, Sarju Geeta Banerjee and Ajeet Banerjee took the initiative to implement the scholarship in the memory of their late father and late mothers.Collectively they have provided Rs 4.24 lakh as a fund for the scholarship.
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