Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL), the national leader in test preparatory services for aspiring doctors and IITians with more than 200 centres across the country, has announced a new scholarship exam, named Aakash SPARRK, aimed at giving deserving students from Class VII to Class IX an opportunity to take the first step in their endeavour to realise their dreams.
Aakash SPARRK is being offered for the first time from this year and is for students moving from Class VII to Class VIII; from Class VIII to Class IX and from Class IX to Class X. It will be held on March 15, 2020, across 24 states and Union Territories in the country.
Aakash SPARKK will offer students an opportunity to compete at a national level and win a scholarship of up to 90% of the tuition fee. Through SPARRK, Aakash aims to empower and enable students to utilize AESL’s coaching without financial constraints.
Commenting on the announcement of the new scholarship, Aakash Chaudhry, Director and CEO, Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL), said: “To succeed, it is important to take a step in the direction of your goal. From this year, we are pleased to introduce Aakash SPARRK, which will provide students an opportunity to win a scholarship at the national level. We are confident that SPARKK will generate great enthusiasm among students and enable them to strive onto the path of realising their dreams.”
DETAILS OF THE SCHOLARSHIP
•AAKASH SPARKK will be held on March 15, 2020, across 24 states/union territories in the country.
• The exam will be for one hour and will be conducted in two shifts i.e. from 11 am to 12 pm and from 3 pm to 4 pm.
• The last date for registration and receiving the duly filled-in application form is March 13, 2020. The registration fee is Rs 200.
• Students will be tested on subjects viz. Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.
The exam will take place across all major cities in the states of Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Jammu, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal.
Aakash Institute aims to help students in their quest to achieve academic success with its standardized content and coaching methods, integrated teaching methodology, qualified faculty, comprehensive study material, diversified course offerings and delivery channels, modern infrastructure and disciplined and focused learning environment.
It has a centralized in-house process for curriculum and content development and faculty training and monitoring, led by its National Academic Department. Over the years, students from Aakash have shown proven selection track record in various Medical & Engineering entrance exams and competitive and scholarship exams such as NTSE, KVPY, and Olympiads.