The Scholarship Disbursement For Meritorious Students under the aegis of Dhrithi Foundation, Mangaluru, Vidyaposhak, Dharwad, PP Gomathi Memorial Trust, Mangalore and Megha Fruit Processing Pvt Ltd was conducted by direct transfers to beneficiary accounts during the last week of March 2022.
PP Gomathi Memorial Trust, Mangalore, established in memory of PP Gomathi, Professor of English and retired Principal of Besant’s College, Mangalore, had joined the efforts of Dhrithi Foundation last year. Megha Fruit Processing Pvt Ltd., Puttur, makers of Bindu Mineral Water and other products, magnanimously came forward to extend support to needy students under their CSR initiative this year. Many other donors, who have been regularly extending support since the beginning, also continued their support. It is indeed very heartening and encouraging, to say the least.
This year, 2021-22, a sum of Rs. 3,88,000 was distributed to 195 beneficiary students from Dakshina Kannada district, 26 students being newly supported. Of this, PP Gomathi Memorial Trust and Megha Fruit Processing Pvt Ltd., each provided support of Rs. 100000.
This was the 16th year of Dhrithi Foundation’s Nurture Merit Programme and during this period, a total of Rs. 95,06,064 has been provided to 1296 students, continuously until the completion of their education.