Tata Power Company has leveraged Government of India’s – National Scholarship Portal and awarded scholarship to over 700 students (90% SC/ST plus minority and 80% girls), with an aim to support higher education amongst India’s youths. The activity was held under the company’s Financial Inclusion CSR program titled – ‘Adhikaar’.
As part of this activity, the Income Certificates to students were issued through Maha E Seva Kendra under Financial Inclusivity programme at Rs 47 (Government fee) within 15 days. Additionally, it also benefitted each student with a scholarship worth Rs 5,000 per year and access to government library at no additional cost.
Tata Power Company is India’s largest integrated power company with a growing international presence. The company together with its subsidiaries and jointly controlled entities has presence in all the segments of the power sector viz. Fuel Security and Logistics, Generation (thermal, hydro, solar and wind), Transmission, Distribution and Trading.