OnePlus, in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), initiated the “Never Settle Scholarship” program in August 2023.
The program’s primary goal is to provide full scholarships to numerous undergraduate candidates enrolled at IIT Madras.
This OnePlus Scholarship fund, named ‘Never Settle,’ caters to both new and current students pursuing the undergraduate (BTech) program at IIT Madras.
Candidates will undergo evaluation based on merit-cum-means criteria managed by IIT Madras during the scholarship review process.
The initiative, as per OnePlus, seeks to alleviate the financial strain of education by granting significant scholarships to deserving students.
Expressing gratitude for the partnership, Prof Mahesh Panchagnula, Dean (Alumni and Corporate Relations) at IIT Madras, highlighted the institution’s commitment to empowering future innovators in science and technology through this collaboration with OnePlus.
The program aims to honor and support the unwavering spirit of “never settling” among the upcoming generation of innovators. It aspires to promote academic excellence, nurturing their pursuits in the realm of science and technology.
Pete Lau, OnePlus‘ founder, acknowledged the pivotal role of the Indian community in the brand’s journey and decision to launch in the country.
He expressed excitement about the significant collaboration with IIT Madras, emphasizing their joint commitment to continuous innovation and the meaningful impact of this venture on the community.
- Ease the financial burden of education: The scholarship provides substantial financial support to deserving undergraduate students at IIT Madras.
- Empower future innovators: OnePlus values innovation and technology, and this scholarship hopes to nurture future generations of skilled minds in science and technology.
- Strengthen ties with IIT Madras: This partnership builds a connection between OnePlus and a prestigious academic institution, potentially fostering future collaborations and research opportunities.
Make Sure to share this post with your friends below