Shah Rukh Khan’s want to play an energetic function within the empowerment of girls had seen him launch the Shah Rukh Khan La Trobe University PhD Scholarship in 2019, in affiliation with the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) and the Australian college. Kerala’s Gopika Kottantharayil Bhasi was awarded the maiden scholarship for her analysis in agricultural science. Now, after an unexpected two-year break as a result of pandemic, the scholarship has been opened to candidates from August 18.
Female college students with a Masters of Research diploma inside the previous 10 years can apply for the scholarship, which is designed to recognise Indian ladies’s achievements throughout engineering, cyber safety, data expertise, well being and sports activities. The chosen pupil will obtain a four-year analysis scholarship at La Trobe University. She can even be felicitated by the famous person at a Mumbai occasion later within the yr. Mitu Bhowmick Lange, pageant director, lauds Khan’s steady efforts to offer a platform to ladies throughout numerous fields. She says, “We all know Shah Rukh Khan has an enormous coronary heart, and he has proved it once more. The scholarship is a life-changing alternative for a feminine researcher from India. SRK’s affiliation with IFFM goes again a good distance, however now, because it’s for a trigger, it makes it much more particular.”