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About the STEM Scholarship

The Bhushan Dandawate STEM Scholarship is a testament to the power of education and the transformative potential of the STEM fields. This scholarship is the brainchild of Bhushan Dandawate, a distinguished alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, where he earned his B. Tech in Civil Engineering. His own journey in the STEM field has been a source of inspiration, leading him to establish this scholarship program. 

Bhushan Dandawate STEM Scholarship

Bhushan’s career is a testament to the transformative power of education, particularly in the STEM fields. From his early days at IIT Bombay to his successful career in the technology and financial sectors, Bhushan’s journey is a testament to the power of a strong educational foundation. His experiences have instilled in him a deep appreciation for the opportunities that education can provide, and he has dedicated himself to extending these opportunities to others. 

The Bhushan Dandawate STEM Scholarship is designed to support US-based undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing studies in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The scholarship aims to alleviate the financial burden of education for deserving students and to encourage more individuals to pursue careers in these critical fields. 

Bhushan’s own journey in the STEM field began with his education at IIT Bombay, one of the premier institutes of technology in the world. This experience laid the foundation for his successful career and instilled in him a deep appreciation for the transformative power of education in these fields. The Bhushan Dandawate STEM Scholarship is an extension of this belief and is designed to support the next generation of innovators, thinkers, and leaders in the STEM fields. 

The scholarship is open to all students in the United States who are currently enrolled in a STEM program at the undergraduate or graduate level. The aim is to support these students in their academic journey and to help them unlock their full potential. The scholarship is not just a financial aid program, but a commitment to nurturing talent and promoting excellence in the STEM fields. 

Bhushan Dandawate’s vision for this scholarship is rooted in his belief in the power of education and his commitment to giving back to the community. Through this scholarship, he hopes to inspire students to pursue their passion in the STEM fields and to contribute to the advancement of these critical areas of study. The Bhushan Dandawate STEM Scholarship is more than just a financial aid program – it is a commitment to nurturing the next generation of STEM leaders.