In a move to expand the training range of the Konkani people group, World Konkani Center has presented a grant program, Vishwa Konkani Student Scholarship Fund (VKSSF), which will help Konkani understudies on the premise of legitimacy and intends to enlist in colleges and universities with its assistance.
A recompense function will occur today in which the main grant of this asset will be introduced by India's Union Minister of Railways, Mr. Suresh Prabhu. T.V. Mohandas Pai, the Chairman of Manipal Global Education and the pioneer of this grant asset will convey the keynote discourse to start the function while R.V. Deshpande will be the Chief Guest of this capacity. There will be a ton of key dignitaries present at the occasion also.
VKSSF will primarily give grants to MBBS and Engineering programs with Rs. 40000 and Rs. 30000 every year as the grant sums for individual projects for each understudy that fits the bill for it. It additionally has a Study Abroad grant program which will give every understudy Rs. 100,000 every year as the grant sum.
Since its foundation in 2010, VKSSF has granted around 17 grants so far and plans to grant another 24 this year.